Welcome to the Pittsburgh Cancer Conference 2011
Jeffrey Shogan Memorial Symposium Toward Personalized Anticancer Therapy

Thursday, May 5, 2011

11 a.m. Registration and Lunch
Noon

“Introduction and Welcome”
Adam M. Brufsky, MD, PhD, FACP
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

12:05 p.m.

“Memories of Dr. Shogan”
Stanley Marks, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

12:15 p.m.

“Personalized Therapy for Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer”
Roy S. Herbst, MD, PhD
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

12:55 p.m.

“Florence Lockhart Nimick Memorial Oncology Lecture: Pharmacogenomics in Colon Cancer”
Heinz-Josef Lenz, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Professor of Preventative Medicine
Keck School of Medicine, University of South California
Los Angeles, CA

1:35 p.m.

“Dawn of Effective Specific Therapy for Melanoma: Growing Options for Personalized Molecular, Immunological, and Cytotoxic Therapy”
John M. Kirkwood, MD
Professor of Medicine, Dermatology, and Translational Science
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

2:15 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m.

“Implications of Breast Cancer Heterogeneity”
Lisa A. Carey, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC

3:10 p.m.

“Treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia in a Genomic Era: Classification and Novel Strategies ”
Martin S. Tallman, MD
Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

3:50 p.m.

“Individualized Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer”
Jennifer Rubin Grandis, MD, FACS
Professor of Otolaryngology and Pharmacology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

4:30 p.m.

“The Changing Landscape of Prostate Cancer”
Phillip Kantoff, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

5:10 p.m. Panel and Q & A
All faculty
5:45 p.m. Conference Adjournment