CUA Educational Events

 

Update on treatment options in Kidney Cancer

Wednesday April 10, 2019

Location: The Westin Toronto Airport Hotel | 950 Dixon Rd. Toronto, ON, M9W5N4

Presentation | 17:00

Registration | 18:30 

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:  Brian Rini, MD (Cleveland Clinic Taussing Cancer Centre, Cleveland, OH)

Brian I. Rini, MD is a Professor of Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. A staff member of the Department of Solid Tumor Oncology of the Taussig Cancer Institute, Dr. Rini is the Leader of the Genitourinary Malignancies Program.

Dr. Rini earned his medical degree at the Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus, Ohio. After completing a residency program in internal medicine at University of Chicago Hospitals in Illinois, Dr. Rini was awarded a fellowship in hematology and oncology at the University of Chicago. Dr. Rini was an Assistant Professor at the University of California San Francisco before moving to Cleveland Clinic.

At Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Rini’s primary research has been in renal cell carcinoma (RCC), with special focus on antiangiogenic therapy and immunotherapy. Dr. Rini’s research has been published in peer-reviewed journals that include the New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Lancet and the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Certified in Medical Oncology by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Rini is active in numerous professional organizations including ASCO, the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) and is Chair of the Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC).

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the current treatment options in 1L and 2L mRCC
  • Discuss sequencing options and how to optimally treat patients in light of new combo therapies
  • Review future treatments and how to introduce them into clinical practice
  • Examine patient cases/Q&A with Canadian HCPs

RSVP TODAY to tal.erdman@cua.org


11th Annual Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Uro-Oncology Dialogue

Friday September 6 to Sunday September 8, 2019

Queen's Landing, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

Early Bird Registration Fees until July 26, 2019

Urologists $510
Fellows/Residents/Nurses $340
Accompanying Persons $285

*plus applicable taxes

Accommodations Preferred Rate until August 7, 2019

$289 per night plus application taxes/fees

Group Name: CUA

Meeting chairs: Tony Finelli & Munir Jamal

 

Contact us

  • CUA CORPORATE OFFICE
    185 Dorval, Suite 401
    Dorval, QC
    H9S 5J9
    Canada
  • (514) 395-0376
    Fax (514) 395-1664

Keep me Posted

First Name
Could not find the language line "frm_error"
Last Name
Could not find the language line "frm_error"
City
Could not find the language line "frm_error"
Country
Could not find the language line "frm_error"
Email
Could not find the language line "frm_error"

Future Dates

  • 74th CUA | June 29th-July 1st, 2019
    QUEBEC CITY, QC
  • 75th CUA | June 27th-29th, 2020
    VICTORIA, BC
  • 76th CUA | June 26th-29th, 2021
    NIAGARA FALLS, ON
  • 77th CUA | June 25th-28th, 2022
    CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI
  • 78th CUA | June 17th-20th, 2023
    MONTREAL, QC