BEST OF ONCOLOGY EAST 2022 HYBRID CONFERENCE

The Best of Oncology East Conference will be held in a hybrid format with a focus on Eastern Canada faculty and audience. This meeting will highlight the top 3-4 most clinically relevant achievements for 2022 for nine or more different tumour sites. 

  1. Discussion of the pivotal oncology trials presented in the different disease sites
  2. Review of the current standard of care for key malignancies
  3. Discussion of the current controversies in the management of specific cancers

calendarFriday, November 18, 2022

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/Denver
  • Date: Friday, November 18, 2022
  • Time: 6:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join Us Live In Person
at the
York Mills Gallery, Toronto

Registration for Healthcare professionals can be completed below. Industry representatives (both sponsor and non-sponsor) must contact Kelly Allan at kelly@oncologyeducation.ca for registration and sponsorship opportunities.

Buy Tickets

In Person & Virtual Options Below:

Book Event

In person - Physicians CAD $189

BMO Institute for Learning, Toronto

Available Tickets: 100
The In person - Physicians ticket is sold out. You can try another ticket or another date.
In person - Nurses, Pharmacists, Other Allied Healthcare Professionals CAD $109

BMO Institute for Learning, Toronto

Available Tickets: 100
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In person - Students and Residents CAD $49

BMO Institute for Learning, Toronto

Available Tickets: 100
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Virtual - Physicians CAD $79
Available Tickets: 100
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Virtual - Nurses, Pharmacists, Other Allied Healthcare Professionals CAD $59
Available Tickets: 100
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Virtual - Students and Residents CAD $39
Available Tickets: 100
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Scientific Agenda

Times listed are EST

8:00 am – 8:45 am

Welcome Address by Chairs – Dr. Suneil Khanna & Dr. Dorothy Lo

8:45 am – 8:55 am

Breakfast Symposium – TBA

8:55 am – 9:25 am

Lung Cancer – TBA

9:25 am – 9:55 am

Special Session: What Medical Oncologists need to know about Circulating Tumour DNA – TBA

9:55 am – 10:15 am

Networking Break & Sponsor Exhibits

10:15 am – 10:45 am

Colorectal GI Cancer

10:45 am – 11:15 am

Gastroesophageal Cancer – Dr. Elena Elimova

11:15 am – 11:45am

Pancreatic, Biliary, and HCC – Dr. Michael Rapheal

11:45 am – 12:15 am

Lunch Break

12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

Seagen Lunch Symposium: CNS Metastases in Breast Cancer: Optimizing Treatment for HER2+ MBC Patients – Dr. Kasia Jerzak and Dr. Arjun Sahgal

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Prostate Cancer – Dr. Maria Jiang

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Non-Prostate GU Cancer, Bladder and RCC – Dr. Aly-Khan Lalani

2:00 pm – 2:20 pm

Networking Break & Sponsor Exhibits

2:20 pm – 2:50 pm

Breast Cancer

2:50 pm – 3:35 pm

IO in Early-Stage Lung Cancer – Dr. Parneet Cheema

3:35 pm – 3:45 pm

Closing Remarks by Chairs – Dr. Suneil Khanna & Dr. Dorothy Lo

personAbout the Faculty

Suneil Khanna

Dr. Suneil Khanna

Conference Chair

Dr. Suneil Khanna is a Medical Oncologist at the Mackenzie Health Hospital in Richmond Hill.

He completed his medical school at the University of Alberta, residency training at the University of Calgary, and Fellowship Training at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, specializing in Gastrointestinal and Thoracic malignancies.

He has a special interest in clinical trials and medical education, and is the co-chair of the COMET Education Committee and a planning committee member for the annual MAGIC meeting.

Dr. Dorothy Lo

Conference Chair

Dr. Dorothy Lo graduated from U of T Faculty of Medicine, McMaster Internal Medicine Programme, and medical oncology residency at U of T. During residency, Dr. Lo started studies in MHSc-Health Administration at U of T and graduated in 2008. She contributed to research projects and publications in cancer diagnostic assessment programs as part of residency training and as part of her internship at CCO.

As a staff medical oncologist at SJHC since 2007, Dr. Lo has served as the Head of the Division of Haematology & Oncology since 2013. At SJHC, she has been the site Principle investigator for five clinical trials.

In the oncology community, Dr. Lo has been active as the co-chair of education for COMET since 2008. Dr. Lo previously served as the Secretary and then VP of the Haematology & Oncology Section of the OMA. She has an academic affiliation with U of T as an Adjunct Clinical Lecturer. Since 2015, Dr. Lo has been the Chair of the Partnership Series which focuses on building Communities of Practice to improve access and collaboration in cancer care. Outcomes data from the Partnership Series was presented at CAMO 2017 and published as two separate articles in 2018.

Sponsorship

PLATINUM

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