Pancreatic Cancer Symposium Agenda

September 5, 2014

OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital
Vey Auditorium, 11th floor
700 S.W. Campus Drive
Portland, OR 97239

OHSU campus map

7:15 - 7:45 am

Check-in and continental breakfast

7:45 - 8 am

Special Welcome

8 - 8:30 am

A novel mouse model to study PMN formation and progression
Maike Sander, M.D.
Director, Pediatric Diabetes Research Center
Pediatric Diabetes Research Center, University of California, San Diego

8:30 – 9 am

PTF1-mediated differentiation as a tumor suppressive mechanism in the pancreas
Charles Murtaugh Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Human Genetics
BioScience Ph.D. Programs, University of Utah

9 – 9:30 am

EGFR, PI3K and acinar-to-ductal metaplasia in pancreatic tumorigenesis
Howard Crawford, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Cancer Biology, Mayo Clinic

9:30 - 10 am

The role of ras-driven post-translational activation of c-Myc in pancreatic cancer
Rosie Sears, Ph.D.

10 – 10:15 am

Break

10:15 - 10:45 am

Functional Role of Fibroblasts and Fibrosis in Pancreatic Cancer
Raghu Kalluri, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Cancer Biology
Chair, Department of Cancer Biology, MD Anderson

10:45-11:15 am

ATDC, a Proximal Regulator of EMT in Pancreatic Tumorigenesis
Diane Simeone, M.D.
Professor, Surgery and Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Chief, Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Lazar J. Greenfield University of Michigan

11:15 - 11:45 am

From omics to multiscale imaging in pancreatic cancer
Joe Gray, Ph.D.
Department Chair Director, Center for Spatial Systems Biomedicine
Associate Director for Translational Research, Knight Cancer Institute
Oregon Health & Science University

11:45 – 1:15 pm

Lunch and poster session

1:15 – 1:45 pm

Identifying pancreatic cancer progenitors
Matthias Hebrok, Ph.D.
Professor in Residence and Director, Diabetes Center
Professor in Diabetes Research
University of California San Francisco

1:45 – 2:15 pm

Stromal re-engineering to treat pancreas cancer
Sunil R. Hingorani, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Member, Clinical Research Division and Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Associate Professor, Medical Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine
Founding Director, Pancreas Cancer Specialty Clinic, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

2:15 – 2:45 pm

Immune cells as anti-cancer targets in pancreatic cancer
Lisa Coussens, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair
Associate Director of Basic Research, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
Oregon Health & Science University

2:45 – 3:15 pm

Targeting Innate Immune Cell PI3Kgamma to Control PDAC Progression
Judy Varner, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine in Residence, University of California, San Diego

3:15 – 3:30 pm

Break

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Integrating immunotherapy into conventional pancreatic cancer therapies
Michael Gough, Ph.D.
Scientist, Robert W. Franz Cancer Research Center in the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute at Providence Cancer Center

4:00 – 4:30 pm

Hypothalamic signaling in cancer cachexia
Daniel Marks, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Marks Lab, Doernbecher Children’s Hospital,
Oregon Health & Science University

4:30 – 4:45 pm

Break

4:45 – 6:15 pm

Workshop/Panel Discussion Yopics

6:15 – 8:15 pm

Reception and dinner

 

September 6, 2014

Collaborative Life Sciences Building
PSU Lecture Hall, 1st Floor
2730 S.W. Moody Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97201-504

OHSU South Waterfront map

Park in above ground Schnitzer lot.

7:00 - 7:20 am

Check-in/Continental breakfast

7:20 – 7:30 am

Special Welcome
Brett Sheppard M.D.
Professor, and Clinical Vice-Chair, Department of General Surgery,
The William E. Colson Chair for Pancreatic Disease Research
Oregon Health & Science University

Session 1: Multi – Disciplinary care of Pancreatic Cancer

7:30 – 8:00 am

Sound waves and stents- who needs them?
Gene Bakis, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Division of Gastroenterology,
Oregon Health & Science University

8:00 – 8:45 am

Navigating the landscape of therapeutic options in PDAC
Margaret Tempero, M.D.
Director, UCSF Pancreas Center; Leader, Pancreas Cancer Program; Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology
University of California, San Francisco

8:45 – 9:15 pm

The evolving role of radiation oncology
Timur Mitin, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Medicine, Knight Cancer Institute,
Oregon Health & Science University

9:15 – 10 am

A surgeon’s role-resectable and borderline resectable disease
Andrew Lowy, M.D.
Professor of Surgery, Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology
University of California, San Diego

10:00 – 10:30 am

Questions and panel discussion
Charlie Lopez, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Division Hematology and Medical Oncology, Knight Cancer Institute,
Oregon Health & Science University

10:30 – 10:45 am

Break

Session 2: Precursors and Pancreatic Cystic Neoplasms

10:45 – 11:15 am

Screening for Pancreatic Cancer-should we?
Erin Gilbert, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of General Surgery,
Oregon Health & Science University

11:15 – 11:45 am

Refining the role of EUS in the management of pancreatic cystic neoplasms
Brintha Enestvedt, M.D., M.B.A.
Assistant Professor, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Oregon Health & Science University

11:45 – 12:15 pm

When to operate and what to offer
Brett Sheppard M.D.
Professor, and Clinical Vice-Chair, Department of General Surgery,
The William E. Colson Chair for Pancreatic Disease Research
Oregon Health & Science University

12:15 – 12:30 pm

Questions and panel discussion: Moderator TBD

12:30 – 1:00 pm

Lunch

Session 3: Pancreatic Neuroendocrine

1:00 – 1:45 pm

Current and emerging medical therapy for PNET
Emily Bergsland, M.D.
Professor, Clinical Medicine
UCSF Helen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center

1:45 – 2:30 pm

Surgical therapy and PNET
Jeffrey Norton, M.D.
Professor, Surgery
Stanford, School of Medicine

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Panel & questions
Gina M. Vaccaro, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Division Hematology & Medical Oncology, Knight Cancer Institute
Oregon Health & Science University

3:00 pm

End of seminar

September 6, 2014 (Concurrent Sessions)

Collaborative Life Sciences Building
PSU Lecture Hall, 1st Floor
2730 S.W. Moody Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97201-504

OHSU South Waterfront map

Park in above ground Schnitzer lot.

8:00

Check-in

8:30 – 8:50 am

Special Welcome
Brett Sheppard M.D.
Professor, and Clinical Vice-Chair, Department of General Surgery,
The William E. Colson Chair for Pancreatic Disease Research
Oregon Health & Science University

Clinical Trials. More Options. More Hope.
Anitra Engebretson
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Session: Therapeutic Approaches and Advances in Pancreatic Cancer

8:50 – 10:20 am

Treatment Options
Gina Vaccaro
Oregon Health & Science University

Current Research
Todd Crocenzi
Providence Portland Medical Center

Session: Quality of Life in Pancreatic Cancer

10:30 - 12:00 pm

Symptom Management and Psychosocial Support
TBA

Nutrition Management
Maria Petzel
MD Anderson Cancer Center

12:00pm

End of seminar