WCIO 2018

    Schedule of Events

    Note: Schedule is preliminary, and is subject to change.

     

    Wednesday, 6 June, 2018

    1:00 pm - 6:00 pm IO Essentials, Part I
    1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Introduction Moderator: Sarah White, MD, MS
    1:00 pm - 1:15 pm History of IO: How We Got Here
    Stephen Solomon, MD
    1:15 pm - 1:30 pm Why We Do What We Do
    TBD
    1:30 pm - 2:45 pm ABCs of a Tumor Board Moderators: Nishita Kothary, MD and Ryan Hickey, MD
    1:30 pm - 1:40 pm HCC
    Karen Brown, MD
    1:40 pm - 1:50 pm mCRC
    David C. Madoff, MD
    1:50 pm - 2:00 pm Other Liver Mets
    Raj Shah, MD
    2:00 pm - 2:10 pm Pancreaticobiliary
    Maureen Kohi, MD
    2:10 pm - 2:20 pm Renal
    Debra Gervais, MD
    2:20 pm - 2:30 pm Bone
    Matthew Callstrom, MD, PhD
    2:30 pm - 2:40 pm Lung
    Stephen Solomon, MD
    2:45 pm - 3:00 pm Break
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tumor Board Moderators: Michael C. Soulen, MD and Anne Covey, MD
    4:00 pm - 4:10 pm Break
    4:10 pm - 4:55 pm Journal Club Moderators: Nadine Abi-Jaoudeh, MD and Julius Chapiro, MD, PhD
    4:10 pm - 4:25 pm How to Critically Review an Article
    Alda Tam, MD
    4:25 pm - 4:40 pm Pivotal Trials in IO
    Riad Salem, MD
    4:40 pm - 4:55 pm "Bad" Trials and How to Refute Them
    Sharon Kwan, MD
    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Innovation in IO Moderators: Clifford Weiss, MD and Isabel Newton, MD
    5:00 pm - 5:12 pm Device Development
    Fred Lee, MD
    5:12 pm - 5:24 pm How to Turn a Clinical Question into a Research Project
    Joseph Erinjeri, MD
    5:24 pm - 5:36 pm Bench to Bedside
    Clifford Weiss, MD
    5:36 pm - 5:48 pm Mentor-Mentee Relationship
    Michael C. Soulen, MD
    5:48 pm - 6:00 pm Leadership: Building a Successful Team
    Kathy Krol, MD
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm IO Essentials Reception

    Thursday, 7 June 2018

    8:30 am - 8:45 am Welcome - Stephen Solomon, MD
    8:45 am - 9:15 am Interventional Oncology as the 4th Pillar: Are We There Yet?
    Moderator: David C. Madoff, MD
    Speaker: Michael C. Soulen, MD
    9:30 am - 10:30 am Obtaining Tissue in the Age of Precision Medicine Moderators: Sanjay Gupta, MD and David C. Madoff

    9:30 am - 9:40 am IO in the Age of Precision Medicine: How Precise Is It?
    Roy Herbst, MD
    9:40 am - 9:50 am Role of Image-Guided Biopsy in Oncology Clinical Trials
    Alda Tam, MD
    9:50 am - 10:00 am Navigational Tools, Needle Designs, and Robotics to Improve Lesion Targeting
    Nadine Abi-Jaoudeh, MD
    10:00 am - 10:10 am Improving Diagnostic Yield: Molecular Imaging, Radiogenomics, and Optical Imaging
    Stephen Solomon, MD
    10:10 am - 10:20 am Genomic Analysis: What the IO Needs to Know
    Mitesh Borad, MD
    10:20 am - 10:30 am Liquid Biopsy: Will Percutaneous Approaches Become Obsolete?
    Ryan Corcoran, MD, PhD
    10:30 am - 11:15 am Break & Exhibits
    11:15 am - 12:15 pm Molecular Targeting in IO Moderators: Muneeb Ahmed, MD and Bradford Wood, MD

