Schedule is Subject to Change

Guidelines Meetings, 12:00 pm ET 10/2/19 – 12:00 pm ET 10/3/19


Allied Health and Young Investigator Pre-Conference

Thursday, October 3

10:00 am – 11:30 am: Allied Health 1

                   10:00 am – 10:40 am: Building a Multidisciplinary Team

                   Moderator: Robin Sommers, DNP, ANP, ACNP, AOCNP, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

                   Panelists:

                       Bonnie Bennett, RN BSN, University of Pennsylvania
                       Angela Laffan, NP, MSN, University of California San Francisco
                       Alia Thawer, BSc, BScPharm, PharmD, RPH, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre
                       Hillary Wright, MEd, RD, LDN Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
                      Jane Bausch, MSW, LICSW, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

                   10:40 am – 10:45 am: Q&A
                   10:45 am – 11:25 am: Financial Toxicity – Alia Thawer, BSc, BScPharm, PharmD, RPH, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre
                   11:25 am – 11:30 am: Q&A

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm: Networking LunchJoin NANETS Board Members, Consensus Guidelines Committee, Allied Health and Early                                                                                        Career Colleagues for lunch 

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm: Allied Health 2

                   Moderator: Bonnie Bennett, RN BSN, University of Pennsylvania

                   1:30 pm – 2:10 pm: Hereditary Syndromes in NET – Anu Chittenden MS, LGC, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute                                                       2:10 pm – 2:15 pm: Q&A                                                                                                                                                                                                                           2:15 pm – 2: 55 pm: Fertility in Cancer/Survivorship – Allison Ruhe, PA-C, Brigham and Women’s Hospital                                                           2:55 pm – 3:00 pm: Q&A

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm: Early Career 1

                   Moderators: Simron, Singh, MD, MPH, FRCPC, Odette Cancer Center, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; and                                                 Jennifer Chan, MD, MPH, Harvard Medical School

                   1:30 pm – 2:15 pm: Young Investigator Presentations (Best of…)
                   2:15 pm – 2:30 pm: Building an Independent Basic Research Program – James Bibb, Ph.D., University of Alabama                                                                                Birmingham Medical Center
                   2:30 pm – 2:45 pm: Building an Independent Health Services Research Program – Simron, Singh, MD, MPH, FRCPC,                                                                           Odette Cancer Center, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
                   2:45pm – 3:00 pm: Q&A

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm: Break

3:30 pm – 5:00pm: Allied Health 3

                  Moderator: Angela Laffan, NP, MSN, University of California San Francisco

                  3:30 pm – 3:55 pm: Carcinoid Syndrome: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Management – Robin Sommers, DNP, ANP, ACNP,                                        AOCN, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

                  3:55 pm – 4:00 pm: Q&A
                  4:00 pm – 4:25 pm: Carcinoid Heart Disease – Elizabeth Shelton Martin, NP, MD Anderson
                  4:25 pm – 4:30 pm: Q&A Presentation, Diagnosis & Management
                  4:30 pm – 4:55pm: Liver Directed Therapies – Diana Van Houten, CRNP, University of Pennsylvania
                  4:55pm – 5:00 pm: Q&A

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm: Early Career 2

                  Moderators: Eric Nakakura, MD, Ph.D., University of California San Francisco and Michael Soulen, MD, University of                                         Pennsylvania, Abramson Cancer Center

                  3:30 pm – 4:15 pm: Young Investigator Presentations ("Best of…")
                  4:15 pm – 4:30 pm: Designing and Running a Clinical Trial – Marianne Pavel, MD, Friedrich-Alexander Universität                                                                                   Erlangen-Nürnberg
                  4:30 pm – 4:45 pm: Strategies for Success: Altruism, Failure and Being a Good Mentee – Michael Soulen, MD, University of                                                                 Pennsylvania, Abramson Cancer Center
                  4:45 pm – 5:00 pm: Q&A

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm: Allied Health/Early Career/Faculty Reception

Friday, October 4 - Conference Day 1

7:30 am – 8:30 am: Breakfast

8:30 am – 8:40 am: Welcome to Boston/Conference OpeningSimron Singh, MD, MPH, FRCPC, Odette Cancer Center, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Eric Nakakura, MD, Ph.D., University of California San Francisco

8:40 am – 9:00 am: NET Year in ReviewRobert Jensen, MD, National Institute of Health

