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Thursday, September 30, 2021
All times in EST

7:30 AM
Live Stream Opens
8:00 AM
Welcome and Introduction to Genomic Medicine
Charis Eng, MD, PhD
8:05 AM
Genetics Primer*
Sarah McGee, MS, CGC
8:15 AM
Alternative Approaches to Genetic Counseling Panel*
Moderator: Maribeth Golm, MS, CGC
Panelists: Meghan J. DeBenedictis, MS, CGC, MEd; Jessica Marquard, MS, CGC; Ryan Noss, MS, CGC; Sara Rhode, MS, CGC
8:55 AM
PTEN Hamartoma Tumor Syndrome*
Charis Eng, MD, PhD
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
Keynote: Hereditary Hematologic Malignancies: Current Knowledge and Clinical Challenges*
Lucy Godley, MD, PhD
10:00 AM
Genetic Counseling for Hereditary Hematologic Malignancies*
Sarah Bannon, MS, CGC
10:20 AM
The Role of Genetics in Determining Prognosis for Hereditary Hematologic Malignancies*
Hetty Carraway, MD, MBA
10:40 AM
Malignant Hematology Genetics Panel*
Moderator: Brittany Griffin, MS, CGC, MSW, PhD
Panelists: Sarah Bannon MS, CGC; Hetty Carraway, MD, MBA; Lucy Godley, MD, PhD
11:20 AM
Risk and Resilience in Psychological Adjustment to Hereditary Cancer Syndromes*
Karen Hurley, PhD
11:40 AM
Mid-Symposium Break
12:40 PM
Lynch Syndrome Screening: Universal MSI/IHC Versus Somatic Tumor Testing*
Michael Cruise, MD, PhD
1:00 PM
Gastric Cancer Risk in Patient with Pathogenic Variants in CDH1 and the Role of Upper Endoscopy*
Carol A. Burke, MD
1:20 PM
Immunoprevention for Lynch Syndrome*
Steven Lipkin, MD, PhD, FACMG
1:40 PM
Spectrum of the Impact of Genetic Testing for GI Syndromes Panel*
Moderator: David Liska, MD
Panelists: Carol Burke, MD; Michael Cruise, MD, PhD; Steven Lipkin, MD, PhD, FACMG
2:20 PM
Polygenic Risk Scores and Applications in Colorectal Cancer*
Stephanie Schmit, PhD, MPH
2:40 PM
2:55 PM
Pediatric Cancer Predisposition*
Harry (Adrian) Lesmana, FAAP, FACMG
3:15 PM
Overview of Somatic Testing and Intro to Immunotherapy*
Pauline Funchain, MD
3:35 PM
PARP Inhibitors in Gynecologic Cancer*
Chad Michener, MD
3:55 PM
Core Somatic Tests for Cancer Panel*
Moderator: Pauline Funchain, MD
Panelists: G. Thomas Budd, MD; Alok Khorana, MD; Moshe Ornstein, MD, MA; Nathan Pennell, MD
4:35 PM
Functional Food and PTEN*
Charis Eng, MD, PhD
4:45 PM
* A five minute Q&A is included in the speaker’s allotted time.

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(agenda is subject to change)