Annual Meeting Sunrise Seminars

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2017 SGO Annual Meeting Sunrise Seminars

Sunrise Seminars are designed for an intensive overview of one topic with a smaller audience that lend themselves to an exchange between faculty and the learner.

Sunrise Seminar I: Narcotics and Limitation
Sunrise Seminar II: Breast Algorithms for Patient Care Decisions and Survivorship
Sunrise Seminar III: HPV Vaccine Champion Training for Gynecologic Oncologists
Sunrise Seminar IV: Rare Tumors
Sunrise Seminar V: Trial Development

Sunrise Seminar I: Narcotics and Limitation

Monday, March 13, 2017
6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Gaylord National Harbor Hotel & Convention Center

Course Director
Carolyn Lefkowits, MD, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Description
This session will focus on some of the most intriguing topics in palliative care, specifically on the evidence supporting palliative care in gynecologic oncology and on medical marijuana. Gynecologic oncology-specific data and evidence will be highlighted.

Sunrise Seminar II: Breast Algorithms for Patient Care Decisions and Survivorship

Monday, March 13, 2017
6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Gaylord National Harbor Hotel & Convention Center

Course Directors
Ashley Stuckey, MD, Women & Infants Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI
Mary Gemignani, MD, MPH, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

Description
This session will review BSO as a treatment for women with BRCA and other cancer genes, and it’s relation to breast cancer survivorship.

Sunrise Seminar III: HPV Vaccine Champion Training for Gynecologic Oncologists

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Gaylord National Harbor Hotel & Convention Center

Course Directors
Jennifer Young Pierce, MD, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Lois Ramondetta, MD, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Description
Gynecologic oncologists have an important role to play in educating primary care providers who do not see the downstream effects of not vaccinating. This course will review the latest information on the efficacy, safety, recommended uses, and durability of the HPV vaccine as well as provide you with the tool box of skills and materials you need in order to become an educated HPV vaccination champion.

Sunrise Seminar IV: Rare Tumors

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Gaylord National Harbor Hotel & Convention Center

Course Directors
Thomas Krivak, MD, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA

Description
A review of rare tumor types and treatment methods.

Sunrise Seminar V: Trial Development

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Gaylord National Harbor Hotel & Convention Center

Course Director
Christina Annunziata, MD, PhD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

Description
This course will review new endpoints, analyzing trial design quality and limitations to phase III trial creation.