American Academy of Emergency Medicine


Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - Houston, TX

December 2, 2017, 8:00am-2:00pm | Houston, TX
Hilton Houston Galleria - Houston, TX

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy is jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer, in collaboration with the American Academy of Emergency Medicine and the Association of Community Cancer Centers.

Program Organizers

  • Patrick Hwu, MD – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Michelle Rohlfs, RN, FNP-BC, AOCNP – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Jeffrey Liticker, R.Ph., PharmD, BCOP – UT Southwestern Medical Center, Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center

Session Topics

  • Immune-Related Adverse Event (irAE) Management in the clinic and the Emergency Room
  • Basic Principles of Cancer Immunotherapy
  • Immunotherapy for the Treatment of: Melanoma; Lung Cancer; Genitourinary Cancers; Hematologic Malignancies; Head and Neck Cancers
  • Overcoming Operational and Reimbursement Barriers to Incorporating Immunotherapy Into Community Practice

In support of those affected by Hurricane Harvey, all registration fees for this program have been waived; however, registration is required to attend.

Click here to learn more and register.