    11:15 am - 11:30 am Molecular Targets in Medical Oncology
    Tim Greten, MD
    11:30 am - 11:45 am Molecular Targets in IO: Ablation
    S. Nahum Goldberg, MD
    11:45 am - 12:00 pm Molecular Targets in IO: Transarterial Therapies
    Terence Gade, MD
    12:00 pm - 12:15 pm Novel Imaging Approaches to Molecular Targeting
    Umar Mahmood, MD
    12:15 pm - 12:45 pm Break & Exhibits
    12:45 pm - 2:30 pm Lunch Symposia
    2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Break & Exhibits
    2:45 pm - 3:45 pm HCC Plenary Session Moderators: Riad Salem, MD and Uei Pua, MD
    2:45 pm - 3:00 pm Top 10 Most Important Surgical/Interventional Studies
    Riad Salem, MD
    3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Contemporary Update on Systemic Treatments: Novel Agents and Immunotherapy
    Andrew Zhu, MD
    3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Dealing with HCC Heterogeneity by Subclassification
    Ghassan Abou-Alfa, MD
    3:30 pm - 3:45 pm SARAH/SIRVENIB: Positive or Negative Trials?
    TBD
    3:45 pm - 4:15 pm Break & Exhibits
    4:15 pm - 5:15 pm Second Opinions
    Moderator: Ravi Murthy, MD
    Speakers: Uei Pua, MD; Eduardo Eyheremendy, MD; Reto Bale, MD; James Caridi, MD; Stephen Solomon, MD; Rony Avritscher, MD; Franco Orsi, MD; and Sarah White, MD, MS
      Renal Ablation: Managing the T1 Renal Mass 
    Moderators: Thomas Atwell, MD and Steven Raman, MD
    4:15 pm - 4:30 pm When Surgery Trumps Ablation
    Adam Feldman, MD
    4:30 pm - 4:50 pm Ablation Cornucopia: Choosing A Device
    Grant Schmit, MD
    4:50 pm - 5:00 pm Adjunctive Techniques During Renal Ablation
    David Breen, MD
    5:00 pm - 5:10 pm Multidisciplinary Management of the Patient with Metastatic RCC
    Rupal Bhatt, MD
    5:10 pm - 5:15 pm Q&A
    All Faculty
    5:15 pm - 5:30 pm Break and Exhibits
    5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Most Influential Publications Moderators: David C. Madoff, MD and S. Nahum Goldberg, MD
    5:20 pm - 5:40 pm TBD
    TBD
    5:40 pm - 6:00 pm TBD
    TBD
    6:00 pm - 6:20 pm TBD
    TBD
    6:20 pm - 6:30 pm Best Abstract Presentation
    TBD
    6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Opening Night Reception
    7:15 pm - 8:30 pm IO Essentials Game Night

