Scientific Program

  • WCLC 2018

    19th World Conference on Lung Cancer

    Conference Program for the 19th World Conference on Lung Cancer in Toronto, Canada


    Abstract Title Release: 10:00 PST, Friday August 10, 2018 (17:00 UTC)
    Full Abstract Release: 14:00 PST, Wednesday September 5, 2018 (21:00 UTC)


    Presentation Date(s):
    • Sept 23 - 26, 2018
    • Total Presentations: 2387
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    ISS06 - Symposium Supported by Medscape: NTRK Fusions in NSCLC - Practice Changing in 2018 and Beyond?

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
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      NTRK Fusions in NSCLC - Practice Changing in 2018 and Beyond?

      07:00 - 07:00

      • Abstract

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    ISS15 - Symposium Supported by Clinical Care Options, LLC: Strategies to Maximize the Clinical Benefit of EGFR TKIs in Advanced NSCLC

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
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      Strategies to Maximize the Clinical Benefit of EGFR TKIs in Advanced NSCLC

      07:00 - 07:00

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    MTE01 - Preclinical Models of Lung Cancer (Ticketed Session)

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
    • Type: Meet the Expert
    • Track: Biology
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      MTE01.01 - GEMM of Lung Cancer

      07:00 - 07:30  |  Presenting Author(s): S.A. Best

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      MTE01.02 - Lung Patient Derived Xenograft and Organoid

      07:30 - 08:00  |  Presenting Author(s): N. Moghal  |  Author(s): N. Pham, R. Shi, N. Radulovich, M. Li, V. Raghavan, Q. Li, D. Wang, J. Tong, C. Zhu, L. Li, E.L. Stewart, L. Tamblyn, J. Weiss, S. Martins-Filho, D. Ravi, M. Pintilie, M.F. Moran, G. Liu, N.B. Leighl, F.A. Shepherd, M.S. Tsao

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    MTE02 - Update on WHO Classification and Staging of Lung Cancer (Ticketed Session)

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
    • Type: Meet the Expert
    • Track: Pathology
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      MTE02.01 - Update on WHO Classification and Staging of Lung Cancer

      07:00 - 07:30  |  Presenting Author(s): S. Dacic

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      MTE02.02 - Update on WHO Classification and Staging of Lung Cancer

      07:30 - 08:00  |  Presenting Author(s): T. Chou

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    MTE03 - Clinical Trial Design With Novel Lung Cancer Therapy (Ticketed Session)

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
    • Type: Meet the Expert
    • Track: Targeted Therapy
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      MTE03.01 - Inclusion/Exclusion Updates (CNS Mets, Multiple Prior Cancers, Organ Dysfunction)

      07:00 - 07:30  |  Presenting Author(s): P.M. Ellis

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      MTE03.02 - Novel Trial Design for Precision Medicine

      07:30 - 08:00  |  Presenting Author(s): F. Blackhall

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    MTE04 - Comparison of Various Risk Models (Ticketed Session)

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
    • Type: Meet the Expert
    • Track: Screening and Early Detection
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      MTE04.01 - Comparisons of Risk Models

      07:00 - 07:30  |  Presenting Author(s): C. Berg

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      MTE04.02 - Where Should Health Programs Set Threshold for Tailored Screening?

      07:30 - 08:00  |  Presenting Author(s): J.L. Mulshine

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    MTE05 - Role of Pneumonectomy in N2 Disease (Ticketed Session)

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
    • Type: Meet the Expert
    • Track: Treatment of Locoregional Disease - NSCLC
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      MTE05.01 - Role of Pneumonectomy in N2 Disease

      07:00 - 07:30  |  Presenting Author(s): J. Donington

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      MTE05.02 - Role of Pneumonectomy in N2 Disease

      07:30 - 08:00  |  Presenting Author(s): P. Ugalde

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    MTE06 - Symptom Management in Mesothelioma (Ticketed Session)

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
    • Type: Meet the Expert
    • Track: Mesothelioma
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      MTE06.01 - Role of Pleurectomy in Palliation of Symptoms

      07:00 - 07:30  |  Presenting Author(s): J.G. Edwards

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      MTE06.02 - How to Register Toxicity and Guide Patients

      07:30 - 08:00  |  Presenting Author(s): L. Darlison

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    MTE07 - Management of Pleural Recurrence (Ticketed Session)

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
    • Type: Meet the Expert
    • Track: Thymoma/Other Thoracic Malignancies
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      MTE07.01 - From Radiation Oncology Perspective

      07:00 - 07:30  |  Presenting Author(s): A. Rimner

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      MTE07.02 - From Surgical Perspective

      07:30 - 08:00  |  Presenting Author(s): R.J. Korst

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    MTE08 - Enhancing the Nurse's Role in Tobacco Prevention and Cessation: New Challenges (Ticketed Session)

    • 07:00 - 08:00
    • 9/24/2018
    • Type: Meet the Expert
    • Track: Nursing and Allied Professionals
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      MTE08.01 - Enhancing the Nurse's Role in Tobacco Prevention and Cessation: New Challenges

      07:00 - 08:00  |  Presenting Author(s): L. Sarna

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