Health Talks


Date: 24 Jul 2020
Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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The American Society of Oncology 2020 virtual meeting was held amidst the COVID-19 outbreak in June 2020. It provided a diverse program with a multidisciplinary perspective. To put the many new research publications in perspective for busy clinicians, OncoCare Cancer Centre is providing a series of ASCO 2020 updates covering a wide variety of cancer subspecialties.

This ASCO Update Hour aims to provide medical professionals treating Gastrointestinal (GI) cancer patients a platform to discover the latest evidence-based studies, divided into Colorectal and Non-Colorectal, including gastroesophageal, pancreatic and liver cancers.

Programme in 1 hour:
• Introduction by Dr Thomas Soh (5mins)

• Colorectal Cancer Abstracts by Dr Benjamin Chuah (20mins)
Updates on systemic therapy strategies which have been studied in the neoadjuvant, adjuvant and metastatic settings for colon cancer and rectal cancer

• Non-Colorectal Cancer Abstracts by Dr Thomas Soh (20mins)
Updates on systemic therapy strategies and latest treatment for gastroesophageal, pancreatic and liver cancer

• Question and Answer session (15 mins)

Dr Thomas Soh
Dr Benjamin Chuah