2014 Conference Date Announcement
The 2014 Canadian Melanoma Conference will take place at the Rimrock Resort Hotel February 20 to 23, 2014. Mark your calendars!
The Canadian Melanoma Conference is Canada's flagship meeting on the research and treatment of melanoma. It brings together Medical Oncologists, Surgeons, Dermatologists, Radiotherapists, Pathologists, Molecular Biologists, and Immunologists to review the latest evidence and explore new therapies.
- Identify new targets and targeted agents in the treatment of melanoma such as PD-1
- Identify key industry partners who would prioritize the development of products and programs in melanoma management in Canada
- Continue to build the network of basic and clinical investigators in order to promote translational and clinical research across Canada
- Discuss short- and long-term research strategies
Program Planning Committee
Chair: Michael Smylie, Medical Oncologist, Department of Medical Oncology, Cross Cancer Institute; Professor, University of Alberta
Joel Claveau, Melanoma and Pigmented Lesions Clinic, Hôpital Hôtel-Dieu de Québec
Scott Ernst, Head, Division of Medical Oncology, London Regional Cancer Program
David Hogg, Professor of Medicine, Departments of Medicine and Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto
Greg McKinnon, Professor of Surgery and Oncology, University of Calgary and Tom Baker Cancer Centre
Teresa Petrella, Medical Oncologist, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre
Thomas Salopek, Director of Dermatology, Associate Professor, University of Alberta
Alan Spatz, Professor of Pathology and Oncology, Depatment of Pathology, McGill University