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- Registration & Abstract
- Keynote Speaker
- 8:30 AM
- Vantage Venues, 27th Floor
150 King Street West
Welcome to the 2nd Lung Oncology Research website. This annual event celebrates our achievements in basic and clinical research. UHN Lung Site Research Day is designed for our group to share, update, and discuss ongoing lung cancer research across the entire multi-disciplinary spectrum with participation from researchers, clinicians, and trainees.
Our keynote speaker for this year is Dr Marc Ladanyi, Chief of the Molecular Diagnostics Service in the Department of Pathology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
This year, Research Day will be held on Friday, November 01, at the Vantage Venues, 27th floor located at 150 King Street West in downtown Toronto.
Trainees (i.e., clinical fellows, postdoctoral fellows, residents, & graduate students) currently working under the supervision of a Principal Investigator in the lung site are invited to submit an abstract for an oral presentation or a poster. Abstracts submitted to international or national meetings over the past year are welcome. There will be Awards for the best clinical and basic science presentations.
Participation at the Research Day is free and we encourage everyone to register as soon as possible.
If you plan to submit an abstract, please register and then email your abstract to Fatemeh Zaeimi, Fatemeh.Zaeimi@uhn.ca
Please mark your calendars for November 01, 2019 and we look forward to seeing you there!
Abstract Submission Deadline: Monday, September 30, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. (no late submissions will be accepted)
Registration Closes: Friday, October 4, 2019 at 4:00 pm.
Online registration is mandatory for all presenters and general attendees.
Registration for the PMCC 2nd Annual Lung Oncology Research Day - 2019 is now open. You must register in advance if you wish to attend, as we need to plan for seating, catering, printing of programs, etc. The deadline to register is Friday, October 4, 2019 at 4:00 pm.
Abstract submissions are due by Monday, September 30, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. No late submissions will be accepted.
Trainees (i.e., clinical fellows, postdoctoral fellows, residents, & graduate students) currently working under the supervision of a Principal Investigator in the lung site are invited are invited to submit an abstract for an oral presentation. If you wish to submit a first-authored abstract, please note that abstract submission and registration are part of the same process. Please register first and later email your abstract to Fatemeh.Zaeimi@uhn.ca when your abstract is ready for submission.
Abstracts submitted to international or national meetings over the past year are welcome. Prizes will be awarded for the best clinical and basic science presentations.
Abstract: Your abstract must not exceed a maximum of 2000 characters including spaces (approximately 300 words).
Abstract Format: Abstracts MUST be in a standardized format with the following subheadings: Hypothesis, Materials and Methods, Results, and Conclusion.
Abstract Authors: Please type in all names using the first and middle initials followed by the author's last name. A comma should separate author names and the final name should be followed by a period.
For example: SR Wilson, MK O'Reilly, JP Leduc, and BA Bell.
Affiliations: Please type in all affiliations including your PMCC affiliation. A semi-colon should separate each affiliation and the final affiliation should be followed by a period.
If you have any questions, please contact: Fatemeh.Zaeimi@uhn.ca
|08:00||Registration and Breakfast|
|08:30 – 08:35||Welcome and Opening Remarks- Dr. Marc de Perrot|
|08:35 – 09:45||Session I – Targeted Therapy
||Dr. Adrian Sacher|
|09.45 – 10:00||Coffee Break|
|10:00 – 11:00||Session II – Genomics and Immunotherapy
||Dr. Benjamin Lok|
|11:00-12:00||Keynote Speaker – Dr. Marc Ladanyi
“Clinical Genomic Testing of Lung Cancer Patients to Guide Targeted and Immune Therapies”
|13:00 – 14:10||Session III – Translational Model
||Dr. Tom Waddell|
|14:10 – 14:20||Coffee Break|
|14:20 – 15:20||Session IV – Radiation Interaction
||Dr. Alex Sun|
|15:30 – 16:30||Session V – Technology & Imaging
End of session discussion
|Dr. Andrea Bezjak|
|16:30||Awards Ceremony & Recognition|
Dr. Marc Ladanyi, MD
Dr. Ladanyi is a pathologist and the Chief of the Molecular Diagnostics Service in the Department of Pathology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, where he is also the William Ruane Chair in Molecular Oncology. His research focuses on the genetics, genomics and molecular pathogenesis of cancers.
If you have any comments and inquiries regarding Lung Oncology Research Day please contact Fatemeh.Zaeimi@uhn.ca
The 2nd Annual Lung Oncology Research Day will be held at the Vantage Venues-150 King Street West, 27th Floor.