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Genitourinary Cancers Symposium 2018

Moscone Center * | San francisco, USA
From 620 to 1160 USD
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Title: Genitourinary Cancers Symposium 2018
Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dates: From Feb, 8, 2018 to Feb, 10, 2018
Location: San francisco, USA
Type: Symposium
Registration Cost: From 620 to 1160 USD
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Genitourinary Cancers Symposium is organized by American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and will be held during Feb 08 - 10, 2018 at Moscone Center, San Francisco, California, United States of America.

The target audience for this medical event is physicians and researchers interested in the prevention, screening, evaluation, and management of genitourinary cancers, including, but not limited to medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists; pathologists; radiologists; and other translational-oriented laboratory scientists. This CME Conference has been approved with a maximum of 26.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. 

This symposium gives healthcare providers across multiple disciplines and professions the opportunity to receive critical updates and recommendations to improve the care of patients with these cancers. Although incidence and mortality rates for many cancers in this area seem difficult to decrease, emerging science offers new options for multidisciplinary precision care through new and emerging diagnostic approaches, as well as innovative therapy options. Continued evolution in the clinical evidence base highlights the ongoing need for education in this area to ensure that all members of the cancer care team can inform themselves in how best to integrate emerging therapies and diagnostic technologies given the options currently available. 

This is a three-day scientific and educational meeting designed to meet the needs of physicians and other members of the cancer care and research community who diagnose, treat, and study GU malignancies. In educational sessions, expert faculty will discuss new research and its clinical application with an emphasis on multidisciplinary care across the spectrum of GU cancers. Oral abstract presentations and poster sessions will highlight the latest, cutting-edge science, and keynote lectures from internationally renowned speakers will address the most clinically relevant research in the field of GU oncology.

Conference objectives are : -

Upon participation in this activity, attendees will be able to

• Collaborate across different specialties and with all members of the oncology care team to provide effective and patient-centered treatment and supportive care for patients with genitourinary cancers 

• Examine the growing use of immunotherapeutic agents in the treatment of patients with genitourinary cancers, to include both approved clinical indications and ongoing clinical research, and highlight changes for diagnostic approaches as well as changes for treatment decisions and overall patient management

• Evaluate and interpret best available current evidence, including recent clinical trials, to inform treatment decisions where multiple therapeutic options exist for a patient with a genitourinary cancer

• Outline the genomic tests that are currently available based on existing evidence or in clinical trials, describing the potential impact of biomarkers for diagnosis and therapy selections as well as the potential impact of tumor heterogeneity on treatment decisions and plans for disease monitoring

• Discuss the increasing diversity of clinical scenarios where precision imaging can provide diagnostic or prognostic benefit for patients with genitourinary cancers, including use in evaluating indeterminate and post-chemotherapy masses

• Describe the optimal uses of hormone therapies in patients with hormone-responsive genitourinary cancers and the accurate interpretation of endocrinology data to manage treatment more effectively.

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Entrance into the Symposium general sessions, exhibits, and poster sessions

Access to Videos, Slides, and the Attendee Resource Center, which includes electronic copies of all meeting materials

Three continental breakfasts, three boxed lunches, and two wine and cheese poster receptions

Continuing Education (CE) and Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credits for physicians

Which meals are included as part of the registration fee?

Thursday breakfast, lunch, and a wine and cheese reception

Friday breakfast, lunch, and a wine and cheese reception

Saturday breakfast and lunch

Assorted soft drinks, tea, and coffee will be available throughout the Symposium

I have a medical or religious dietary restriction. What are my options? 

Please indicate that you have a medical or religious dietary restriction during the registration process. A member of our team will contact you to follow up. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Member registration rates are available to individual members of the following cosponsoring organizations

American Society of Clinical Oncology

American Society for Radiation Oncology

Society of Urologic Oncology

How do I register if I am a ...

Spouse/Guest: A Spouse/Guest pass can be purchased for $295. Spouse/Guest passes allows access to the Posters, Exhibits, and Food Room only. Attendees may add a Spouse/Guest pass online through the registration process, or by emailing the Genitourinary Cancers Symposium Customer Service Center.

Federal Employee: We understand that your process for registration and hotel reservations may be different. We\'re happy to help you navigate the process.

2018 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium Proceedings

Attendees will have the option of downloading the 2018 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium Proceedings before they arrive onsite at the Symposium. The print-friendly version of the files will be available to download directly to your mobile device, tablet, or computer, beginning in early February, through the Attendee Resource Center



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Late Registration From: 2017-11-13 To: 0--
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Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
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Letter of confirmation:
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Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts


All hotels offer complimentary fitness center access except for Hotel Nikko ($25 charge per stay)

Rate does not include taxes and fees in effect at the time of check-in

Hotel may charge for more than two occupants per room and specific room types are not guaranteed

Hotel reservations received after January 3, 2018, at 11:59 PM (EST) will be processed on a space available basis and may be subject to higher rates. 

We strongly recommend you make your hotel reservation as soon as possible.

When making a hotel reservation, the credit card number provided only guarantees your reservation; the credit card provided at check-in will be used for payment.

San Francisco Marriott Marquis

780 Mission Street

San Francisco, CA 94103

InterContinental San Francisco

888 Howard Street

San Francisco, CA 94103

Courtyard Marriott

299 2nd Street

San Francisco, CA 94105

Parc 55 San Francisco

55 Cyril Magnin Street

San Francisco, CA 94102

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Through Wednesday, January 24, 2018: Changes or cancellations can be made online.

Thursday, January 25, 2018: Changes and cancellations cannot be made.

Beginning Friday, January 26, 2018: Contact the hotel directly to change or cancel a reservation.

Hotel Reservation Cancellation Deadline

72 hours prior to your scheduled arrival date.

Cancelling your reservation less than 72 hours prior to your arrival date will result in a cancellation fee equal to the daily room rate plus tax. 

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Abstract submission deadline 2017-12-20
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