Best of GU & GI Cancers Conference 2024
Wednesday, April 10, 2024
Event Type: In-Person
Conference Venue: Vantage Venues | Toronto, ON
Address: Toronto, ON
Directions: Google Maps link
Chaired by Dr. Scott Berry and Dr. Maria Jiang, this exclusive in-person flagship event will present a summary of the most significant treatment advances in genitourinary and gastrointestinal malignancies presented at major international events in 2023.
- Discuss pivotal trials and research presented in the different disease sites.
- Review the current standard of care for key malignancies.
- Discuss the current controversies in the management of specific GU & GI cancers.
Learn more about scheduled presentations at Best of GU&GI Cancers Conference 2024 in the conference agenda.
Meet the Best of GU&GI Cancers conference 2024 Chairs
Dr. Scott Berry
MD, MHSc, FRCPC
Dr. Scott Berry is a medical oncologist and Chief and Medical Director of the Oncology Program at Trillium Health Partners in Mississauga. He is the interim regional vice-president for Cancer Care Ontario – Ontario Health’s Mississauga Halton Central West Regional Cancer Program and an Adjunct Professor of Oncology at Queen’s University. Dr. Berry’s clinical specialty is gastrointestinal cancer. He is actively involved in clinical research and Co-Chair of the Gastrointestinal Disease Site Group of the Cancer Cancer Ontario Program in Evidence Based Care. Dr. Berry is a medical educator who has previously served as Chair of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Specialty Committee for Medical Oncology. He is one of the co-founders of OncologyEducation.com. His other academic interest is the bioethical issues surrounding the care of people with cancer, in particular the ethical issues related to equitable access to cancer medications. He is a former member and ethics advisor to the pan-Canadian Oncology Drug Review Expert Review Committee and has served on the ASCO Ethics Committee.
Dr. Maria Jiang,
MD, MSc, FRCPC
Dr. Di (Maria) Jiang is an Assistant Professor within the Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, and a medical oncologist at the Princess Margaret Cancer Center. She received her Medical Oncology Residency training at the University of Toronto and Medical Oncology fellowship training at the Princess Margaret Cancer Center. She recently obtained a Master of Science degree from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Clinical Epidemiology, thesis stream. She has received multiple grant awards from the Genitourinary Medical Oncologists of Canada. Her interests include targeted therapeutic approaches for genitourinary malignancies and investigator-initiated clinical trials.
Registration for Healthcare professionals can be completed above. Industry representatives (both sponsor and non-sponsor) must contact Kelly Allan at [email protected] for registration and sponsorship opportunities. Industry registrations will not be accepted through the website.
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Best of GU&GI Cancers conference 2024 Sponsors
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