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.
Venue: Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park
Phone (312) 565-8000