acc precision surgery conference

Precision Surgery: Intraoperative Molecular Imaging

1st Annual Clinical Trials Update

In Collaboration with World Molecular Imaging Society


Friday, November 2, 2018
7:00 am - 5:30 pm

Law Auditorium
Jordan Medical Education Center
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center and the Center for Precision Surgery in collaboration with the World Molecular Imaging Society present this activity to review and discuss recent progress and future challenges in clinical trials for intraoperative molecular imaging during cancer surgery. Lectures and interactive participation will encourage a dynamic exchange of ideas between faculty and attendees.

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Who Should Attend?

This activity is designed for surgeons and researchers interested in learning about intraoperative molecular imaging. This includes surgical oncologists, neuro-surgeons, thoracic surgeons, gynecologic oncology surgeons, gastrointestinal surgeons, otorhinolaryngologists/head and neck cancer surgeons, and other healthcare professionals involved in intraoperative molecular imaging for cancer such as radiologists, physicists, engineers, research scientists, technologists.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the status of ongoing or completed clinical trials in the field of intraoperative molecular imaging for cancer surgery
  • Define indications and endpoints for intraoperative imaging trials in clinical cancer surgery
  • Explore opportunities for creation of surgeon billing codes (CPT) for intraoperative molecular imaging

Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, Penn Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation of Credit

  • Physicians: Penn Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. PAs may receive a maximum of 8.25 Category 1 credits for completing this activity.

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Disclosures: Penn Medicine, Office of Continuing Medical and Interprofessional Education, adheres to the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support. Faculty and planner’s disclosure information will be made available in the conference materials and syllabus. Faculty members are also expected to disclose to participants any discussion of off-label and / or investigational use of pharmaceutical products or devices within their presentations.

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Agenda

Dinner Reception

  • DATE: Thursday November 1, 2018 TIME: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
  • LOCATION: Jordan Medical Education Center // Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine 3400 Civic Center Boulevard // Philadelphia, PA 19104

Friday, November 2, 2018


Session 1: Phase III Clinical Trials in Intraoperative Molecular Imaging for Cancer Surgery

  • 7:35 am
    Approval for ALA in High Grade Gliomas - Lessons Learned
    Walter Stummer, MD, PhD // Neurosurgery // Germany
  • 8:05 am
    Folate NIR Dye for Ovarian Cancer: Phase 3 US Trial
    Janos L. Tanyi, MD, PhD // Gynecologic Oncology // USA
  • 8:35 am
    CEA Colon Cancer Trial: Phase 3 European Trial
    Alexander L. Vahrmeijer, MD // Oncologic Surgery // The Netherlands
  • 9:05 am
    Discussion
  • 9:35 am
    Coffee Break

Session 2: Phase II Clinical Trials in Intraoperative Molecular Imaging for Cancer Surgery

  • 10:00 am
    Anti-EGFR Antibody Imaging Strategies for Real-Time Surgical and Pathologic Guidance
    Eben Rosenthal, MD // Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery; Radiology: Radiology/Molecular Imaging // USA
  • 10:20 am
    VEGF Imaging of Tumors
    Gooitzen van Dam, MD, PhD // Surgery // The Netherlands
  • 10:40 am
    Folate NIR Dye for Lung Cancer
    Sunil Singhal, MD // Thoracic Surgery // USA
  • 11:00 am
    Use of a Cathepsin-Activated Fluorescent Imaging System for Intraoperative Detection of Positive Breast Lumpectomy Margins
    Barbara L Smith, MD, PhD // Oncologic Surgery // USA
  • 11:20 am
    Discussion
  • 11:40 am
    Lunch

Session 3: Pilot and Phase I Clinical Trials in Intraoperative Molecular Imaging for Cancer Surgery

  • 12:30 pm
    Fluorescence-guided Surgery for Tumors Requiring Wide Local Excision: Developing tools for subsurface tumor localization
    Eric R. Henderson, MD // Orthopaedics // USA
  • 12:50 pm
    Intracranial Fluorescent Guided Surgical Lessons: From Visible to NIR Fluorophores
    David W. Roberts, MD // Neurosurgery/Neurology // USA
  • 1:10 pm
    TumorGlow™ Second Window ICG & Folate NIR in Brain Tumors
    John Y.K. Lee MD, MSCE // Neurosurgery // USA
  • 1:25 pm
    Tumor Paint™ Imaging – Pediatric Brain Tumors
    Amy Lee, MD // Pediatric Neurosurgery // USA
  • 1:40 pm
    5-ALA in Other Brain Tumors and Photodynamic Therapy
    Costas G. Hadjipanayis, MD, PhD // Neurosurgery // USA
  • 1:55 pm
    Fluorescein in Brain Tumors
    Jeffrey N. Bruce, MD, FACS // Neurological Surgery // USA
  • 2:10 pm
    TumorGlow™ Second Window ICG in Head and Neck Tumors
    Jason G. Newman, MD, FACS // Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery // USA
  • 2:25 pm
    Discussion
  • 3:05 pm
    Coffee Break

