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Ask the Experts MGH- Liver Cancer October 2018

October 20 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Ask the Experts—Liver Cancer

October 20, 2018

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 

Please join us as we Ask the Experts about Liver Cancer. This is a free program intended for patients, family members, caregivers, students, medical providers, and the general public. The program will be held at The Mass General: North Shore Center for Outpatient Care located at 102 Endicott Street, Danvers, MA 01923. There is ample free parking and a light continental breakfast will be served. This program is supported by unrestricted educational grants from pharmaceutical partners.

 

Program Schedule:

8:30-8:45 a.m. Check in and Breakfast

8:45- 9 a.m. Welcome Dr. Dan Pratt and Lindsay Ventura

9-9:30 a.m.Who gets Liver Cancer and how?

Esperance Schaefer, MD, MPH

Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor, Harvard Medical School

 

9:30-10 a.m. Why and how do we screen for Liver Cancer?

Irun Bhan, MD

Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor, Harvard Medical School

 

10-10:30 a.m. How do we treat Liver Cancer? The role of the radiologist

Eric Wehrenberg-Klee, MD

Interventional Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital

Instructor, Harvard Medical School

 

10:30-11 a.m. How do we treat Liver Cancer? The role of the surgeon

Leigh Anne Dageforde, MD, MPH

Section of Transplantation, Massachusetts General Hospital

Member of Faculty, Harvard Medical School

 

11-11:30 a.m. What is the future of Liver Cancer?

Motaz Qadan, MD, PhD

Surgical Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

11:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Panel Discussion/Q and A

12 p.m. Wrap-up/adjourn Dr. Pratt and Lindsay Ventura

Moderated by

Daniel S. Pratt, MD

Clinical Director, Liver Transplantation

Director, Autoimmune & Cholestatic Liver Center

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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October 20
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8:30 am - 12:00 pm
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