IASLC 2019 North America Conference on Lung Cancer
October 10-12, 2019 | Chicago, Illinois


This conference is an educational and scientific event which will cover key aspects of the diagnosis and management of lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies. With a multi-disciplinary program including invited lectures, parallel oral abstracts sessions and poster presentations, participants will learn about prevention, screening and disparities in uptake of screening, surgical management, advanced radiation therapy techniques, novel therapeutics including targeted agents and immunotherapy, and the latest in diagnostics and lung cancer pathology. Talks will cover multi-disciplinary implementation of the latest knowledge into daily practice.

The conference will provide lectures on accurate diagnosis, including molecular diagnosis, state of the art treatment of thoracic malignancies, and recent diagnostic and therapeutic advances. Friday’s keynote lecture will be given by special guest, Dr. Douglas R. Lowy, Acting Director of the United States National Cancer Institute.

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Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park

Important Dates

This meeting is designed to meet the educational needs of 700+ healthcare professionals who diagnose and treat patients with lung cancer, including medical oncologists, thoracic surgeons, pulmonologists, radiation oncologists, radiologists, pathologists, advanced practice nurses and physicians' assistants.

The IASLC 2019 North America Conference on Lung Cancer will be held at the following address: 

Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park
200 N. Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL, USA 60601

For delegates of the IASLC 2019 NACLC conference, hotel rooms have been secured at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park at a rate of 
USD 279 plus applicable taxes (17.4% Occupancy Tax).

Bookings can be made during the online registration process: Book Your Hotel

For any questions regarding housing requirements, please contact our Housing & Registration team at naclc2019-registration at icsevents.com.

Steering Committee: 

Giorgio Scagliotti, Italy
Everett Vokes, USA

Program Committee: 

Jyoti Patel, USA
Heather Wakelee, USA


Julie Brahmer, USA
Anna Farago, USA
Mary Jo Fidler, USA
Nasser Hanna, USA
Ticiana Leal, USA
Jyoti Patel, USA
Heather Wakelee, USA


Raffit Hassan, USA
Hedy Lee Kindler, USA

Nursing and Allied Health: 

Melissa Culligan, USA
Mary Ellen Hand, USA
Bonnie Labdi, USA
Kim Sivertsen, USA

Patient Advocacy: 

Ivy Elkins, USA
Upal Basu Roy, USA


Jeremy Segal, USA
Lynette Sholl, USA
Ignacio Wistuba, USA

Prevention, Tobacco Cessation, Screening and Early Detection:

James Mulshine, USA
Avi Spira, USA
Matthew Steliga, USA
Robert Winn, USA


George Eapen, USA
Peter Mazzone, USA
Tim Murgu, USA

Radiation Oncology: 

Steve Chmura, USA
Tim Kruser, USA
Umberto Ricardi, Italy
Kenneth Rosenzweig, USA


Jessica Donington, USA
Chris Seder, USA
Matthew Steliga, USA

Translational Science:

Patrick Forde, USA
Christine Lovly, USA


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Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park

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