2019 Illinois Medical Oncology Society Spring Meeting 

Date: May 9-10, 2019

Location:  The Westin Michigan Ave. Chicago 909 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL

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2019 Illinois Medical Oncology Society Spring Meeting 


Thursday, May 9
Fellows Meeting, Maggiano’s Little Italy, 516 N. Clark Street, Chicago
6:00 – 6:45 pm Reception
6:45 – 7:00 pm Welcome from Joseph Kash, MD
President, IMOS Board of Directors
7:00 – 8:00 pm What You Need to Know Before You Sign a Contract
Kristen Prinz, Managing Partner
8:00 – 9:00 pm What You Didn’t Learn About Oncology in Medical School
James H. Leach, President
E&M Consulting
Friday, May 10
IMOS Spring Meeting, – Westin Michigan Avenue
7:30 – 8:30 am Registration and Visiting with Vendors
8:30 – 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 - 9:45 am Immunotherapy

Jason Luke, MD, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Chicago

9:45 – 10:30 am Tobacco Update

Andrea King, Ph.D.
Professor, University of Chicago, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience
Director, Clinical Addictions Research Laboratory

10:30 - 10:45 am Break and visit with vendors
10:45 – 11:30 am What We’ve Learned from the Oncology Care Model
Ronald Kline, MD, FAAP

Medical Officer
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation

11:30 -12:15 am Are Drug Prices Too High?

Geoffrey Joyce, PhD
Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical and Health Economics
University of Southern California

12:15 – 1:15 pm Lunch and Legislative Update

Shana Crews
Illinois Government Relations Director
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

1:15 – 1:30 pm Break and visit with vendors
1:30 – 2:15 pm CAR-T Cell Treatment for Solid Tumors 
Michael Bishop, MD

Professor of Medicine
Director, Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Program
University of Chicago

2:15 – 3:00 pm

Clinical Application of Comprehensive Liquid Biopsy
Kelsey Johnson, MS, CGC 
Clinical Oncology Specialist

Thank you for joining us at the IMOS Spring Meeting

* Tentative - Subject to Change