2019 Summit on National and Global Cancer Health Disparities

April 27-28, 2019

Program director:Dr. Binay Shah

Chairs:Drs Gary Lyman, Julie Gralow

Program Agenda

April 27, 2019

7:00 – 7:45 am Registration/Breakfast

7:45 – 8:00 amInauguration

8:00 – 9:30 am Addressing cancer health disparities: Race and beyond

Chairs: Dr. Patricia Dawson, Bridgette Hempstead
a. Racial and geographic disparities in the United States – Dr. Robert Winn
b. Innovative models to improve access to screening and cancer care – Dr. Jose Jeronimo

c.ASCO’s efforts in reducing cancer health disparities– Dr. Clifford Hudis

9:30 – 9:45 am Break/Exhibit

9:45 – 10:45 am Clinical trials and cancer health disparities: RWE versus RCT

Chairs: Dr. Saroj Niraula, Dr. Kelly Shanahan
a. RWE versus RCT – Dr. Chadi Nabhan
b. Access to clinical trial in LMIC – Dr. Aju Mathew

10:45 – 11:00 am Break/Exhibit

11:00 – 12:00 pm  Global cancer health disparities

Chairs: Dr. Damiano Rondelli, Dr. John Scheel
a. Geographic disparities in LMIC – Dr .Ben Anderson
b. Binaytara Foundation’s pyramid model in improving access to cancer care in LIC – Dr. Binay Shah

12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch/Poster presentation

1:00 – 2:15 pm Preventable cancer burden: Current state and next steps

Chairs: Dr. Renato Martins, Dr. Shailender Bhatia
a. Death and Taxes: The hazards of smoking and the benefits of cessation and taxation of tobacco – Dr. Prabhat Jha
b. HPV associated cancer – Dr. Rengaswamy Sankaranarayan

2:15 – 2:45 pm Break/Exhibit

2:45 – 4:15 pm Debate: Improving access to care: Single-payer versus multi-payer healthcare

Panelists: Dr. Gary Kaplan, Dr. Otis Brawley, Dr. Edith Mitchell

Moderator: Larry King, Dr. Axel Grothey

6:30 – 9:00 pm Gala dinner

April 28, 2019

7:00 – 8:00 am Registration/Breakfast

8:00 – 9:15 am Current efforts in reducing cancer health disparities
Chairs: Dr. Shaji Kumar

  1. a. Cancer in patients with HIV – Dr. David Aboulafia
  2. b. Cancer in young adults – Dr. Mark Lewis

9:15 – 9:30 am Break

9:30 – 10:30 am Advances in anticancer therapy delivery and cancer health disparities

Chairs: Dr. Julie Gralow and Dr. Bishal Gyawali
a. Mechanism to address cancer health among victims of conflict and disaster – Dr. Tim Erickson
b. Biosimilars in oncology, current state and future – Dr. Gary Lyman

10:30 – 10:45 am Break

10:45 – 12:00 pm Roundtable discussion
Drawing the line on buying time: How much is too much?

Dr. Saurabh Jha, Dr. Elaine Schattner, Dr. Jeffery Ward, Mel Mann

Moderator: Dr. Gary Lyman

12:15-12:20 pmAdjourn