Our biennial Life Fest Conference is coming up soon!
Join the LRG team, renowned GIST experts, and fellow GISTers & family at Life Fest, July 29th-31st, in New Orleans, LA, and learn more about GIST in either of these two sessions: General or SDH.
GIST Research Updates
Navigating the Treatment Landscape
Participants will learn about the recent drug approvals in GIST and the novel therapies that clinicians use in day-to-day treatment of GIST.
Experts: Dr. Gina D’Amato, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami and Dr. Arun Singh, UCLA Health
What’s New and Promising?
Learn about the latest clinical trials, and relevant and timely institution specific research studies that have been initiated.
Experts: Dr. Michael Heinrich, Oregon Health & Sciences University; Dr. Jason Sicklick, University of California San Diego Health; and Dr. Jonathan Trent, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at University of Miami.
SDH Panel Q&A
Meet the ‘who’s who’ of clinical experts in the SDH community and get your questions answered in a personalized atmosphere in this interactive Q&A session.
Experts: Dr. Andrew Blakely, National Cancer Institute; Dr. Ramesh Bulusu, Cambridge University Hospitals UK; Dr. Michael Heinrich, Oregon Health & Sciences University; Dr. Jason Sicklick, University of California San Diego Health; and Dr. Jonathan Trent, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami
Updates from the UK and US Wildtype Clinics and Research Studies
In this session, participants will receive updates on the US and UK respective clinics as well as clinical studies initiated at both institutions.
Experts: Dr. Ramesh Bulusu, Cambridge University Hospitals UK, and Dr. Andrew Blakely, National Cancer Institute.