APPOS - Cincinnati

June 10th - June 11th, 2022


Please note: times are subject to change. Please check the syllabus for the most current version of the agenda upon arriving at the summit.

All Times Listed are for the Eastern Standard Time Zone

Friday, June 10, 2022

7:00am Check-In & Breakfast Available in Exhibit Hall
8:00am Horizon CME App Overview
8:10am Welcome, Introductions, & CE Housekeeping
8:15am (01) Which Path to Choose? The Clinical, Molecular, and Patient Considerations for Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer 
» Amanda Wagner, MS, APRN-CNP, AOCNP
9:15am (02) Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma: An Update on New Therapies
» Ellen Rovner, BSN, MSN, CNP
10:15am Break | Refreshments in Exhibit Hall
10:45am (03) The Endocannabinoid System and Cannabis Therapeutics: Clinical Applications to Cancer Patients
» W. Clay Jackson, MD, DipTh - West Cancer Center
11:45am Gather Lunch
11:50am Buffet Lunch & Non-CME/CE Presentation Sponsored by Rigel Pharmaceuticals: Stand Strong Against Platelet Destruction With TAVALISSE: A Patient’s ITP Treatment Journey
» Justin Andras, PharmD - Cleveland Clinic
12:40pm Dessert Break in Exhibit Hall
1:00pm (04) Uveal Melanoma: Current Treatments and Molecular Prognostication
» Basil K. Williams, Jr., MD
2:00pm (05) Molecular Testing in Patients with mNSCLC: Applying Concepts Using A Case-Based Review
» Val R. Adams, PharmD, FCCP, FHOPA, BCOP
3:20pm (06) Treating Cancer-related Pain in Patients with History of Substance Use Disorder: Assessment and Communication Matters
» Nadine Cline, ANP-BC, AOCNP, ACHPN
4:20pm Networking Reception
5:15pm Dinner Invitation sponsored by Sobi: Effective Clinical Management of Adult Patients With Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP) Who Have Had an Insufficient Response to a Previous Treatment
» Tarek Chidiac, MD, FACP Columbus, OH

Saturday, June 11, 2022

7:00am Check-in & Exhibit Hall Open
7:10am Morning Breakfast Symposium - Sponsored by Pfizer Oncology: Clinical Trial Evidence for a CDK4/6 Inhibitor Combination Therapy Complemented by an Evaluation of Real-World Effectiveness
» Gena H. Volas-Redd, MD - Georgia Cancer Specialists
8:00am Horizon CME App Overview
8:10am Welcome, Introductions, & CE Housekeeping
8:15am (07) What's New in the Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL): Frontline and Relapsed/Refractory?
» Jennie Goble, PA-C Mayo Clinic
9:15am (08) Recent Progress in Cancer Drug Development: New Agents and New Strategies to Optimize Care 
» Rowena Schwartz, PharmD, BCOP, FHOPA - University of Cincinnati Barrett Cancer Center
10:15am Break | Refreshments in Exhibitor Hall
10:45am (09) Everyday Challenges in Oncology Care: A Discussion of Strategies to Optimize Care for All Patients
» Lisa Gebhart, MSN, AGPCNP-BC, OCN - UC College of Medicin/UC Physicians
11:45am Gather Lunch
11:50am Buffet Lunch & Non-CE Symposium Presentation Sponsored by Deciphera Pharmaceuticals: QINLOCK (ripretinib) for the Treatment of Eligible Patients with Advanced GIST - Nurse
» Rebecca Ganzon, MS, APRN-CNP, AOCNP - The Ohio State University
12:40pm Dessert Break in Exhibit Hall
1:00pm (10) Triple Negative Breast Cancer Challenges and Progress
» Diana Sutherland, CNP, MSN, OCN - University of Cincinnati
2:00pm Break | Refreshments in Exhibit Hall
2:20pm (11) Strategies for Addressing the Unique Health Needs of Aging Patients with Cancer
» Ashley Rosko, MD - The Ohio State University
3:20pm (12) Can We Talk?: Strategies for Having Difficult Conversations About Advanced Illness with Patients and their Families
» Justin Baker, MD - St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
4:20pm Closing Comments