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
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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
*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