Best of ASCO

Date: July 14-16, 2017

Location: Miami, Florida

About Best of ASCO®

Memorial Cancer Institute’s Best of ASCO® Meeting, a program licensed by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), is designed to present practicing clinicians, surgeons, radiation oncologists and other healthcare professionals with the most recent abstracts and guidelines presented at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting.

The goal of this educational session is to incorporate recent advances in the treatment of cancer into clinical practice. National and International faculty will review state of the art developments in hematology, oncology, surgical oncology and radiation oncology. Participants will have the opportunity for audience interaction with the faculty.

Memorial Cancer Institute (MCI) is a leading Cancer Institute in Florida and is part of the Memorial Health Care System, the third largest public health care system in America. This important event is partnering with the Florida Society of Clinical Oncology (FLASCO), the Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS), Nova Southeastern University’s College of Pharmacy, and the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine at Florida International University (FIU). 

2016 topics included:

  • Gastrointestinal Tumors (Pancreas, Liver, Colon)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (NSCLC and SCLC)
  • Hematology Malignancies and Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Gynecology Oncology
  • Melanoma and Skin Cancers
  • Primary Brain Tumors
  • Head, Neck and Thyroid Cancers
  • Genitourinary Tumors (Prostate, Kidney, and Bladder)
  • New Developments in Radiation Oncology
  • State-Of-The-Art Molecular Diagnosis and Targeted Therapy for Solid Tumors
  • Developmental Therapeutics and New Cancer Drugs
  • Healthcare Services & Survivorship
  • Pain Management, Supportive and Palliative Care
  • Integrative Medicine and Cancer
  • Management of Targeted Therapy and Chemotherapy Complications
  • Immunotherapy and Cancer
  • Cancer Genomics in Diagnosis, Prognosis and Treatment

See the 2016 Best of ASCO brochure (PDF).