Best of ASCO Boston 2023
Best of ASCO®, an Official Annual Meeting Review of the American Society of Clinical Oncology® (ASCO®), is a two-day program designed to provide the latest science and education from the world’s premier oncology event, the ASCO® Annual Meeting. The abstracts selected for presentation and discussion reflect the foremost research and strategies in oncology that will impact clinical practice and patient care.
The program features in-depth discussion and analysis of the latest scientific findings in primary disease sites and practice-changing advances in cancer treatment. Expert faculty will review the findings, discuss the results potential impact on the current standard of care, and apply the results within the clinical context of a patient case.
NPs, PAs, RNs, and others
Pharma / Med Device Company Employee**
Students & Fellows*
*Student is defined as currently enrolled in an advanced learning institution and/or studying in order to enter a particular profession. If you would like to attend as a Student, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
**Defined as anyone employed by a drug, device, or diagnostic company. The primary goal of the conference is to educate practicing clinicians on the latest advances and strategies in the care of cancer patients. Because space is limited and to ensure sufficient seats are available for clinicians, Industry Employees may register as an attendee only if you have a clinical title (NP, PharmD, MD, PA, etc).
This CME initiative was designed for oncologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists, NPs, PAs, pharmacists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients with cancer.
Cancellation Policy: Fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
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Please note: times are subject to change. Please check the syllabus for the most current version of the agenda upon arriving at the summit.
All Times Listed are for the Eastern Standard Time Zone
Saturday, July 15, 2023
|7:00am||Check-in & Breakfast Available in Exhibit Hall|
|8:00am||Horizon CME App Overview and CE Housekeeping|
|8:10am||Welcome and Introductions|
» Oreofe Odejide, MD, MPH - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
|8:45am||(02) Multiple Myeloma|
» Andrew Yee, MD - Massachusetts General Hospital
» Amir T. Fathi, MD - Massachusetts General Hospital
|9:45am||(04) Stump the Faculty: Hematology|
» Faculty for Sessions (01) - (03)
|10:00am||Break | Refreshments in Exhibit Hall|
|10:25am||(05) Gynecological Malignancies|
» Meghan E. Shea, MD - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
|10:55am||(06) Genitourinary: Prostate|
» Philip J. Saylor, MD - Massachusetts General Hospital
|11:25am||(07) Genitourinary: Renal & Bladder|
» Joaquim Bellmunt, MD, PhD - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
|11:55am||(08) Stump the Faculty: Gyn & GU|
» Faculty for Sessions (05) - (07)
|12:10pm||Gather for Buffet|
|12:15pm|| Buffet Lunch Non-CME/CE Presentation Sponsored by Mirati Therapeutics|
|1:05pm||Dessert Break in Exhibit Hall|
» Roxana S. Dronca, MD - Mayo Clinic
|1:50pm||(10) Breast Cancer: Early Stage|
» Ilana M. Schlam, MD - Tufts Medical Center
|2:20pm||Break - Trivia for Charity in the Exhibit Hall|
|2:45pm||(11) Breast Cancer: Metastatic|
» Pavani Chalasani, MD, MPH - George Washington University
|3:15pm||(12) Stump-the-Faculty: Melanoma & Breast Cancer|
» Faculty from Sessions (09) - (11)
|3:30pm||(13) Difficult Cases - Hematology|
» Glenn J. Hanna, MD - Harvard Medical School
|4:00pm|| (14) Developmental Therapeutics|
(15) Difficult Cases - Hematology and Solid Tumors|
|5:15pm||Networking Reception - Exhibit Hall|
Sunday, July 16, 2023
|7:00am||Check-in & Breakfast Available in Exhibit Hall|
|7:30am||Horizon CME App Overview and CE Housekeeping|
|7:35am||Welcome and Introductions|
|7:40am|| (16) Gastrointestinal: Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic|
» Francis Nugent, MD - Tufts Medical Center
|8:25am|| Breakfast Symposium- sponsored by: Exelixis|
|9:15am||(17) Gastrointestinal: Esophagogastric|
» Anuj Patel, MD - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
|9:45am||Break | Refreshments in Exhibit Hall|
|10:15am||(18) Gastrointestinal: Colorectal|
» Harshabad Singh, MBBS - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
|10:45am||(19) Stump-the-Faculty: GI|
» Faculty for Sessions (14) - (16)
|11:00am||Gather for Lunch|
|11:05am|| Buffet Lunch Non-CME/CE Presentation Sponsored by Abbvie|
|11:55am||Dessert Break in Exhibit Hall|
|12:30pm||(20) Lung Cancer: Local|
» Mark Awad, MD, PhD - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
|1:00pm||(21) Lung Cancer: Metastatic|
» Pasi A. Jänne, MD, PhD - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
|1:30pm||(22) Stump-the-Faculty: Lung Cancer|
» Faculty for Sessions (18) - (19)
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Best of ASCO Boston
Start Date: Friday, July 14, 2023
End Date: Sunday, July 16, 2023
Last Day to Book: Wednesday, June 14, 2023
Hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
Boston Marriott Newton for 169 USD per night
Conference Planning Committee
We’d like to thank our planning committee members for helping to pull this conference together!
Meghan E. Shea, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Rachel J. Buchsbaum, MD
Director of the Cancer Center
Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology
Hematologist/Oncologist in the Breast Health Center
Fellowship Program Director
Professor of Medicine and the Dr. Jane F. Desforges, MD, Chair in Hematology/Oncology Tufts Medical Center
Peter Enzinger, MD
Director, Center for Esophageal and Gastric Cancer
Associate Professor of Medicine
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Amir T. Fathi, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Program Director, Center for Leukemia Massachusetts General Hospital
Hani Babiker, MD
Pancreaticobiliary, GI Oncology, Early Phase Therapeutics, and Senior Associate Consultant
- 10.00 ACPE PharmacyThe Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This conference is approved for up to 10.00 credit by the Washington State Pharmacy Association.
This activity is approved for up to 10.00 credit by the Washington State Pharmacy Association. ACPE#: 0130-9999-21--L01-P | Activity Type: Live| Start/End date: Sat, 07/15/2023 - 4:00am-Sun, 07/16/2023 - 11:05pm The Washington State Pharmacy Association (WSPA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education. NOTE FOR PHARMACISTS: It is the responsibility of the pharmacist or pharmacy technician to provide the correct information [NABP eProfile ID and DOB (in MMDD format)] within the evaluation, in order to receive credit for participating in this CPE activity. Following the activity’s end date, there is a maximum of 60 days allowed to upload the CPE information to the CPE Monitor. WSPA will upload the CPE information to the CPE monitor 50 days after the activity - please check your CPE Monitor at this time to ensure the CPE is uploaded in your profile. If you encounter any CPE problems, please contact WSPA at 425- 228-7171
- 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Horizon CME designates this Live activity for a maximum of 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 10.00 ANCCThis activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation through the joint providership of the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation and Horizon CME. The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. NPHF is awarding the contact hours and is responsible for adherence to the ANCC criteria. This course is approved by the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation, California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 16441. Upon completion, NPs and RNs will be awarded up to 10.00 credit.