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Agenda

Saturday, November 9, 2019

7:00 am
Registration, Continental Breakfast & Visit Exhibits
8:00 am
Welcome and Introduction
Raul Rosenthal, MD and Libia F. Scheller, PhD, MBA
8:10 am
DDF Background and History
Andrea Eidelman, Esq., DDF Executive Director
8:15 am
New Frontiers in Surgical Management of Gastric Cancer.
Speaker: Naoto Takahashi, MD, PhD. Chiba, Japan
Panelists: Bruno Zilberstein, MD, PhD, FACS, Many LoMenzo, MD and Raul Rosenthal, MD
8:45 am
Laparoscopic Gastrectomy and Lymphadenectomy. Technique.
Speaker: Raul Rosenthal, MD
Panelists: Bruno Zilberstein, MD, PhD, FACS, Many LoMenzo, MD and Joan Arnold (Patient)
09:15 am
Outcomes of Surgical Management of Gastric Cancer
Speaker: Bruno Zilberstein, MD, PhD, FACS, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Panelists: Many Lo Menzo, MD, Raul Rosenthal, MD and Joan Arnold (Patient),
Rebecca Royer Rosing, Esq (Caregiver), and Melani Vincelli (Patient)
09:45 am
Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy
Speaker: Antonio Ucar, MD
Panelists: Arun Nagarajan, MD, Mihir Naik, DO and Papita Alwani (Caregiver)
Pat Campola (Patient) and Melani Vincelli (Patient)
10:15 am
Coffee Break & Visit Exhibits
10:45 am
Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy. New Protocols
Lead Speaker: Arun Nagarajan, MD
Panelists: Antonio Ucar, MD, Mihir Naik, DO and Papita Alwani (Caregiver)
11:15 am
Radiation Oncology
Speaker: Mihir Naik, DO
Panelists: Arun Nagarajan, MD, Antonio Ucar, MD and Pat Campola (Patient)
11:45 am
Genomic Testing
Speaker: Timmy Nguyen, MD
Panelist: Daniel Catenacci, MD
12:15 pm
Break
12:30 pm
Networking Lunch - Stomach Cancer Patient and Caregiver Panel 
Panelists: Papita Alwani (Caregiver), Joan Arnold (Patient),
Pat Campola (Patient), Rebecca Royer Rosing, Esq (Caregiver) and
Melani Vincelli (Patient)
1:15 pm
Integrative Medicine and Pain Management
Speakers: Michael Cusnir, MD
Panelists: Papita Alwani (Caregiver) and Joan Arnold (Patient)
1:45 pm
Nutrition
Speakers: Karla Otero, MS
Panelists: Lilian Craggs, PhD, Pat Campola (Patient) and Rebecca Royer Rosing, Esq (Caregiver)
2:15 pm
Psychosocial Support
Added Speaker:  Monique Martinez, LCSW
Panelists: Sharon Salas, LCSW, Papita Alwani (Caregiver), Joan Arnold (Patient), and Rebecca Royer Rosing, Esq (Caregiver)
2:45 pm
Break & Visits Exhibits
3:15 pm
New Endoscopic Treatment Modalities of Gastric Cancer
Speaker: Tolga Erim, DO
Panelists: Raul Rosenthal, MD and Many Lo Menzo, MD
3:45 pm
Early Detection and Follow up in Patients after Total Gastrectomy
Speaker: Tolga Erim, DO
Panelists: Raul Rosenthal, MD and Many Lo Menzo, MD
4.15 pm
Survivorship
Speaker: Mayra Lima, MSN, ARNP, FNP-C
Panelists: Rochelle S. Clarke, PhD and Rebecca Royer Rosing, Esq (Caregiver)
4:45 pm
Closing Remarks
Raul Rosenthal, MD
5:00 pm
Adjourn

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