CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 24, 2018--Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for oncology and hematology continuing medical education, will host the 19 th annual International Lung Cancer Congress on July 26-28 at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, California. The program will be chaired by David R. Gandara, M.D., professor of medicine, division of hematology/oncology, director, thoracic oncology program, senior advisor to the director, University of California Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Roy S. Herbst, M.D., Ph.D., Ensign professor of Medicine (medical oncology), professor of pharmacology, chief of medical oncology, associate director for translational research, Yale Cancer Center, Yale School of Medicine.

“The field of lung cancer treatment is experiencing continuous advancements,” said Phil Talamo, president of PER®. “This meeting has been a high-level collaborative ‘think tank’ for nearly two decades, allowing oncologists to network and collaborate on new agents and strategies to enhance treatment for lung cancer.”

The 19 th annual International Lung Cancer Congress® is a two-day event that shares current, practical information on novel agents and strategies. Designed for surgical, medical and radiation oncologists and other medical professionals interested in lung cancer, the meeting includes engaging lectures, panel discussions and multidisciplinary tumor boards. Attendees will gain insight into new strategies for early detection of lung cancer, adjuvant therapy for non-small cell lung cancer and bench-to-bedside concepts. Each day of the meeting will also encompass post-session surveys and engaging question-and-answer sessions.

For more information and registration, visit https://www.gotoper.com/conferences/ilc/meetings/19th-international-lung-cancer-congress.

About PER®

Since 1995, Physicians’ Education Resource, LLC® (PER®) has been the leading provider of live and online continuing medical education activities on oncology and hematology by providing high-quality, evidence-based activities featuring leading experts who focus on the application of practice-changing advances. In 2018, PER® will develop and implement 20 historic annual legacy conferences in the United States and Europe, along with many world-renowned online learning formats such as Medical Crossfire®. PER® is accredited by both the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the California Board of Registered Nursing. PER® is part of the Cranbury, New Jersey-based MJH Associates, Inc. family of businesses. Learn more at  gotoper.com  and  mjhassoc.com.

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