Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Precision Oncology: Beyond Mutations

2024 OncoSET Symposium

Register now for April 26

On Friday, April 26th, the OncoSET Symposium will provide healthcare professionals with state of the art information related to new advances in precision medicine looking beyond mutations in cancer treatment and care. The program will focus on improving the detection of fusions and their therapeutic vulnerabilities, enhancing future incorporation of multiomics assays into management decisions and discussing established and future molecular imaging targets. Participants will learn strategies for translating advances in precision medicine to their clinical practice.

Event Details

Friday, April 26, 2024

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Registration, Exhibits & Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.
Program

Agenda

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

IN PERSON

Feinberg Pavilion, 3rd Floor Conference Center
251 E. Huron St., Chicago

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Keynote Speaker

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David Hong

MD Anderson Cancer Center

NTRK Fusion in Solid Tumors

Confirmed Faculty

Young Chae, MD, MPH, MBA
Northwestern University

James Dolezal, MD
University of Chicago

Lawrence J Jennings, MD, PhD
Northwestern University

Kevin Jones, MD
University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Institute

Lucas Santana dos Santos, PhD
Northwestern University

Hatice Savas, MD
Northwestern University

Benjamin Viglianti, MD, PhD
University of Michigan

Erica Vormittag-Nocito, MD
Northwestern University

Conference Fees

Lurie Cancer Center Affiliate Rates
Affiliates include Northwestern University, Northwestern Medicine, Lurie Children's, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, and Jesse Brown VA.
  Student, Fellow or Resident Complimentary
  Nurse or Allied Health Professional $25
  Research Staff $25
  Faculty and/or Physician $50
General Rates
  Student, Fellow or Resident Complimentary
  Nurse or Allied Health Professional $50
  Research Staff $50
  Faculty and/or Physician $75
  Industry Representative $250

All participants must register in advance to receive connection information.

Conference Chair

David VanderWeele, MD, PhD
Northwestern University

Accreditation Information

Target Audience

This activity is intended for healthcare professionals involved in the treatment and care of patients with advanced or refractory cancers for whom precision medicine can help guide treatment choices. This includes medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, other translational-oriented laboratory scientists, nurses, pharmacists, genetic counselors, and physician assistants.

Objectives

  1. Improve the detection of fusions and their therapeutic vulnerabilities
  2. Enhance future incorporation of multiomics assays into management decisions
  3. Discuss established and future molecular imaging targets

Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Credits

The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American Nurses Credentialing Center accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Faculty Disclosure

Current guidelines state that participants in CME activities should be made aware of any affiliation of financial interest that may affect the speaker's presentation. Each speaker has been requested to complete a faculty disclosure form. The names of faculty members declaring a relationship or who will be discussing off-label usage will be indicated in the course syllabus.

Additional Information

For additional information about the event, please contact us at cancer@northwestern.edu or 312-503-7809.

See also the OncoSET Precision Medicine webpage.