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Endorsed Event: The 20th Annual International Lung Cancer Congress®
July 25-27, 2019 | Huntington Beach, CA


Endorsed by the IASLC, the 20th Annual International Lung Cancer Congress® will provide current, practical information on the management of lung cancer, as well as a look at the novel agents and strategies with the potential to shape the future of lung cancer therapy. Leading international and national experts will provide perspectives on how to incorporate the latest data on targeted agents, immunotherapy, surgery and radiation oncology in the clinic. Cutting-edge lectures, panel discussions, multidisciplinary tumor boards and interactive question-and-answer sessions will provide a unique opportunity for participants to engage with faculty as they share their perspectives and personal experiences on the clinical challenges and ongoing controversies in lung cancer management.

What you should expect to learn

  • Evaluate biomarkers and testing strategies to optimize selection of therapy in patients with lung cancer
  • Discuss emerging evidence concerning the management of patients with non-metastatic lung cancer
  • Incorporate recent data sets on single-agent and combination immunotherapeutic approaches to care for patients with advanced thoracic malignancies
  • Apply recent clinical data on targeted and cytotoxic strategies for the management of patients with thoracic malignancies
  • Describe optimized and personalized sequencing strategies utilizing clinical trial evidence, performance status, and tumor characteristics
  • Summarize the current status of current clinical trials or approaches to address variances in care for patients with thoracic malignancies


Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa
This educational activity is directed toward medical, surgical and radiation oncologists interested in the treatment of patients with lung cancer. Fellows, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, researchers, and other healthcare professionals interested in the treatment of lung cancer are also invited to attend. 

Accreditation/Credit DesignationPhysicians' Education Resource®, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. 

Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #16669.

Registration Fees

  Advance On-Site
Physicians $339 $399
Fellows* $289 $349
Nurses, PAs, Other Health Care Professionals $289 $349
Industry** $799 $899

For more information and to complete your registration, please visit: https://www.gotoper.com/conferences/ilc/meetings/20th-international-lung-cancer-congress

Accommodations Information

Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach
21500 Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Reservation: (888) 421-1442
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Discounted Rooms

The Congress discounted room block is now closed. To check guest room availability and prevailing rates, please contact the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach directly at (888) 421-1442.


PER® recommends that you make your reservations early to get the best seat options and lowest airfare available. The gateways to Huntington Beach are Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Orange County/John Wayne Airport (SNA), Long Beach Airport (LGB) and Ontario Airport (ONT).

  • David R. Gandara, MDProfessor of Medicine EmeritusDivision of Hematology/OncologyDirector of Thoracic OncologySenior Advisor to the DirectorUC Davis Comprehensive Cancer CenterSacramento, CA
  • Roy S. Herbst, MD, PhDRoy S. Herbst, MD, PhDEnsign Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)Professor of PharmacologyChief of Medical OncologyAssociate Director for Translational ResearchYale Cancer CenterYale School of MedicineNew Haven

