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Radiotherapy Highlights from 2018 WCLC and ASTRO 2018 Annual Meeting
November 20, 2018 | Online


About the Program:

This one hour webinar will feature two presentations and a question/answer session:

Lung Cancer Science Highlights from the 2018 ASTRO Annual Meeting - Maria Werner-Wasik

This presentation will assess recent trials of immunotherapy as they pertain to Stage III NSCLC patients.  Also, the role of local ablative radiotherapy will be highlighted in view of the results of the SABR COMET study.  Prospective data on PET-adjusted adaptive therapy will also be discussed.

Radiotherapy Advances from the 2018 IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer - Shankar Siva

This presentation will focus on overall survival and pneumonitis from the PACIFIC phase III study, abstracts on local consolidation therapy after systemic therapy, and finally, pathological
response rates after radiotherapy in SBRT and locally advanced disease.

Following the presentations there will be ample opportunity for the audience to submit questions and comments to the faculty via internet chat.

Maria Werner-Wasik, MD, FASTRO
Walter J. Curran Professor of Radiation Oncology
Department of Radiation Oncology
Enterprise Vice Chair for Radiation Oncology
Contact PI for NRG Oncology-Jefferson      
University Hospitals and 
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

 Shankar Siva, PhD, MBBS, FRANZCR

Associate Professor
Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Melbourne, Australia