    Friday, 8 June, 2018

    7:30 am - 8:45 am Machine Learning in Interventional Oncology Moderators: Julius Chapiro, MD, PhD and David C. Madoff, MD
    7:30 am - 7:45 am Nuts and Bolts of Machine Learning in Interventional Oncology
    Aaron Abajian, MD, MS
    7:45 am - 8:00 am Big Data and Clinical Outcomes Registries: AI-Based Concepts to Improve Clinical Decision Making in IO
    Mark Michalski, MD
    8:00 am - 8:15 am The Role of AI in Intraprocedural Imaging and Image Guidance
    Raul Uppot, MD
    8:15 am - 8:25 am Infrastructure for Machine Learning Research
    Brian Letzen, MD, MS
    8:25 am - 8:45 am Panel Discussion
    Aaron Abajian, MD, MS; Mark Michalski, MD; Raul Uppot, MD; Brian Letzen, MD, MS; and Lynn Savic, MD
    7:30 am - 8:45 am Abstract Presentations
    7:30 am - 7:39 am Paper 1
    TBD
    7:39 am - 7:48 am Paper 2
    TBD
    7:48 am - 7:57 am Paper 3
    TBD
    7:57 am - 8:06 am Paper 4
    TBD
    8:06 am - 8:15 am Paper 5
    TBD
    8:15 am - 8:24 am Paper 6
    TBD
    8:24 am - 8:33 am Paper 7
    TBD
    8:33 am - 8:42 am Paper 8
    TBD
    8:45 am - 9:00 am Break & Exhibits
    9:00 am - 10:30 am Latest Advances in Lung Tumor Therapy Moderator: Stephen Solomon, MD and Jean Palussière, MD
    9:00 am - 9:12 am Lung Ablation: Lessons from the Lab
    Christopher Brace, MD
    9:12 am - 9:24 am Evidence for Treating Oligometastatic Lung Metastases
    Michael Lanuti, MD
    9:24 am - 9:36 am Ablative Therapy for Lung Metastases
    Matthew Callstrom, MD, PhD
    9:36 am - 9:48 am Ablative Therapy for Primary Lung Cancer
    Jean Palussière, MD
    9:48 am - 10:00 am Proton Therapy vs. SBRT in Lung Cancer
    Henning Willers, MD
    10:00 am - 10:12 am Targeted Therapy and Immunotherapy for Lung Cancer
    TBD
    10:12 am - 10:24 am Imaging After Therapy: Ablation, Radiation, and Systemic Therapies
    Robert Suh, MD
      Hands-On Workshop: Ablation
    Moderator: Fred Lee, MD
    Panelists: Hyunchul Rhim, MD; Luigi Solbiati, MD; Grant Schmit, MD; Pei Hong Wu, MD
    10:30 am - 11:15 am Break & Exhibits
    11:15 am - 12:15 pm Immuno-Oncology: What's on the Horizon? Moderator: S. Nahum Goldberg
    11:15 am - 11:30 am TAEVax: Immunobiologic Treatment Effects of Embolization in a Rat HCC Model
    Stephen Hunt, MD, PhD
    11:30 am - 11:45 am A Pilot Study of Cryoablation Combined with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Therapy in Patients with PD-1 Refractory Metastatic Melanoma: Prospective Clinical Research and Correlative Laboratory Studies
    Florian J. Fintelmann, MD
    11:45 am - 12:00 pm Investigating the Immunobiology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Patients Undergoing Y90 Radioembolization
    Rafael Duran, MD
    12:00 pm - 12:15 pm T-Cell Clonality and Cancer Neoantigen Presentation Following Interventional Oncology (IO) Therapies: Which IO Techniques Optimally Stimulate the Immune System?
    Joseph P. Erinjeri, MD, PhD
    12:15 pm - 12:45 pm Break & Exhibits
    12:45 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch Symposium
    1:30 pm - 1:45 pm Break & Exhibits
    1:45 pm - 2:45 pm Management of Extrahepatic Biliary Tract Cancer in 2018 Moderators: William Rilling, MD and Timothy Pawlik, MD
    1:45 pm - 1:57 pm Imaging of Cholangiocarcinoma: The Essentials and Beyond
    Ihab Kamel, MD
    1:57 pm - 2:09 pm Role of Biliary Drainage and Complex Interventions
    Dong Il Gwon, MD
    2:09 pm - 2:21 pm Current Surgical Strategies
    Timothy Pawlik, MD
    2:21 pm - 2:33 pm Systemic Therapies and Clinical Trials
    Milind Javle, MD
    2:33 pm - 2:45 pm Q&A
    All Faculty
    Case-Based Workshop: Transarterial
    Moderator: Karen Brown, MD
    Panelists: Kuang Ming, MD; Bora Peynircioglu, MD; Robert Lewandowski, MD
    2:45 pm - 3:00 pm Break & Exhibits
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm SIO Meets NANETS: Advances and Controversies in NET Management Moderators: Michael C. Soulen, MD and Thierry de Baere, MD
    3:00 pm - 3:10 pm Recent Advances in Systemic Therapies for NETs
    Jennifer Ang Chan, MD
    3:10 pm - 3:20 pm Embolization Should Remain 1st-Line Therapy for Liver-Dominant NET Metastases
    Thierry de Baere, MD
    3:20 pm - 3:30 pm PRRT Should Become 1st-Line Therapy for Liver-Dominant NET Metastases
    Lisa Bodei, MD
    3:30 pm - 3:40 pm TARE Should Remain 1st-Line Embolotherapy for Liver-Dominant NET Metastases
    Matthew Johnson, MD
    3:40 pm - 3:50 pm TARE Causes Long-Term Toxicity and Should be Reserved for 2nd-Line
    Michael C. Soulen, MD
    3:50 pm - 4:00 pm The New Frontier: Intra-Arterial PRRT
    Marnix Lam, MD
      Palliative Care for the Cancer Patient Moderators: Jennifer Temel, MD and Eric Hohenwalter, MD