CT Faculty: 
  • Denise R. Aberle, MDProfessor of Radiology and BioinformaticsVice Chair for Research, Radiological SciencesDavid Geffen School of Medicine at UCLALos Angeles, CA
  • Paul Baas, MD, PhDPaul Baas, MD, PhDThoracic Oncologist, Division of Medical OncologyNetherlands Cancer InstituteProfessor, Thoracic Oncology at the University of LeidenAmsterdam, Netherlands 
  • Lyudmila Bazhenova, MDClinical Professor of MedicineDirector Hematology Oncology Fellowship Training ProgramLung Cancer Team LeaderUniversity of California, San DiegoMoores Cancer CenterLa Jolla, CA 
  • Deepti Behl, MDMedical Director, Sutter Institute for Medical ResearchSutter Medical CenterSacramento, CA Hossein Borghaei, DO, MSHossein Borghaei, DO, MSProfessor and Chief, Thoracic OncologyThe Gloria and Edmund M. Dunn Chair in Thoracic OncologyFox Chase Cancer CenterPhiladephia, PA 
  • Paul A. Bunn, Jr., MDDistinguished Professor, James Dudley Chair in Cancer ResearchUniversity of Colorado Denver School of MedicineDivision of Medical OncologyAurora, CO 
  • Anne Chiang, MD, PhDAssociate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)Yale University School of MedicineChief Network Officer and Associate Chief Medical OfficerSmilow Cancer NetworkNew Haven, CT 
  • Megan E. Daly, MDAssociate Professor, Radiation OncologyUC Davis Comprehensive Cancer CenterSacramento, CA Roy H. Decker, MD, PhDRoy H. Decker, MD, PhDProfessor & Vice ChairDepartment of Therapeutic RadiologyYale University School of MedicineNew Haven, CT
  • Enriqueta Felip MD, PhDDirector Thoracic and Head and Neck ProgramDepartment of Medical OncologyVall d'Hebron University HospitalBarcelona, Spain
  • Sarah B. Goldberg, MD, MPHAssistant Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)Yale School of Medicine/Yale Cancer CenterNew Haven, CT 
  • David H. Harpole, Jr., MDResident Research DirectorProfessor of SurgeryAssociate Professor in PathologyDuke University School of MedicineDurham, NC 
  • Laurence J. Heifetz, MD, FACPFounder, Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer CenterClinical Professor of Medicine, UC Davis School of MedicineTruckee, CA 
  • Fred R. Hirsch, MD, PhDExecutive DirectorCenter for Thoracic OncologyMount Sinai Cancer, Mount Sinai Health SystemProfessor of Medicine, Icahn School of MedicineJoe Lowe and Louis Price Professor of MedicineAssociate Director, Tisch Cancer InstituteNew York, NY 
  • Karen Kelly, MDProfessor of MedicineAssociate Director for Clinical ResearchJennifer Rene Harmon Tegley and Elizabeth Erica HarmonEndowed Chair in Cancer Clinical ResearchUC Davis Comprehensive Cancer CenterSacramento, CA 
  • Corey J. Langer, MD, FACPProfessor of MedicineHematology/Oncology DivisionUniversity of PennsylvaniaDirector, Thoracic OncologyAbramson Comprehensive Cancer CenterPhiladelphia, PA 
  • Benjamin P. Levy, MDAssociate Professor, Johns Hopkins School of MedicineClinical Director of Medical OncologyJohns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Cancer CenterSibley Memorial HospitalWashington, DC 
  • Sai-Hong Ignatius Ou, MD, PhDChao Family Comprehensive Cancer CenterUniversity of California Irvine School of MedicineOrange, CA 
  • Vassiliki Papadimitrakopoulou, MDProfessor of MedicineThoracic/Head and Neck Medical OncologyThe University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterHouston, TX 
  • Harvey I. Pass, MDStephen E. Banner Professor of Thoracic OncologyDirector, Division of General Thoracic SurgeryVice-Chair, Research, Cardiothoracic SurgeryNYU Langone Medical CenterChief, General Thoracic Surgery, Manhattan VA HospitalNew York, NY 
  • Solange Peters, MD-PhD, PD-MERHead Medical OncologyChair Thoracic MalignanciesOncology DepartmentLausanne University HospitalLausanne, Switzerland 
  • Karen L. Reckamp, MD, MSProfessorCity of Hope Comprehensive Cancer CenterDuarte, CA 
  • Jonathan W. Riess, MD, MSAssociate Professor of MedicineDivision of Hematology-OncologyUC Davis Comprehensive Cancer CenterSacramento, CA 
  • Charles M. Rudin, MD, PhDChief, Thoracic Oncology ServiceSylvia Hassenfeld Chair in Lung Cancer ResearchCo-Director, Druckenmiller Center for Lung Cancer ResearchProfessor of Medicine, WCMCMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer CenterNew York, NY 
  • Ravi Salgia, MD, PhDProfessor and ChairDepartment of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics ResearchAssociate Director for Clinical SciencesArthur & Rosalie Kaplan Endowed Chair in Medical OncologyCity of Hope Medical CenterDuarte, CA 
  • Giorgio Scagliotti, MD, PhDDepartment of OncologyUniversity of TorinoOrbassano (Torino), Italy 
  • Heather A. Wakelee, MDProfessor of Medicine(Oncology)Stanford University Medical CenterStanford, CA I
  • Ignacio I. Wistuba, MDProfessor and Chair, Department of Translational Molecular PathologyDivision of Pathology/Lab MedicineProfessor, Department of Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical OncologyDivision of Cancer MedicineThe University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterHouston, TX 
  • Ken Y. Yoneda, MDProfessor, Internal MedicineDivision of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep MedicineUC Davis Comprehensive Cancer CenterSacramento, CA


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