PROGRAM/PROGRAM


THURSDAY, 17 JUNE


8:15 Welcome address
T. Cufer, SI
8:30 Lung cancer and mesothelioma epidemiology
M. Primic Zakelj, SI
9:00 Role of invasive procedures in diagnostic and staging of lung cancer
N. Triller, SI
9:30 Role of invasive procedures in diagnostic and staging of mesotelioma
N. Schoenfeld, DE
10:00 Role of PET-CT and molecular imaging staging in therapy planning
I. Zagar, SI
10:30 Pathology and molecular biology of lung cancer and mesothelioma
I. Kern, SI
11:00 Coffee break
11:30 Lung cancer and mesothelioma surgery
P. Van Schil, BE
12:00 Systemic therapy and radiotherapy in mesothelioma
G.L. Ceresoli, IT
12:30 Radiotherapy in lung cancer
E. Vrdoljak, HR
13:00 Systemic therapies for lung cancer
P. Postmus, NL
13:30 Lunch break
14:30 Interactive clinical cases (presented by participants and discussed by experts)
Discussants: N. Triller, I. Kern, P. Van Schil, G. L. Ceresoli, E. Vrdoljak, P. Postmus
Moderator: T. Cufer

14:30 NSCLC stage IIIA and stage IV
15:30 SCLC limited and extended disease
16:30 Mesothelioma


FRIDAY, 18 JUNE


9:00 Supportive and symptomatic care of patients on systemic therapies
T. Cufer, SI
9:30 Supportive and symptomatic care of patients on radiotherapy
V. Kovac, SI
10:00 Palliation of malignant pleural effusion
A. Rozman, SI
10:30 Principles of palliative care and end of life measurements
U. Lunder, SI
11:00 Coffee break
11:30 How to improve early detection of lung cancer and mesothelioma
G.L. Ceresoli, IT
12:00 Combined chemo-radiotherapy in lung cancer, reality or a dream
M. Zwitter, SI
12:30 Is individualized therapy for lung cancer viable today
V. Gregorc, IT
13:00 Lunch break
14:00 Non-invasive surgical procedures in lung cancer
J. Erzen, SI
14:30 How to ensure palliation of symptoms and end of life measurements at home
U. Lunder, SI
15:00 Round table discussion
How to improve lung cancer control in 21st century ?

Panelists: G.L. Ceresoli, T. Cufer, V. Gregorc, U. Lunder, N.M. Zwitter
16:00 Adjourn