    3:00 pm - 3:10 pm Facilitating Prognostic Awareness in Patients with Advanced Cancer
    Jennifer Temel, MD
    3:10 pm - 3:20 pm Where Can Interventional Oncology Impact Palliation of Cancer Patients?
    Camilla Zimmerman, MD
    3:20 pm - 3:30 pm Interventional Supportive Care Therapies in Cancer Patients
    Mihir Kamdar, MD
    3:30 pm - 3:40 pm Supportive Care Therapies in Oncology
    TBD
    3:40 pm - 3:50 pm Musculoskeletal and Spine Tumor Interventions
    Anil "Nick" Kurup, MD
    3:50 pm - 4:00 pm Palliative Embolization
    Eric Hohenwalter, MD
    4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Break & Exhibits
    4:45 pm - 6:00 pm Hepatocellular Carcinoma Tumor Board
    Moderators: Riccardo Lencioni, MD and Matthew Johnson, MD
    Panelists: Robert Lewandowski, MD; Dong Il Gwon, MD; Robert Brown, MD; Timothy Pawlik, MD; Yasuaki Arai, MD; Pei Hong Wu, MD; Andrew Zhu, MD 

    6:15 pm - 8:00 pm IO Essentials, Part II: Practice Development Moderators: Janice Newsome, MD and Kathy Krol, MD

    6:15 pm - 6:30 pm Building an Academic IO Practice
    William Rilling, MD
    6:30 pm - 6:45 pm Building a Private IO Practice
    Aneesa Majid, MD
    6:45 pm - 7:00 pm Opening a Stand Alone Outpatient IO Center
    Micah Watts, MD
    7:00 pm - 7:15 pm Demonstrating the Value of a Clinical Practice To Your Partners
    Janice Newsome, MD
    7:15 pm - 7:35 pm Demonstrating the Value of IO to Referring Providers
    Eric Rosenberg, MD
    7:35 pm - 8:00 pm Documentation: Billing, Coding, E&M
    Ray Liu, MD
    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Founding SIO Member Special Event - By Invitation Only 

    Saturday, 9 June 2018

    7:30 am - 8:45 am Abstract Presentations
    7:30 am - 7:39 am Paper 9
    TBD
    7:39 am - 7:48 am Paper 10
    TBD
    7:48 am - 7:57 am Paper 11
    TBD
    7:57 am - 8:06 am Paper 12
    TBD
    8:06 am - 8:15 am Paper 13
    TBD
    8:15 am - 8:24 am Paper 14
    TBD
    8:24 am - 8:33 am Paper 15
    TBD
    8:33 am - 8:42 am Paper 16
    TBD
    8:45 am - 9:00 am Break & Exhibits
    9:00 am - 10:30 am Colorectal Liver Metastases: The IO Playbook Moderators: Alban Denys, MD and Daniel Brown, MD

