Recent Advances in Neuro-Oncology

The Moffitt Cancer Center Neuro-Oncology Department offers a multidisciplinary approach to research, diagnostics and treatment of tumors of the brain, skull base and spine. The neuro-oncology center provides a comprehensive range of therapeutic services including minimally invasive and complex surgery, medical oncology, supportive care, personalized medicine, as well as novel and investigational treatments.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
6:30pm-7:00pm Reception | 7:00pm-8:30pm Dinner Program

​Alfano's Restaurant
1702 Clearwater Largo Road, Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 584-2125

TARGET AUDIENCE
This dinner program is designed for health care professionals interested in the diagnosis, treatment and clinical advancements in tumors affecting the brain and spine. The primary specialties include neurology, neuro-oncology, medical oncology and radiation oncology. Other specialists are also welcome to attend.

ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION
This dinner program will provide updates on research and clinical advances in neuro-oncology. Bullet point presentations will outline neuro-oncology, surgery, clinical trials, personalized medicine and pathology. A program focus will be on interactive discussions of current cases in neuro-oncology.

MOFFITT CANCER CENTER PRESENTERS:
Peter Forsyth, MD, Chair, Neuro Oncologist
Julie Hallanger-Johnson, MD, Program Leader Endocrinology
Robert Macaulay, MD, Neuro Pathologist
Timothy Robinson, MD, Neuro Radiation Oncologist
Solmaz Sahebjam, MD, Medical Oncologist and Director of CRU
Nam Tran, MD, PhD, Director of Neurosurgery Program
Christine Walko, PharmD, Personalized Medicine Specialist

Also in attendance will be Roberto Diaz, MD and Ronica Nanda, MD, the Moffitt Cancer Center Radiation Oncology team at Morton Plant Mease, Clearwater, FL