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OncLive® Presents Its Latest State of the Science Summit™ on Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

November 20, 2018

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 20, 2018--OncLive®, the nation’s leading digital resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to provide the best patient care, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) on Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Millennium Hilton New York One UN Plaza in New York City. The summit will be chaired by Kwok-Kin Wong, M.D., Ph.D., director, division of hematology and medical oncology, Anne Murnick Cogan and David H. Cogan professor of oncology, department of medicine, NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center.

This interactive and educational meeting will discuss the treatment of advanced NSCLC. Expert presenters from the NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center will delve into the latest advances in robotic thoracic lung cancer surgery, the role of liquid biopsy in lung cancer, new data surrounding immunotherapy combinations, the latest updates in targeted therapies for NSCLC, emerging biomarkers in NSCLC and updates in squamous NSCLC and in small-cell lung cancer. The presenters will also engage in a peer exchange discussion and address audience questions.

Presenters from NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center include:

Robert J. Cerfolio, M.D., MBA, director, clinical thoracic surgery, professor, department of cardiothoracic surgery, senior consultant, robotic surgery center, director, lung cancer center. Abraham Chachoua, M.D., associate director, cancer services, section chief, medical oncology, Jay and Isabel Fine professor of oncology, department of medicine, professor, department of urology. Joshua K. Sabari, M.D., assistant professor, department of medicine. Elaine Shum, M.D., instructor, department of medicine.

The State of the Science Summit™ is a premier conference series, hosted by OncLive®, that features medical experts from across the nation discussing treatment options. Each summit integrates academic and community-based physicians and health care professionals across key disciplines, from medical and surgical oncology to hematology.

Registration is free and open to all health care professionals, and food and beverages will be served. For more information and to register, visit https://www.onclive.com/meetings/soss or contact Kayla Collins at kcollins@curetoday.com.

About OncLive®

A digital platform of resources for practicing oncologists, OncLive® offers oncology professionals information they can use to help provide the best patient care. OncLive.com is the official website for the MJH Associates Inc. Oncology Specialty Group, which publishes OncologyLive ®, Oncology Nursing News ® and more. MJH Associates Inc. is a full-service health care communications company offering education, research and medical media, including curetoday.com and CURE ® magazine, the largest U.S. consumer publication focused entirely on cancer. Combining science and humanity to make cancer understandable, CURE ® reaches patients, cancer centers and advocacy groups.

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CONTACT: OncLive® Media Contacts

Alexandra Ventura, 609-716-7777, ext. 121

aventura@mjhassoc.comJohn Patricolo, 609-325-4630

jpatricolo@mjhassoc.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEW JERSEY

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH HOSPITALS ONCOLOGY OTHER HEALTH RESEARCH OTHER SCIENCE SCIENCE

SOURCE: OncLive

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