Agenda

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Thursday, April 16

TIme Event
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Welcome Reception to include hors d’oeuvres, beverages and poster viewing

Friday, April 17

Time Title Speaker/Institution
7:45 – 8:25 a.m. Breakfast and Registration
8:25 – 8:30 a.m. Welcome Remarks Jonathan D. Licht, M.D. | University of Florida
IMMUNOTHERAPY PRINCIPLES
8:30 – 9 a.m. Rational Approaches to Combination Immuno-Oncology Therapies Samir N. Khleif, M.D. | Georgetown University Cancer Center
9 – 9:30 a.m. Role of Microbiota in Immunotherapy Response and Toxicity Christian Jobin, Ph.D. | University of Florida
9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Q & A
CLINICAL UPDATES & RECENT IMMUNO-ONCOLOGY APPROVALS
9:45 – 10 a.m. Recent Approvals and Clinical Updates for Immuno-Oncology in Neuro & Pediatrics Elias Sayour, M.D., Ph.D. | University of Florida
10 – 10:15 a.m. Recent Approvals and Clinical Updates for Immuno-Oncology in Hematologic Malignancy Jack Hsu, M.D. | University of Florida
10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Q & A
10:30 – 10:50 a.m. Break
10:50 – 11:20 a.m. Recent Approvals and Clinical Updates for Immuno-Oncology in Breast Cancer Leisha A. Emens, M.D., Ph.D. | University of Pittsburgh Cancer Center
11:20 – 11:35 a.m. Recent Approvals and Clinical Updates for Immuno-Oncology in Genitourinary Cancers Jonathan A. Chatzkel, M.D. | University of Florida
11:35 – 11:50 a.m. Recent Approvals and Clinical Updates for Immuno-Oncology in Gastrointestinal Cancers Thomas J. George, M.D., FACP | University of Florida
11:50 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. Recent Approvals and Clinical Updates for Immuno-Oncology in Melanoma, Lung and Head & Neck Cancers Ke Ning, M.D. | University of Florida
12:10 – 12:25 p.m. Recent Approvals and Clinical Updates for Immuno-Oncology in Gynecologic Cancers Martina Murphy, M.D. | University of Florida
12:25 – 12:45 p.m. Q & A
12:45 – 1:45 p.m. Lunch Informal Networking
TOXICITY MANAGEMENT & SPECIAL POPULATIONS
1:45 – 2:15 p.m. Management of Acute and Chronic Immune Reactions Brian H. Ramnaraign, M.D. | University of Florida
2:15 – 2:45 p.m. Immuno-Oncology Management in Special Populations: Autoimmune Diseases; Poor Performance Status; Elderly and Diabetic Patients Panel Discussion with Brian H. Ramnaraign, M.D., Jack Hsu, M.D., Ke Ning, M.D., and David DeRemer, Pharm.D., BCOP | University of Florida
FUTURE DIRECTIONS
2:45 – 3:15 p.m. New Advances In Vaccines & Adoptive Cellular Therapies Duane Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D. | University of Florida
3:15 – 3:45 p.m. Future Directions in Immuno-Oncology Treatment Sequencing and Patient Selection Leora Horn, M.D., MSc | Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center
3:45 – 4 p.m. Q & A
4 p.m. Closing Remarks Jonathan D. Licht, M.D. | University of Florida