Michigan GDOL 2018

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GIST Days of Learning are one-day programs that provide education and support for people who have GIST and their caregivers, and are free to all who attend.


Agenda subject to change


8:15am – 9:15am Registration
9:15am – 9:30am Introduction and Brief History of GIST
Lawrence Baker – Medical Oncologist
9:30am – 10:00am The Role of the Cancer Surgeon in Diagnosis and Therapy
Will Burns – Surgical Oncologist
10:00am – 10:30am The Role of the Medical Oncologist in Diagnosis and Therapy
Rashmi Chugh – Medical Oncologist
10:30am – 10:45am Break
10:45am – 11:45am Drug Interactions and other FAQ and Side Effect Management

Rachelle McDivitt – Clinical Pharmacist

Stephanie Taylor, RN, Oncology

11:45am – 1:00pm Lunch

Roundtables & Patient Stories led by Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners

1pm – 1:30pm New Therapies on the Horizon

Scott Schuetze – Medical Oncologist

1:30pm – 2:00pm GIST Patients as Cancer Survivors

Lawrence Baker

Q&A to follow
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