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Prostatepedia features informal conversations with doctors, patients, and activists about prostate cancer about prostate cancer. Each month they tackle a different topic facing prostate cancer patients today—from how imaging has impacted treatment to dealing with erectile dysfunction after radiation or surgery to the evolving field of immunotherapy.

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New Dates for Meeting

NASPCC has re-scheduled its 16th Annual Meeting to January 28-30, 2022, at the Hotel Monaco in Washington, DC. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details, and see our DRAFT Agenda in the meantime. The traditional weekend of sharing best practices, education, and networking is an invaluable experience!

Draft Agenda

16th Annual Meeting

National Alliance of State Prostate Cancer Coalitions

"Participate and Educate"

January 28, 2022 - Reception in the Glass House

January 29 - 30, 2022 - Annual Meeting

 

Saturday, January 29, 2022

8:00 - 8:45 AM - Breakfast 

I. THE BASICS

9:00-9:10 - Introduction and Welcome  - *Merel Nissenberg, Esq.

9:10-9:35 - Prostate Cancer 101: The basics  *Vincent Laudone, MD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering New York

9:35-10:00 - Prostate Cancer Genetics 101  *Atish Choudhury, MD, Dana Farber (Harvard), Boston

10:00-10:40 - Critical Aspects of Prostate Cancer Jonathan Epstein, MD, Johns Pathology Hopkins, Baltimore

10:40-11:00 - Testing, and New Modalities  *Judd Moul, MD *TBD

10:40-11:10 - The ABC’s of Androgen Deprivation  *Mark Markowski, MD, Therapy Johns Hopkins; *Sumit Subudhi, MD, PhD MD Anderson Cancer Center

II. TREATMENT OF DISEASE BASED ON RISK ASSESSMENT:

11:10-11:35 - Disease Location and Risk Assessment:  *Vincent Laudone, MD - The scientific tools available Sloan-Kettering

11:40-12:10 - Basics of Prostate Cancer *Saul Priceman, PhD, Immuno-Oncology and Immuno- City of Hope, Therapeutics Los Angeles, California
*James Gulley, MD, PhD - National Institutes of Health - * Sumit Subudhi, MD, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

12:15-1:00 - Lunch - Paris Room

1:05-1:30 - The Dawn of a New Era for Prostate Cancer Patients: Imaging Agents,  *Michael Morris, MD,
The Role of PSMA, Lutetium, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Theranostics, and Radioligand Therapy

1:30-2:05 - Low Risk Localized PCa: Genomic Tests,  *Vincent Laudone, MD Focal Treatment and Active Surveillance *Daniel Song, MD, Johns Hopkins
*Mark Markowski, MD, Johns Hopkins

2:05-2:40 - Intermediate and High-risk Disease and Multimodal therapy *Vincent Laudone, MD *Andrew Armstrong, MD, Duke University
*Mark Markowski, MD, Johns Hopkins

2:45-3:05 - Panel: Imaging and Theranostics; Thera-P and VISION Trials  * Michael Morris, MD *Daniel Song, MD

III. A SYSTEMATIC APPROACH TO SYSTEMIC THERAPY

3:05-3:20 - Basics of Precision Medicine in Advanced  *Andrew Armstrong, Prostate Cancer; Chemotherapy Options MD, Duke

3:20-4:00 - Basics of Prostate Cancer  *Saul Priceman, PhD Immuno-Oncology and Immuno- City of Hope,Therapeutics Los Angeles * Sumit Subudhi, MD, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

3:50-4:00 - AFTERNOON BREAK

4:00-4:25 - Non-Metastatic Castrate-Resistant Prostate Cancer (nmCRPC)  *Atish Choudhury, MD

4:25-4:45 - Biochemical/PSA Recurrence of Prostate Cancer *Ashley Ross, MD

4:45-5:10 - Bone Metastases and Bone Health *Phillip Saylor, MD Harvard

5:10-5:30 - PARP Inhibition: Patient Selection  *TBD

ADJOURN

DInner starts at 6:30 P.M. Paris Room, Hotel Monaco

 

Sunday, September 26, 2021

8:00 – 8:45 - BREAKFAST “Current Update on the CDMRP and DOD Research Funding” Mark Vieth, CRD Associates

IV. OPTIMIZING NASPCC: HOW CAN WE HELP STATES AND PATIENTS?

9:00-9:30 - State Coalitions Best Practices  *Clarence Williamson; *Dwight Thomas, *David Sauls, *Fran Franklin, *Bruce Williams, Chris Collier

9:30 – 9:45 - PROSTATEPEDIA Magazine and Jessica Myers-Schecter DIGEST – Going Forward

9:45-10:00 -  Report from the Steering Committee *Tom Kirk, and All Committee Reports from the Chairs

10:00-10:30 - ELECTIONS for 2022 Officers and Board Jan Marfyak, Secretary

10:30-10:40 - BREAK 

V. FROM THE PATIENT’S PERSPECTIVE

10:40-11:20 - How to Approach Decision-Making: Medical and Patient Perspective  *Judd Moul, MD s *Michael Zaragoza, MD *Dave Hulbert, *Bruce Williams

11:25-11:55 - Optimizing Care in the Community Setting *Ashley Ross, MD, PhD  *Paul Schellhammer, MD, FACS

12:00-1:00 - LUNCH 

1:00-1:45 - Managing the Side Effects of Prostate  * CancerCare Cancer and its Treatment: Emotional * TBD Distress, Intimacy Issues, Erectile Dysfunction and Incontinence

1:45-2:15 - Attendees’ Round Table: Discussion All And Questions from the Floor

2:15-3:00 - Wrap Up; Calendaring and Conclusions  Merel Nissenberg

3:00 p.m. - ADJOURN