9:00 am – 10:00 am: Keynote Research Lecture                                                                                                                                                                                                                Stress Management During Tumor Initiation and Progression                                                                                                                                       Keynote Presentation by: Joan S. Brugge, MD, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School                                                                                                              Intro and Moderator: Dawn Quelle, Ph.D., University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine 

10:00 am – 10:30 am: Break

10:30 am – 11:30 am: NANET SNMMI 

                  Moderators: Ghassan El-Haddad, MD, Moffitt Cancer Center and Erik Mittra, MD, Ph.D., Oregon Health & Science University

                  10:30 am – 10:45 am: Future of NET Imaging – Andrei H. Iagaru, MD, Stanford School of Medicine
                  10:45 am – 11:00 am: Current Clinical Considerations of PRRT – Ghassan El-Haddad, MD, Moffitt Cancer Center
                  11:00 am – 11:15 am: Future Applications of PRRT – Lisa Bodei, MD, Ph.D., Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
                  11:15 am – 11:30 am: Q&A

11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Featured Abstracts 1 - Basic/Translational Abstracts

                  Moderators: Daniel Halperin, MD, MD Anderson; and Jennifer Chan, MD, MPH, Harvard Medical School

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm:  Luncheon Symposium - Serotonin Pathophysiology Mechanistic Roles and Therapeutic Strategy                                         Daniel M. Halperin, MD, Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center

2:00 pm– 2:55 pm: Patient Centered Care in NETs

                  Moderators: Simron Singh, MD, MPH, FRCPC, Odette Cancer Center, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; and                                                  Angela Laffan, NP, MSN, University of California San Francisco

                  2:00 pm – 2:15 pm: Patient Reported Issues in NETs - Rachel Googwin, MD, University of Ottawa 
                  2:15 pm – 2:30 pm: Cognitive issues in NETs patients – Janice Pasieka, MD, FRSC, FACS, University of Calgary
                  2:30 pm – 2:45 pm: Decision Making in NETS: How to be Patient Centric – Marianne Pavel, MD, Friedrich-Alexander                                                                               Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
                  2:45 pm – 3:00 pm: Q&A

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma

                  Moderators: Emily Bergsland, MD, University of California San Francisco; and Lauren Fishbein, MD, Ph.D.,                                                            University of Colorado

                  3:00 pm – 3:15 pm: Advances in Therapeutic Management of P/P and MIBG Therapy– Daniel Pryma, MD, University of                                                                        Pennsylvania
                  3:15 pm – 3:30 pm: Control of Hormonal Syndromes for P/P – Camilo Jimenez, MD, MD Anderson
                  3:30 pm – 3:45 pm: Genomic Landscape of P/P – Lauren Fishbein, MD, Ph.D., University of Colorado
                  3:45 pm – 4:00 pm: Q&A

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: NANETS Meets SIO - Why Fix What Isn’t Broken? When to Consider Systemic Therapies for Liver-Dominant                                          Disease

                 Moderators: Michael Soulen, MD, University of Pennsylvania, Abramson Cancer Center ; and Sarah White, MD,                                                University of Wisconsin

                  3:00 pm – 3:10 pm: What We Do and Don’t Know About Response and TTP for Liver Metastases: Embolotherapy, PRRT                                                                       and Systemic Drugs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Michael Soulen, MD, University of Pennsylvania, Abramson Cancer Center
                  3:10pm – 3:40 pm: Panel Discussion: Patient-Centered Care: Who Gets What, and When? 

                  Panelists:
                  Etay Ziv, MD, Ph.D., Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
                  Nicholas Fidelman, MD, University of California San Francisco
                  Jennifer Eads, MD, University of Pennsylvania
                  Juan Valle, MBChB, MSc, FRCP, University of Manchester
                  Ghassan El-Haddad, MD, Moffitt Cancer Center
                  Heather Jacene, MD, Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

3:40 pm – 4:00 pm: Intra-Arterial PRRT Debate - Does it Make Sense in 2019?
                  Pro - Nicholas Fidelman, MD, University of California San Francisco
                  Con Ghassan El-Haddad, MD, Moffitt Cancer Center

4:00 pm – 4:15 pm: Break

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm: Future Treatments in NETS

                  Moderators: Thorvardur Halfdanarson, MD Mayo Clinic and James Yao, MD, MD Anderson

                  4:15 pm – 4:30 pm: Advances in G3 – Emily Bergsland, MD University of California San Francisco
                  4:30 pm – 4:45 pm: New Agents – Jaume Capdevila, MD, Vall d'Hebron Institute of Oncology
                  4:45 pm – 5:00 pm: Carcinoid Heart Disease – Juan Valle, MBChB, MSc, FRCP, University of Manchester
                  5:00 pm – 5:15 pm: Q&A

