The Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer brings together the best and brightest in the specialty of gynecologic oncology to learn and share the latest research and practice innovations in the treatment of gynecologic malignancies.Plan your trip for the 49th SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer, March 24–27, 2018, in New Orleans, with a pre-conference international session on March 23.

Annual Meeting | Registration | Continuing Education | Housing and Travel Schedule

Date
Time
Topic
Location
Mar
23
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course
Strand 10 AB
Mar
23
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Special Interest Session I: Coding and Practice Management
Empire A
Mar
23
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Special Interest Session II: International Session
Empire B
Mar
23
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Special Interest Session III: Resident/Fellow/Candidate Session
Empire CD
Mar
23
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Special Interest Session Break
Empire Foyer
Mar
23
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Resident, Fellow, Candidate Reception
Mar
23
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Allied Dinner – Sponsored
Empire A
Mar
24
8:00 AM - 8:20 AM
Opening Ceremony and Awards Presentation
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
24
8:20 AM - 9:50 AM
Scientific Plenary Session I
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
24
10:20 AM - 12:00 PM
Scientific Plenary II: “Contemporary Challenges”
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
24
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Industry Supported Symposium II: Show Me the Data: Leveraging Evidence to Optimize Applications of PARP Inhibitor Strategies in Ovarian Cancer
Empire CD
Mar
24
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Industry Supported Symposium I: Individualized Treatment Approaches for Gynecologic Cancers Based on Tumor Biology, Not Histology
Empire A
Mar
24
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
SGO Presidential Invited Guest Speaker: Scott Page, PhD
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
24
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Survivorship Session: Meg Gaines, JD, LLM
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
24
3:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Coffee Break
Celestin Foyer
Mar
24
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Special Interest Session IV: (Advanced Practitioners) A Course for the Versatile Allied Health Professional – Topics of Interest Across Our Practice Settings
Empire A
Mar
24
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Education Forum I: Immunotherapy 2018: Updates and Toxicities
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
24
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Education Forum II: Complete Pelvic and PA Lymphadenectomy: the essentials as we usher in the SLN era.
Empire B
Mar
24
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Education Forum III: Controversies in Gynecologic Oncology
Empire CD
Mar
24
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Welcome Reception – Exhibit Hall Opens
Elite Hall AB
Mar
25
6:00 AM - 6:30 AM
Sunrise Session Breakfast
Empire/Celestin Foyer
Mar
25
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Sunrise Seminar II: Fertility Preservation
Empire B
Mar
25
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Sunrise Seminar III: Cancer Genetics
Empire CD
Mar
25
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Industry Supported Symposium III: New Agents and Emerging Strategies in the Management of Patients with Uterine Sarcomas
Empire A
Mar
25
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Sunrise Session I: Population Health Strategies
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
25
7:45 AM - 8:00 AM
Foundation for Women’s Cancer Awards
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
25
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Scientific Plenary III: “PARP-pouri”
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
25
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Presidential Address
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
25
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Seminal Abstract Session
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
25
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Industry Supported Symposium V:Intersection of Precision Medicine and Hereditary Cancer
Empire CD
Mar
25
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Industry Supported Symposium IV: BEYOND THE GUIDELINES – Investigator Perspectives on the Current and Future Role of PARP Inhibition in the Management of Ovarian Cancer
Empire A
Mar
25
1:40 PM - 1:45 PM
All In Campaign
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
25
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM
Scientific Plenary IV: “Current Trials, Emerging Targets”
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
25
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
SGO ABOG Lecturer, Jennifer Wargo, MD
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
25
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Exhibit Hall Break & Featured Poster Session I
Elite Hall AB
Mar
25
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Education Forum IV: Palliative and End of Life Care
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
25
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Education Forum V: Healthcare Disparities
Empire A
Mar
25
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Education Forum VI: Surgical Outcomes
Empire B
Mar
25
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Education Forum VII: Shark Bait
Empire CD
Mar
25
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
LGBT Reception
Mar
25
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
SGO’s Social Event
Mardi Gras World
Mar
26
6:00 AM - 6:30 AM
Sunrise Seminar Breakfast
Celestin/Empire Foyer
Mar
26
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Industry Supported Symposium VI: Management of Recurrent Ovarian Cancer
Empire A
Mar
26
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Sunrise Session IV: Survivorship
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
26
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Sunrise Seminar V: APM/ Healthcare Economics
Empire B
Mar
26
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
SGO Business Meeting
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
26
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Member Forum
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
26
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Focused Plenary I: “Preclinical and Translational Medicine”
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
26
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Focused Plenary II: Reducing Cost and Pain
Empire B
Mar
26
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Focused Plenary III: “New Insights into Rare Tumors”
Empire CD
Mar
26
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Exhibit Hall Break and Visit Posters
Elite Hall AB
Mar
26
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Coffee Break
Exhibit Hall
Mar
26
11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Scientific Plenary V: The Farr Nezhat Surgical Innovation Session: “Surgical Decision Making in Advanced Ovarian Cancer”
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
26
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
Lunch & Learn: COCKTAIL–Contemporary Ovarian Cancer: Keys to Therapies and Integrated Learning
Empire A
Mar
26
12:45 PM - 2:15 PM
Industry Supported Symposium VII: Cases from the Community, Clinical Investigators Provide Their Perspectives on Emerging Research and Actual Patients with Ovarian Cancer
Empire CD
Mar
26
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Late Breaking Abstract Session
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
26
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Exhibit Hall Break & Featured Poster Session II
Elite Hall AB
Mar
26
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Education Forum VIII: Landmark Trials
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
26
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Education Forum IX: Cervical Cancer and HPV
Empire A
Mar
26
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Education Forum X: Improving Your Well-being Through Coaching: Connect, Engage, Thrive!
Empire B
Mar
26
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Education Forum XI: Targeted Therapies: Molecular Profiling, Maintenance and Mayhem
Empire CD
Mar
26
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Tumor Board
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
26
Evening - TBD
Alumni Events
Mar
27
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
Celestin Foyer
Mar
27
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Scientific Plenary VI: “Immuno-oncology”
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
27
8:30 AM - 8:40 AM
Promotion for the 2019 Annual Meeting: Hawaii
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
27
8:40 AM - 10:00 AM
Scientific Plenary VII: “Improving Patient Experience and Outcomes”
Celestin Ballroom
Mar
27
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Scientific Plenary VIII: “Last but not Least.”
Celestin Ballroom