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IASLC 19th World Conference on Lung Cancer: Highlights
October 16, 2018 | Online


About the Program:

In this live webinar featuring Natasha Leighl, MD and Ramaswamy Govindan, MD, key abstracts, presentations and developments reported in Toronto, Canada during the 19th World Conference on Lung Cancer (September 23- 26, 2018) will be discussed. 

The program will:

  • Update one on the scientific progress in the prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment of thoracic malignancies;
  • Review advances in the multidisciplinary management of patients in relation to current standards of care;
  • Identify the most relevant clinical research results and ongoing trials likely to impact patient care in the near future.

What you should expect to learn

After viewing this program, participants will:

  • Be updated on evolving standards of care in the multidisciplinary management of thoracic malignancies;
  • Be aware of opportunities to participate in major, planned and ongoing clinical trials in lung cancer;
  • Have a greater understanding of the treatment and management options in the personalized medicine and treatment paradigms.

Following the presentation, there will be ample time for discussion and a question/answer session.  Attendees will be able to submit questions and comments to Pr. Leighl and Dr. Govindan via internet chat.

Natasha Leighl, MD, MMSc, FRCPC, FASCO
Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
Medical Oncologist
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
Toronto, Canada

 Ramaswamy Govindan, MD - Program Chair

Director, Section of Medical Oncology
Professor of Medicine
Anheuser-Busch Endowed Chair in Medical Oncology
Director, Section of Oncology
Washington University School of Medicine