5:15 pm – 5:45 pm: Oberndorfer Cup Competition - NET Quiz

                  Moderators: Michael Soulen, MD, University of Pennsylvania, Abramson Cancer Center; and Simron Singh, MD, MPH,                                 FRCPC, Odette Cancer Center, Sunnybrook  Health Sciences Centre

5:45 pm – 7:00: Poster Reception

                  Poster walks hosted by David Metz, MD, University of Pennsylvania and Dermot O’Toole, MD, FRCPI, St. James Hospital and                      Trinity College

7:15 pm: Educational Tour

Saturday, October 5

8:00 am – 9:00 am: NANETS Annual Meeting Grant Awards and Recognition (Breakfast served)

                                       James Howe, MD University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

9:10 am – 10:10 am: Lung NETS

                  Moderators: Robert Ramirez, DO, FACP, Ochsner Medical Center; and Pam Kunz, MD, Stanford Cancer Center

                  9:10 am – 9:25 am: Management in DIPNECH – Sukhmani Padda, MD, Stanford University
                  9:25 am – 9:40 am: PRRT in Lung NETS – What Is Its Role – Thomas Hope, MD, University of California San Francisco                                     9:40 am – 9:55 am: Operative Management of Lung NETs – Natalie Lui, MD, Stanford University                                                                               9:55 am – 10:10 am: Q&A                                                                                                                                                                                                   

10:10 am - 11:10 am: Research Didactic Session 

                  Bill Kaelin, MD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
                  Ramesh Shivdasani, MD, Ph.D., Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
                  Trevor Pugh, Ph.D., University of Toronto

11:10 am – 11:30 am: Break

11:30 am – 12:15 pm: Tumor Board 

                 Moderators: Rodney Pommier, MD, Oregon Health & Science University (chair); Jonathan Strosberg, MD,                                                         Moffitt Cancer Center

                 Panelists: Thomas Clancy, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Juan Valle, MBChB, MSc, FRCP, University of                                                Manchester; Simron Singh, MD, MPH, FRCPC, Odette Cancer Center, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre;                                                          and Michael Soulen, MD, University of Pennsylvania, Abramson Cancer Center

                 Case 1: Bart Rose, MD, MAS, University of Alabama Birmingham Medical Center
                 Case 2: Aman Chauhan, MD, University of Kentucky

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm: Lunch Symposium

                  Moderators:  Michael Soulen, MD, University of Pennsylvania Abramson Cancer Center                                                                                                                     

                  Embolotherapy: Can We Refine the Guidelines? 

                  TAE vs. TACE: Matthew P. Schenker, MD, Harvard Medical School                                                                                                                                        cTACE vs. DEB TACE: Suvranu Ganguli, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital                                                                                                                  TACE vs. TARE: Juan-Carlos Perez-Lozada, MD, Yale University

1:30 pm– 2:30 pm: Featured Abstracts 2 – Clinical Abstracts

                 Moderators: Simron Singh, MD, MPH, FRCPC, Odette Cancer Center, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; and James Howe,                    MD, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

2:30 pm – 3:15 pm: Optimal Management of NETs

                  Panel: Eric Nakakura, MD, Ph.D., University of California San Francisco (Chair); David Metz, MD, University of Pennsylvania,                         Nelya Melnitchouk, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Kimberly Perez, MD, Ph.D., Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; and                               Dermot O’Toole, MD, FRCPI, St. James Hospital and Trinity College

3:15 pm– 4:00 pm: NET Medical Debates

                  Moderators: David Metz, MD, University of Pennsylvania; and Jonathan Strosberg, MD, Moffitt Cancer Center

                  3:15 pm – 3:35 pm: Surgery is the Best First Approach for Liver Predominant Liver NETS

                  PRO: James Howe, MD, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine College of Medicine
                  CON: Diane Reidy-Lagunes, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

                  3:35 pm – 3:55 pm: Does Immunotherapy Have a Future in NETS?

                  PRO: Marianne Pavel, MD, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
                  CON: Juan Valle, MBChB, MSc, FRCP, University of Manchester

4:00 pm: Closing Remarks and Announcement of 2020 NANETS Symposium                                                                                                                           James Howe, MD, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

6:00 pm:  Boston Night Out with Colleagues and Friends (Sign up when you register)