2022 Multidisciplinary Pancreatic Cancer Symposium

February 19, 2022

Virtual Event

Saturday, Feb. 19, 2022
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST

Sponsored by UPMC Hillman Cancer Center and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences, with support from the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN)

Program Goal

This virtual CME event will feature a range of discussions about the latest advancements in pancreatic cancer diagnosis and treatment, presented by UPMC faculty and guest speakers. Topics include screening and genetics, molecular alterations, targeted therapy, and biomarkers of response and surveillance, new surgical techniques, multimodality therapy and the role of adjuvant, neoadjuvant, radiation therapy, and palliative care. 

Keynote presenters include:

Anne-Marie Duliege, MD, Chief Medical Officer, PanCAN

Steven Gallinger, MD, MSc, FRCS, Professor of General Surgery, University of Toronto – Toronto General Hospital 

Eileen O’Reilly, MD, Winthrop Rockefeller Endowed Chair in Medical Oncology and Co-Director Medical, David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreas Cancer, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Who Should Attend

Gastroenterologists, general surgeons, hepatopancreatobiliary surgeons, medical, radiation, and surgical oncologists, pathologists, primary care physicians, residents, fellows, advanced practice providers, nurses, and other interested health care professionals.

Course Directors

Amer H. Zureikat, MD
Aatur D. Singhi, MD, PhD
Susannah Ellsworth, MD
Randall E. Brand, MD
Adam Slivka, MD, PhD

The course brochure with detailed information will be available at https://cce.upmc.com/2022-multidisciplinary-pancreatic-cancer-symposium.

For more information, contact Melissa Martin at martinml4@upmc.edu or 412-623-6437.

This activity is approved for the following credit: AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. All other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.