Program Information

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Laboratory Research

Genes to Dreams – Advancing Understanding of Cancer Metastases and Regional Therapeutics

  • Understanding all elements of unlocking the immune system
  • Basic science mechanisms and surrogates involved in regional therapies
  • Comprehensive breakdown of recently reported clinical trials in CRS/HIPEC
  • Review of ongoing and emerging US clinical trials in PSM & CRS/HIPEC

  • Liver

    Regional therapy of liver metastases including:

    • Innovative and complex surgical procedures for bilobar disease
    • Combination surgical and ablative therapy for diffuse disease
    • Surgical resection after infusional therapy
    • Novel ablative and perfusion techniques

    Melanoma

    To better understand the multidisciplinary approach including the use of systemic, regional and surgical therapy modalities in the management of metastatic melanoma and sarcoma including:

    • Limb infusions and perfusions. Understanding how to perform and when to perform intraarterial perfusion-based therapies and expected outcomes
    • The use of intralesional therapies in the management of regionally metastatic melanoma
    • The management of the regional nodal basin with metastatic melanoma, including surgical approaches
    • The multidisciplinary approach including combination local, regional and systemic therapies for regionally metastatic melanoma

    Peritoneal Metastases

    The Future is Now- In these sessions we will discuss the intricacies of management and future directions in the management of peritoneal malignancies.

    • Molecular profiling in PSM: What should we be asking?
    • Intraoperative/perioperative management of PSM: How can we optimize?
    • Chemotherapy sequencing
    • Risk stratification in PSM