Tissue-Agnostic Cancer Drug Development: An Emerging Paradigm Shift?

Pfizer Inc. Headquarters, New York, NY  
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - Wednesday, October 24, 2018   Add to Calendar Eastern Standard Time

Join HBA New York for a presentation and panel discussion to learn about the current development pipeline for tissue-agnostic oncology products, and implications of this trend for stakeholders across the health ecosystem.

HBA New York presents

Tissue-Agnostic Cancer Drug Development: An Emerging Paradigm Shift?

Date and time
Tuesday, 23 October
  starting at: 01:30PM EST
Wednesday, 24 October
  ending at: 04:30PM EST
Pfizer Inc. Headquarters
235 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017 United States

Event Contact
Van Vu
12. Continues to learn, grow and transform
Event Sponsor

For many years, the oncology community has desired to treat tumors according to their genetic profile rather than basing treatment solely on the tissue involved. To realize this vision, 'basket' clinical trials are increasingly used to test different tumors in a single trial based on a shared biomarker or mutation. The best example of this, and the first FDA-approved “tissue-agnostic” indication, is Keytruda in MSI-high tumors (approved in 2017). Additional high-profile therapies using the basket trial approach include Loxo Oncology’s LOXO101 in TRK+ tumors, Ignyta’s entrectinib, also in TRK+, and AbbVie’s Rova-T, in DLL3-expressing tumors. The increasing number of tissue-agnostic indications presents several potential challenges and important questions for clinicians, payers, and for industry. Join us for a thought-provoking presentation and discussion on the current landscape for tissue-agnostic oncology products, and implications for stakeholders across the health ecosystem.

5:30 - 6:00 PM    Networking
6:00 - 6:10 PM    Welcome and opening remarks
6:10 - 6:15 PM    Speaker introductions
6:15 - 7:15 PM    Panel discussions
7:15 - 7:30 PM    Q&A
7:30 - 8:00 PM    Closing remarks and additional networking

Registration information
Event is open to: HBA members and nonmembers
Online registration deadline: 23 October 2018
Onsite (walk-in) registration: Is allowed
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This event is nonrefundable.

Featured Speakers

Chris  Boshoff
SVP and head of early development and translational oncology
Pfizer Inc.
Geeta  Devgan
Medical director, US medical affairs, Pfizer Oncology
Pfizer Inc.
David  Hyman
Medical oncologist
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Leigh  Marcus
Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist, Medical Officer,
Nitin  Patel
Senior Principal, Consulting Services
Learning Objectives
1. Understand the clinical pipeline for tissue-agnostic approvals, and identify the tipping point when a sufficient number become available and start to influence the industry
2. Describe how a tumor-agnostic approach would affect some of the systems that exist in the management of oncology
3. Discuss the impact of this trend on various stakeholders in the health ecosystem in the near-term (e.g., HCPs, payers, regulatory, industry, etc.)

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Registration: Regular registration

 Member - Euro€30.00
 Non-Member - Euro€47.00

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