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Early and optimal management of Adrenocortical Carcinoma (ACC)

Live webinar

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Last updated: 28th Oct 2022
Published:28th Oct 2022

Live: Tuesday 31st January 2023 | 16:00 UTC
Accreditation pending.

Join this live 60-minute webinar with our expert faculty as they discuss early and optimal management of adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC). Watch as our experts in ACC present real-life patient scenarios, and discuss how best to approach and manage these specific cases. Then take the opportunity to have your questions answered by the experts themselves in two separate Q&A sessions (agenda).

Live webinar Agenda

Time Early and optimal management of adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC)
Tuesday 31st January 2023 | 16:00–17:00 UTC/17:00–18:00 CET
UTC CET Chair: Professor Alfredo Berruti
16:00 - 16:05 17:00 - 17:05 Welcome and introductions  Professor Alfredo Berruti
16:05 - 16:30 17:00 - 17:30 Session 1: Treatment algorithms in ACC – a patient case study, followed by Q&A Professor Alfredo Berruti
16:30 - 16:55 17:30 - 17:55 Session 2: Treatment combination side effects – a patient case study, followed by Q&A Professor Jaydira Del Rivero
16:55 - 17:00 17:55 - 18:00 Closing remarks All faculty

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain expert perspective on a complex and evolving topic

Purpose

Adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) is a rare and aggressive cancer. Given its rarity, there is a need to raise awareness of ACC, including current recommendations and strategies for management. In this live webinar, experts in ACC will discuss and highlight important clinical considerations such as treatment choice, management of complex patient cases and variations in guideline recommendations.

Faculty

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Professor Alfredo Berruti

Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Radiological Sciences and Public Health, University of Brescia, Spedali Civili Hospital, Brescia, Italy.

Professor Alfredo Berruti is a full Professor of Medical Oncology at the University of Brescia, Director of the Oncology Unit and of the Oncology Department of the Spediali Civili Hospital in Brescia, Director of the School of Specialization in Oncology of the University of Brescia and Dean of Degree Course in Medicine and Surgery at University of Brescia.

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Professor Jaydira Del Rivero

Pediatric Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, United States; Developmental Therapeutics Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, United States.

Professor Del Rivero earned her medical degree from the University of Veracruz in Veracruz, Mexico and completed her internal medicine residency at Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center/NYU-Langone Medical Center. Professor Del Rivero is the Principal Investigator of the Natural History Study for Neuroendocrine Neoplasm and Adrenocortical Cancer to provide the basis of further development of therapeutic interventions, prevention/screening guidelines, endpoints for future clinical trials. Professsor Del Rivero’s current efforts are the development of novel treatment approaches and targeted therapies for endocrine malignancies such as advanced gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors, adrenocortical cancer and pheochromocytoma/paraganglioma.

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