Session 4: Exploration of Surgeon Billing Codes for Interpretation of Intraoperative Molecular Imaging

  • 3:30 pm
    Overview of CPT/RUC in Healthcare Reimbursement and Coverage Determinations
    Scott Manaker MD, PhD // Pulmonary and Critical Care // USA
  • 4:10 pm
    Steps to Apply for a Novel CPT Code
    Julie Painter, MBA, CCVTC, CPMA // USA
  • 4:30 pm
    CMS/FDA Parallel Review Pathway and Alternative Options
    Erik Schulwolf // FoleyHoag LLP // USA
  • 4:50 pm
    Discussion & Steps for Future
  • 5:25 pm
    Conference Closing

agenda

Speakers

Meeting Directors

team1

john lee

John Y.K. Lee, MD, MSCE

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Medical Director, Gamma Knife Center

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania/Penn Medicine

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

sunil

Sunil Singhal, MD

William Maul Measey Associate Professor in Surgical Research

Director, Thoracic Surgery Research Laboratory

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania/ Penn Medicine

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Speakers2

Meeting Co-Directors

Speakers2

Newman

Jason G. Newman, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Co-Director, Cranial Base Center

Director, Head & Neck Surgery, Pennsylvania Hospital

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania/Penn Medicine

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Tanyi

Janos L. Tanyi, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics andGynecology: Gynecologic Oncology

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania/Penn Medicine

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Speakers3

Speakers

Speakers2

bruce

Jeffrey N. Bruce, MD, FACS

Edgar M. Housepian Professor of Neurological Surgery

Director, Bartoli Brain Tumor Research Laboratory

Co-director, Brain Tumor Center
Columbia University/New York-Presbyterian

New York, New York, USA

cleveland

Joseph Cleveland, MD

Professor, Surgery: Cardiothoracic
University of Colorado

Denver, Colorado, USA

Hadjipanayis

Constantinos G. Hadjipanayis, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery and Oncological Sciences

Chair of Neurosurgery, Mount Sinai
Downtown Union Square/Beth Israel

Director of Neurosurgical Oncology, Mount Sinai Health System

Director, Brain Tumor Nanotechnology Laboratory
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, NY, USA

Henderson

Eric R. Henderson, MD

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA

speakers4

speakers4

Less

Amy Lee, MD

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
Seattle Children’s Hospital and University of Washington

Seattle Washington, USA

manaker

Scott Manaker MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care

Director of Clinical Documentation and Vice Chair for Regulatory Affairs, Department of Medicine

Physician Advisor, Office of Billing Compliance

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania/Penn Medicine

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Painter

Julie Painter, MBA, CCVTC, CPMA

Coding and Billing Manager
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Roberts

David W. Roberts, MD

Professor of Surgery (Neurosurgery) and Neurology
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Hanover, New Hampshire, USA

speakers5

speakers5

Rosenthal

Eben Rosenthal, MD

Anne and John Doer Director of Cancer Services

Professor, Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery

Faculty, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford

Stanford University School of Medicine /Stanford Medicine

Stanford, California, USA

Erik Schulwolf

Erik Schulwolf

Associate, Administrative Law Department Foley Hoag LLP

Boston, Massachusetts; Washington, D.C.

smith

Barbara L Smith, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Surgery,
Harvard Medical School

Director, Comprehensive Breast Health Center,
Massachusetts General Hospital

Member, Breast Cancer Program,
Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center

Boston, Massachusetts, USA

stummer

Walter Stummer, MD, PhD

Professor and Chairman of Neurosurgery
Münster University Hospital

Münster, Germany

speakers6

speakers6

Vahrmeijer

Alexander L. Vahrmeijer, MD

Oncologic Surgeon

Research Leader Image-Guided Surgery
Leiden University Medical Center

Leiden, The Netherlands

van dam

Gooitzen Van Dam, MD, PhD

Professor of Surgery
University of Groningen

Groningen, The Netherlands

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Lodging


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Directions and Parking

The Law Auditorium is located in the Jordan Medical Educational Center on the 5th Floor of the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine South Pavillion. For directions and parking information, click here.

Parking is available at the 3600 Civic Center Boulevard Parking Garage. Parking fees are not covered by the registration fee.

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