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OncLive® Presents the Latest State of the Science Summit™ on Gastrointestinal Malignancies


Distinguished professionals from Baylor College of Medicine and Texas
Oncology gather to discuss latest developments and updates

OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to
oncology professionals, will host the latest State of the Science
Summit™ on gastrointestinal malignancies. The summit will take place at
the Fairmont in Dallas, Texas, on Wednesday, August 15 from 5 to 9 p.m.
(CDT). It will be chaired by Carlos Becerra, M.D., interim chief
of oncology, Baylor University Medical Center, Texas Oncology at Baylor
Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center.

Distinguished presenters from Baylor College of Medicine and Texas
Oncology will present on advancements in gastrointestinal malignancies.
Presenters will share the latest treatment and management strategies for
pancreatic cancer, neuroendocrine tumors, gastric cancer and
hepatocellular carcinoma. Presenters will also address questions after a
robust peer-exchange panel discussion.

Presenters for the event include:

  • A. David McCollum, M.D., medical oncology and hematology, Texas
    Oncology at Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center
  • Scott Paulson, M.D., medical oncology and internal medicine,
    Texas Oncology at Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center
  • Shirley M. Shiller, D.O., anatomic and clinical pathology,
    pathology-molecular genetics, Baylor University Medical Center
  • Amit Singal, M.D., medical director of the liver tumor program
    and clinical chief of hepatology, Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive
    Cancer Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

The State of the Science Summit™ is a premier conference series hosted
by OncLive® that features medical experts from across the nation
discussing treatment options. Each summit integrates academic and
community-based physicians and health care professionals from across key
disciplines, from medical and surgical oncology to hematology.

Registration is free and open to all health care professionals, and food
and beverages will be served. For more information and to register,
or contact Kayla Collins at

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cancer. Combining science and humanity to make cancer understandable,
CURE® reaches patients, cancer centers and advocacy groups.

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