2021 Agenda

Friday, October 1, 2021

9:30 am – 9:40 am
Welcome and Meeting Overview
John Leonard, MD

Lymphoma Session

9:40 am – 9:55 am
New data in upfront and relapsed aggressive B cell lymphoma
John Leonard, MD
9:55 am – 10:10 am
What’s new in therapy of indolent and mantle cell lymphoma
Deanna van Gestel
10:10 am – 10:25 am

Updates in the management of Hodgkin and T cell lymphomas

Sonali Smith. MD (TBD)
10:10 am – 10:25 am
Updates in the management of Hodgkin and T cell lymphomas
Sonali Smith. MD (TBD)
10:25 am – 10:40 am

Key Conversations: Lymphoma Panel Discussion and Q&A moderated by Dr. Leonard

Break for Exhibits and Posters (15 minutes)

1:35 PM-2:05 PM

The Male Perspective on Closing the Gender Gap in Oncology Leadership Roles

Moderated by
Elizabeth Plimack, MD, MS
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Clifford Hudis, FACP, FASCO
American Society of Clinical Oncology

Thomas Lynch Jr., MD
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Michael Caligiuri, MD
City of Hope

Marty Whalen
Bristol-Myers Squibb

2:05 PM-2:10 PM

Oral Abstract/Poster Presentation: A Grassroots Mentoring Program to Enhance Representation by BIPOC and Women Trainees in Clinical Research at an Academic Medical Center

Shakira Grant, MBBS
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

2:10 PM-2:50 PM

Moving Forward: Resiliency and Overcoming Challenges

Moderated by
Rachna Shroff, MD, MS
The University of Arizona Cancer center

Monica Bertagnolli, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Narjust Duma, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Bridget Keenan, MD, PhD
University of California, San Francisco
Carrie Thompson, MD
Mayo Clinic

2:50 PM – 2:55 PM

Oral Abstract/Poster Presentation: Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Well-Being and Work-Related Burnout Among Healthcare Workers at an Academic Center

Khadeja Khan
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

2:55 PM – 3:40 PM

Wealth Wisdom: Seven Steps to Take Control of Your Financial Health

Treasa Moran
Morgan Stanley

3:40 PM – 3:55 PM

Award Presentations
Woman Oncologist of the Year and Rising Star

Jennifer Buffington Herzog
Vaniam Group

3:55 PM-4:00 PM

Closing Remarks and Adjourn
Julie Brahmer, MD
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Nina Shah, MD
University of California San Francisco
Julie Vose, MD, MBA
The University of Nebraska Medical Center
4:00 PM-5:00 PM

Networking Groups

  • The Art of Saying No in Order to Get to Yes for You
    Hosted by Dr. Julie Brahmer, Johns Hopkins Medicine

  • Fostering Productive Relationships Between Academia and Industry
    Hosted by Dr. Nina Shah, University of California San Francisco

  • Team building: Skills Needed to Set Up New Teams and Initiatives
    Hosted by Dr. Jarushka Naidoo, Johns Hopkins Medicine

  • How To Navigate Academic Oncology Early in Your Career
    Hosted by Dr. Sapna Patel, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

  • Hospital/Cancer Center Leadership: Skills Needed for C-level Positions and/or Department Chairs
    Hosted by Dr. Linda Bosserman, City of Hope

  • Private Practice Administration
    Hosted by Dr. Debra Patt, US Oncology Network

  • Women in Leadership-The Path to Successful Work/Life Balance
    Hosted by Dr. Merrell Magelli, Sr. Director, Medical Science Liaisons at MorphoSys US Inc. and Dr Dr. Amy Chen, Director of Medical Affairs at MorphoSys US Inc.

  • Understanding Gender Differences in Industry Engagement
    Hosted by Kristen Hege, SVP, Hematology – Oncology and Cell Therapy, Early Clinical Development, Leena Shah, Executive Director, Worldwide Oncology Commercial, Tumor Strategy and Fiona Frascella, Associate Director, Customer Insights, Bristol-Myers Squibb