Conference Schedule

Immunotherapy & Targeted Therapies


Saturday, April 10, 2021

6:00 pm - 8:00 pmWelcome Reception

 

Sunday, April 11, 2021

8:00 am - 8:45 amGroup Breakfast
8:45 am - 9:00 amWelcome and Announcements

Topic: Immuno-Oncology

9:00 am - 10:00 amKeynote Presentation
Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-modified immune cells: Advances and challenges
Dr. Rimas Orentas
10:00 am - 10:15 amAbstract
10:15 am - 10:30 amAbstract
10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning Break
11:00 am - 11:30 amState of the Art Presentation
University of Florida clinical trial data from the melanoma, osteosarcoma,
and sarcoma studies using the nano-scaled liposomal GD3 vaccine

Dr. Rowan Milner
11:30 am - 11:45 amAbstract
11:45 am - 12:00 pmAbstract
12:00 pm - 12:30 pmQ&A/Panel Discussion
12:30 pm - 2:00 pmLunch & Free Time

Topic: Genomic-Targeted Therapy

2:00 pm - 3:00 pmKeynote Presentation
The dynamic intersection between genomics in cancer
diagnosis and therapy

Dr. David Suhy
3:00 pm - 3:15 pmAbstract
3:15 pm - 3:30 pmAbstract
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Afternoon Break
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
State of the Art Presentation
Genomic indicators of drug response in cancer: From theory to practice
Dr. Daniel Gustafson
4:30 pm - 4:45 pmAbstract
4:45 pm - 5:00 pmAbstract
5:00 pm - 5:30 pmQ&A/Panel Discussion
Evening on Your Own

 

Monday, April 12, 2021

Topic: Non-Genomic Targeted Therapy

9:00 am - 10:00 amKeynote Presentation
How to target metastisis
Dr. Peter Scacheri
10:00 am - 10:15 amAbstract
10:15 am - 10:30 amAbstract
10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning Break
11:00 am - 11:30 amState of the Art Presentation
Above the genome: Targeting strategies for cancer
Dr. Jeffrey Bryan
11:30 am - 11:45 amAbstract
11:45 am - 12:00 pmAbstract
12:00 pm - 12:30 pmQ&A/Panel Discussion
12:30 pm - 2:00 pmLunch & Free Time

Topic: Precision Medicine

2:00 pm - 3:00 pmKeynote Presentation
Advances in osteosarcoma through enhanced biological understanding
Dr. Richard Gorlick
3:00 pm - 3:15 pmAbstract
3:15 pm - 3:30 pmAbstract
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmAfternoon Break
4:00 pm -4:30 pmState of the Art Presentation
Cancer precision medicine: Uncovering obstacles, therapeutics and diagnostics
Dr. Chand Khanna
4:30 pm - 4:45 pmAbstract
4:45 pm - 5:15 pmQ&A/Panel Discussion
6:00 pm - 10:00 pmClosing Event

 

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Topic: Combination Therapy Strategies

9:00 am - 10:00 amKeynote Presentation
Combination cancer therapy in the molecular era: Development and decision-making?
Dr. Patrick Grohar
10:00 am - 10:15 amAbstract
10:15 am- 10:30 amAbstract
10:30 am - 11:00 amMorning Break
11:00 am - 11:30 amState of the Art Presentation
Combination therapy in veterinary oncology: Past and future?
Dr. Tetsuya Kobayashi
11:30 am - 11:45 amAbstract
11:45 am - 12:00 pm Abstract
12:00 pm - 12:30 pmQ&A/Panel Discussion
12:30 pm - 2:00 pmGroup Lunch & Wrap Up