Conferences & Events

IASLC 2019 Mesothelioma Meeting (#MESO19)

2019 Mesothelioma Meeting

GOAL AND PURPOSE:

This IASLC meeting is designed to provide information about ongoing clinical trials of the newest therapies for mesothelioma. The meeting presenters summarize the data on relevant targets for new therapies. Data on preclinical and early clinical data are presented for each of the drugs directed against these targets. The meeting also presents data on early predictive biomarkers.  There are also presentations from fellows and young investigators in training and debates about controversial topics. The meeting is a unique resource for clinical investigators, including those in academia, clinical practice and industry. 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

Healthcare professionals who diagnose and treat patients with mesothelioma, including:

  • Medical oncologists
  • Thoracic surgeons
  • Pulmonologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Radiologists
  • Pathologists
  • Advanced practice nurses and physicians' assistants.
MEETING VENUE AND LOCATION:  

Westin New York at Times Square
270 W. 43rd Street
New York, NY, USA 10036

LEARNING OBJECITVES:
  • Provide a forum for clinical mesothelioma investigators to understand the science behind emerging therapies; and
  • Recognize and plan the most novel and relevant scientific trials of new therapies.
REGISTRATION:

Registration opening soon! 

SPONSORSHIP:

Contact sponsorship@iaslc.org for more information on sponsorship opportunities. 

MEETING CHAIRS:

Michele Carbone, MD PhD, Harvey Pass MD, Rafael Bueno MD, Anne Tsao MD

DISCLAIMER:

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.