International Genitourinary Oncology Congress

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2017

8:00 – 8:50 AM   REGISTRATION / BREAKFAST

8:50 – 9:00 AM Welcome & Announcements

9:00 – 9:15 AM Trends in Global Oncology
Gilberto Lopes MD, MBA, FAMS – Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

9:15 – 9:30 AM Quality Indicator in Oncology
 Murilo Buso, MD – Brasília Cancer Center

9:30 – 9:45 AM The LARCG – Latin America Renal Cancer Group: Creation, Aims, and Early Results
Stênio C. Zequi, MD, MSc, PhD – AC Camargo Comprehensive Cancer Center

9:45 – 10:00 AM Patterns of Cancer Care in Brazil – The Experience of Brazilian Society of Clinical Oncology (SBOC)
Cinthya Sternberg, PhD – Executive Director of the Brazilian Society of Clinical Oncology

10:00 – 10:15 AM Treatment of Genitourinary Tumors in Latin America & South America
 Andre P. Fay, MD, PhD – PUCRS School of Medicine

10:15 – 10:25 AM  Immune Biomarkers in Oncology
Romualdo Barroso-Sousa, MD, PhD – Dana-Farber Cancer Institute                                                                      

10:25 – 10:35 AM Liquid Biopsy in Oncology
Allan Andresson Lima Pereira, MD, PhD – MD Anderson Cancer Center

10:35 – 10:55 AM Refreshment Break                      

10:55 AM – 12:00 PM  Round Table: Projects Ongoing at City of Hope                                     

Investigating the Stool Bacteriome and Response to Immunotherapies in Kidney Cancer
Manuel Caitano Maia, MD – City of Hope

Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma (mRCC) Treatment: A Comparison Between Public and Private Institutions in Brazil
Paulo Gustavo Bergerot, MD – City of Hope

Targeted Therapy Toxicity and Gut Microbiome
Nazli Dizman, MD – City of Hope

Associations Between Psychosocial Symptoms and Immune Biomarkers
Lorena Almeida, PsyD – City of Hope

Patients‘ Perceptions About Genomics Tests and Immunotherapy
Cristiane Decat Bergerot, PhD – City of Hope

12:00 – 1:30 PM LUNCH              

1:30 – 1:45 PM Mechanisms of Resistance to VEGFR-TKIs 
Fabio Schutz, MD – Beneficência Portuguesa de São Paulo

1:45 – 2:00 PM Clinical Biomarker in Kidney Cancer
Maria Nirvana da Cruz Formiga, MD, PhD – AC Camargo Comprehensive Cancer Center

2:00 – 2:50 PM The Integration of Psycho-Oncology in the Genitourinary Oncology Practice

How to Develop a Biopsychosocial Screening Program
Matthew J. Loscalzo, LCSW – City of Hope

The Diverse Needs of Genitourinary Patients and Oncology Providers: Keeping Everyone’s Head Above Water
Andrew J. Roth, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

2:50 – 3:40 PM Round Table: How to Increase Collaborations

International Initiatives of Brazilian Society – Current and Future Perspectives
Cinthya Sternberg, PhD – Executive Director of the Brazilian Society of Clinical Oncology

What We Can Learn from Global Oncology Initiatives
Gilberto Lopes, MD, MBA, FAMS – Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

Cooperative Network in Oncology
Murilo Buso, MD – Brasília Cancer Center

The LARCG Experience
Stênio C. Zequi, MD, MSc, PhD – AC Camargo Comprehensive Cancer Center

3:40 PM ADJOURN