2019 Atlanta Pancreas Cancer Conference

October 5, 2019 • 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Georgia Tech Global Learning Center



The Atlanta Pancreas Cancer Conference will feature engaging lectures from leaders in the treatment of pancreas cancer, focusing on current advances in the basic science of pancreatic cancer, particularly in the areas of tumor staging, radiation and chemotherapy treatments, and surgery.

7:00 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

7:45 a.m.

Welcome and Introduction
Andrew Page, MD  Howard Young

8:00 a.m.

Neoadjuvant Therapy for Localized Pancreatic Cancer
Douglas Evans, MD

8:45 a.m.

Endoscopic Techniques for the Management of Pancreatic Cancer
Abdul Khan, MD

9:15 a.m.

The Importance of Accurate Radiographic Staging for Pancreatic Cancer
Parag Tolat, MD

9:45 a.m.
10:00 a.m.

Pancreatic Surgery at Piedmont 
Andrew Page, MD  & Kevin Tri Nguyen, MD

10:30 a.m.

Prognostic Value of CA19-9 and Implications for Assessment of Response and Treatment Sequencing
Susan Tsai, MD, MHS

11:00 a.m.

Pre-operative Radiation Therapy for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: When, Where, and How? 
Adam Nowlan, MD

11:30 a.m.
12:15 p.m.

Management of Metastatic Cancer
Jay Rhee, MD

12:45 p.m.

Keynote: Advances in Management of Pancreas Cancer
Daniel Laheru, MD

1:30 p.m.

Mock Tumor Board
Moderators: Douglas Evans, MD; Susan Tsai, MD, MHS

2:00 p.m.



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