University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Geriatric Oncology Symposium

September 21, 2018, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Mission Bay
1450 3rd Street
HD-160
San Francisco, CA 94158

Register

Hosted by the UCSF Older Adult Cancer Care (OACC) Program, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and Cancer Control Program, Division of Hematology/Oncology, and the Division of Geriatrics, this event will highlight geriatric oncology research at UCSF and foster new multidisciplinary collaborations.

> Live stream and recording available for the UCSF community:
   Morning sessions | Afternoon sessions

8:00 am
Welcome and Introductions (Breakfast)
Eric Small, MD, FASCO (Heme/Onc, HDFCCC)
Melisa Wong, MD, MAS (Heme/Onc)
8:30 am
Session 1: Functional status
Rebecca Olin, MD, MS (Heme/Onc)
Kenneth Covinsky, MD, MPH (Geriatrics)
Melisa Wong, MD, MAS (Heme/Onc)
Panel Discussion - Moderator: Li-Wen Huang, MD (Heme/Onc)
9:25 am
Keynote Address
Arti Hurria, MD (City of Hope, Geriatric Oncology)
10:15 am Coffee break
10:25 am
Session 2: Frailty
Darryl Rolfson, MD, FRCPC (University of Alberta, Geriatrics)
Emily Finlayson, MD, MS, FACS (Surgery)
Panel Discussion - Moderator: Carling Ursem, MD (Heme/Onc)
11:00 am
Session 3: Cognition
Carla Perissinotto, MD, MHS (Geriatrics)
Allison Kaup, PhD (Neuropsychology)
Carolyn Seib, MD, MAS (Endocrine Surgery)
Panel Discussion - Moderator: Natalie Young, MD (Geriatrics, Palliative Medicine)
11:55 am Lunch
12:30 pm
Session 4: Individualized decision making and prognosis
Louise Walter, MD (Geriatrics)
Eleni Linos, MD, DrPH, MPH (Dermatology)
Alex Smith, MD, MPH, MS (Palliative Medicine)
Panel Discussion - Moderator: Ashwin Kotwal (Geriatrics, Palliative Medicine)
1:25 pm
Session 5: Palliative and supportive care
Christine Ritchie, MD, MSPH, FACP, FAAHPM (Geriatrics, Palliative Medicine)
Chris Miaskowski, RN, PhD, FAAN (Nursing)
Rebecca Sudore, MD (Geriatics, Palliative Medicine)
Panel Discussion - Moderator: Melissa Mazor, RN, PhD (Nursing)
2:20 pm
Wrap up: Geriatric oncology needs assessment, resources, agenda setting

 


Contact Information

Contact
melisa.wong@ucsf.edu

See more events