Specialty Sessions

Friday, October 18 – 3:00 – 5:00 pm

The Crossroads between radiation oncology and immunotherapy

Chaired by Dr. Keara Boss, DVM, PhD, DACVR (RO)

Sponsored by Varian, a Siemens Healthineers Company

3:00 pm - 3:30 pmDr. Mary-Keara BossImmune responses to stereotactic body radiotherapy and immunomodulation in canine head and neck cancer
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmDr. David VailImmunomodulatory radiopharmaceutical therapy
4:00 pm - 4:30 pmDr. P. Jack HoopesTranslational radiation research: Immunotherapy, hyprofractionation, FLASH
4:30 pm - 5:00 pmPanel Discussion

Advanced AGASACA – Multidisciplinary management

Chaired by Dr. Owen Skinner, DVM, BVSc, DECVS, DACVS-SA, MRCVS
ACVS Fellow, Surgical Oncology

Sponsored by LifePulse Bioscience

3:00 pm - 3:30 pmDr. Maureen GriffinMultimodal approach to AGASACA: Surgery
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Jessica LawrenceMultimodal approach to AGASACA: Radiation oncology
4:00 pm - 4:30 pmDr. Kate VickeryMultimodal approach to AGASACA: Systemic therapy
4:40 pm - 5:00 pmPanel Discussion

Saturday, October 19 – 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Neuro-oncology: A review and update on canine glioma and canine/feline pituitary tumors

Chaired by Dr. Michael Nolan, DVM, PhD, DACVR (RO)

3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Chris MarianiCanine glioma: Past, present and future
4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDrs. Annie Vivian Chen-Allen, Tina Owen and Linda MartinPituitary tumor surgery: A veterinary perspective

Applying current molecular imaging technologies and developing new agents

Chaired by Dr. Jeffrey Bryan, DVM, MS,  PhD, DACVIM (Onc)

3:00 pm - 3:30 pmDr. Carolyn AndersonSeeing and treating cancer through theranostics: A radiochemist's perspective
3:50 pm - 4:20 pmDr. Charlie MaitzApplication of molecular imaging to dosimetry and case management
4:20 pm - 4:40 pmDr. Shawna KlahnUnveiling precision: Molecular imaging's role in advancing ablative therapies
4:40 pm - 5:00 pmPanel Discussion