    9:00 am - 9:12 am Ablative Therapies: Are There Novel Strategies to Optimize Results for CRLM?
    Constantinos Sofocleous, MD, PhD
    9:12 am - 9:24 am IO Versus Resection: Defending Ablation at Multidisciplinary Tumor Boards
    Alban Denys, MD
    9:24 am - 9:36 am Preparing for Liver Surgery with Alphabet Soup: PVE, ALPPS, or LVD?
    Boris Guiu, MD
    9:36 am - 9:48 am Y90 for CRLM: Are There Indications After SIRFLOX?
    Daniel Brown, MD
    9:48 am - 10:00 am Chemoembolization for CRLM: Is There Sufficient Evidence to Compete with Y90?
    William Rilling, MD
    10:00 am - 10:30 am Tumor Board Moderator: Alban Denys, MD; Speakers: Daniel Brown, MD; Constantinos Sofocleous, MD, PhD; William Rilling, MD; Allyson Ocean, MD
      Hands-On Workshop: Imaging, Guidance, and Simulation
    Moderator: Ron Winkour, MD; Speakers: Bradley Pua, MD; Nadine Abi-Jaoudeh, MD; Bradford Wood, MD; Alex Tang, MD; Reto Bale, MD
    10:30 am - 11:00 am Break & Exhibits
    11:00 am - 12:15 pm Video Session: "How I Do It" Moderators: Alexis Kelekis, MD and David C. Madoff, MD
    11:00am - 11:12 am IRE for Complex Liver Tumors
    Oliver Seror, MD
    11:12 am - 12:24 pm Hardware Stabilization for Pelvic Tumors
    Alexis Kelekis, MD
    11:24 pm - 11:36 pm Microwave of Primary Lung Cancer
    Damian Dupuy, MD
    11:36 pm - 11:48 pm Transarterial Ethanol Emoblization for HCC
    Alex Tang, MD
    11:48 pm - 12:00 pm Complex Spine Tumor Management
    Uei Pua, MD
    12:00 pm - 12:12 pm Preoperative Liver Deprivation for FLR Hypertrophy
    Boris Guiu, MD
      Abstract Presentations
    11:00 am - 11:10 am Paper 17
    TBD
    11:10 am - 11:20 am Paper 18
    TBD
    11:20 am - 11:30 am Paper 19
    TBD
    11:30 am - 11:40 am Paper 20
    TBD
    11:40 am - 11:50 am Paper 21
    TBD
    11:50 am - 12:00 am Paper 22
    TBD
    12:00 pm - 12:10 pm Paper 23
    TBD
    12:15 pm - 12:45 pm Break & Exhibits
    12:45 pm - 2:30 pm Lunch Symposia
    2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Break & Exhibits
    2:45 pm - 3:45 pm Breast Cancer: Update 2018 Moderators: Jens Ricke, MD and Constantinos Sofocleous, MD, PhD
    2:45 pm - 3:00 pm Current Therapy of Breast Cancer Metastatic Disease and When Local Therapy Makes Sense
    Shanu Modi, MD
    3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Surgery in the Management of Oligometastatic Disease from Breast Cancer
    TBD
    3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Update on Radiation Data and Enrolling Trials for Liver Mets
    Higinia Cardenes, MD
    3:30 pm - 3:45 pm IO Therapy for Liver Mets: From Ablation to IAT - Is It Useful and When?
    Jens Ricke, MD
      Case-Based Workshop: MSK Moderator: Alexis Kelekis, MD; Speakers: Jack Jennings, MD; Frederic Deschamps, MD; Anil "Nick" Kurup, MD
    3:45 pm - 4:00 pm Break & Exhibits
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Pancreatic Cancer Moderators: Govindarajan Narayaan, MD and Martijn Meijerink, MD, PhD
    4:00 pm - 4:12 pm Role of Surgery to Treat Pancreatic Cancer
    Mark Truty, MD
    4:12 pm - 4:24 pm Current Medical Strategies for Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer
    Allyson Ocean, MD
    4:24 pm - 4:36 pm When Should Radiotherapy Be Used? The Optimal Patient and Outcomes
    Ted Hong, MD
    4:36 pm - 4:48 pm Percutaneous Treatment Options for Pancreatic Cancer
    Govindarajan Narayanan, MD
    4:48 pm - 5:00 pm Immunogenic Respose After IRE: Is It A Real Phenomenon?
    Martijn Meijerink, MD, PhD
      Abstract Presentations
    4:00 pm - 4:10 pm Paper 24
    TBD
    4:10 pm - 4:20 pm Paper 25
    TBD
    4:20 pm - 4:30 pm Paper 26
    TBD
    4:30 pm - 4:40 pm Paper 27
    TBD
    4:40 pm - 4:50 pm Paper 28
    TBD
    4:50 pm - 5:00 pm Paper 29
    TBD
    5:00 pm - 5:15 pm Break & Exhibits
    5:15 pm - 6:30 pm Hot Topic Debates Moderators: Damian Dupuy, MD and Matthew Callstrom, MD, PhD
    5:15 pm - 5:35 pm Lung Ablation versus Surgery for Lung Metastases
    Alice Gillams, MD vs. TBD
    5:35 pm - 5:50 pm Percutaneous Ablation vs SBRT for Liver Tumors
    Smith Apisarnthanarax, MD vs. David Breen, MD
    5:50 pm - 6:10 pm Pancreatic IRE for Marginally Resectable
    Mark Truty, MD vs. Govindarajan Narayanan, MD
    6:10 pm - 6:30 pm Portal Vein Embolization vs Radiation Lobectomy for Liver Remnant Hypertrophy
    David C. Madoff, MD vs. Riad Salem, MD
    6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Poster Award Reception: Author Meet & Greet

    Sunday 10 June, 2018

    7:30 am - 8:45 am Abstract Presentations
    7:30 am - 7:39 am Paper 30
    TBD
    7:39 am - 7:48 am Paper 31
    TBD
    7:48 am - 7:57 am Paper 32
    TBD
    7:57 am - 8:06 am Paper 33
    TBD
    8:06 am - 8:15 am paper 34
    TBD
    8:15 am - 8:24 am Paper 35
    TBD
    8:24 am - 8:33 am Paper 36
    TBD
    8:33 am - 8:42 am Paper 37
    TBD
    8:45 am - 9:00 am Break
    9:00 am - 10:30 am Morbidity and Mortality Moderators: David Lu, MD and Kevin Kim, MD
    9:00 am - 9:15 am Liver Cancer: Ablation
    David Lu, MD
    9:15 am - 9:30 am Liver Cancer: Transcatheter
    Kevin Kim, MD
    9:30 am - 9:45 am Kidney Cancer
    Timothy Ziemlewicz, MD
    9:45 am - 10:00 am Lung Cancer
    Fereidoun Abtin, MD
    10:00 am - 10:15 am MSK and Spine Cancer
    Afshin Gangi, MD
    10:15 am - 10:30 am Soft Tissue and Nodal Cancer
    Peter Littrup
    10:30 am - 10:45 am Break
    10:45 am - 12:00 am Extreme IO Moderators:Frederic Deschamps, MD and Luigi Solbiati, MD
    10:45 am - 10:55 am MSK Spine
    Jack Jennings, MD
    10:55 am - 11:05 am MSK Non-Spine
    Frederic Deschamps, MD
    11:05 am - 11:15 am Liver Transcatheter
    Thomas Vogl, MD
    11:15 am - 11:25 am Liver Ablation
    Luigi Solbiati, MD
    11:25 am - 11:35 am Primary Lung
    Alice Gillams, MD
    11:35 am - 11:45 am Kidney
    Debra Gervais, MD
    11:45 am - 11:55 am Lung Metastases
    Matthew Callstrom, MD, PhD
    12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Closing