2nd Asia-Pacific Cholangiocarcinoma Conference

23-24 March 2018

Rachapanaddasirindhorn Auditorium, Srisavarindira Building, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital

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          Program APCURECC 2018


Tentative Program: 2nd Asia-Pacific Cholangiocarcinoma Conference
(Day 1 : 23 March 2018)

8.00-8.30am Registration
8.30-8.40am Opening Remarks:
Prof. Prasit Watanapa, Dean of Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
8.40-8.50am Welcome and Additional Remarks: Conference Chairs
8.50-9.00am Welcome and Introduction to CCF and ICRN:
Stacie Lindsey, Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation, Utah and Milind Javle, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas, USA
9.00-9.30am Introduction of Keynote Speaker:
Charuwan Akewanlop, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
Keynote Speech: Cholangiocarcinoma screening in Thailand
Nittaya Chamadol, KhonKaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
Session 1: Epidemiology
Session Chairs: Lewis Roberts, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota, USAand Nonthalee Pausawasdi, SirirajHospital, Bangkok, Thailand
9.30-9.50am Talk 1: Molecular Subtypes Among Asian Cholangiocarcinoma
Jittiporn Chaisaingmongkol, Chulaborn Research Institute, Bangkok, Thailand
9.50-10.10am Talk 2: Epidemiology, Environmental and Genetic Risk Factors for Cholangiocarcinoma – implications for prevention strategies
Lewis Roberts, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota, USA
10.10-10.30am Talk 3: Advances in Diagnostic Approaches for Cholangiocarcinoma
Jeffrey Lee, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas, USA
10.30-10.45am Open discussion
10.45-11.00am Break and Networking
Session 2: Surgery
Session Chairs: Flavio Rocha, Virginia Mason University, Washington, USA and Yongyut Sirivatanauksorn, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
11.00-11.20am Talk 1: Surgical Management of Cholangiocarcinoma- Asian Perspective
Masato Nagino, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
11.20-11.40am Talk 2: Surgical Management of Cholangiocarcinoma- North American Perspective
Flavio Rocha, Virginia Mason University, Washington, USA
11.40-12.00pm Talk 3: Transplantation in Cholangiocarcinoma
Charles Rosen, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota, USA
12.00-12.15pm Open discussion
12.15-1.00pm Lunch and Networking
Session 3 Parallel Nursing Session
Session chairs: Susan Acquisto, Co-Founder, The Bili Project Foundation
1.00-2.30pm Cholangitis: Nursing Assessment and Management
Natasha Pinheiro,Nurse Practitioner- GI Medical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA and Pongdanai Sarika, Division of Surgical Nursing, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Guidelines for Care of the Patient receiving Chemotherapy
Natasha Pinheiro, Nurse Practitioner- GI Medical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA and Chidapa Auepisit, Chemotherapy and Blood Transfusion Unit, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Complications of Radiation Therapy: Key Concepts for Patient Education
Lorraine Drapek,Nurse Practitioner, Radiation Oncology – GI/GYN services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA and Pornpun Wanawarodom, Health education and Rehabilitation Unit, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Palliative Care: Nursing Interventions for Pain and Stress for Cholangiocarcinoma Patients
Susan Acquisto, Co-Founder, The Bili Project Foundation and Kanyarat Sinsuwannakul, Oncology Nursing, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
Session 3 Parallel Imaging Session: Hepatobiliary Imaging: Tips and Tricks Session chairs: Alvin Silva, Mayo Clinic, Arizona, USA and Piyaporn Apisarnthanarak, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
1.00-2.30pm Talk 1: What the Surgeon Wants to Know about Cholangiocarcinoma
Kumar Sandrasegaran, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA

Talk2: Challenges in imaging diagnosis of HCC/CHCA
Tan Cher Heng, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

Talk3: Biphenotypic HCC/CHCA
Pornpim Korpraphong, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Talk 4: Imaging of the Biliary System: Pearls and Pitfalls
Michael Ohliger, University of California, California, USA
2.30-2.45pm Break and Networking
2.45-3.10pm Patient Forum
Patricia Maxin, Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation, Texas, USA
Orawan Tejapaibul, Bangkok, Thailand
Orawan Theppornpitak, Bangkok, Thailand
Session 4: Tumor Board
Session Chairs: Ming-Huang Chen, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan and Rachna Shroff, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas, USA
3.10-3.30pm Talk 1: Adjuvant Therapy Case Juan Valle, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
3.30-3.50pm Talk 2: Diagnosis and Work-up of Biliary Stricture
Nonthalee Pausawasdi, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
3.50-4.10pm Talk 3: Genomic Profiling Case
Daniel H. Ahn, Mayo Clinic, Arizona, USA
4.10-4.30pm Talk 4: 2nd line Therapy Case–No Obvious Genetic Alterations
Suebpong Tanasanvimon, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
4.30-4.50pm Talk 5: Radiation Therapy Case
Jonathan B. Ashman, Mayo Clinic, Arizona, USA
4.50-5.05pm Open discussion
5.05-5.10pm Day 1 Session Closing Remarks
Charuwan Akewanlop, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
5.10-6.00pm Networking and Welcome Reception
6.00-9.00pm Faculty Dinner
End of day 1

Tentative Program: 2nd Asia-Pacific Cholangiocarcinoma Conference
(Day 2 : 24 March 2018)

7.15-9.15am Industry Forum (Closed Session – By Invitation Only)
Session Chairs: Milind Javle, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas, USA and ViroteSriuranpong, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, ThailandIndustry Speakers/Presenter
  • Jerry Huang, Taiho (Japan)
  • Kai Wang, Origimed (China)
  • Catherine Wheeler, Takayuki Kobayashi, FUJIFILM Pharmaceuticals (USA)
  • Ingmar Bruns, Louis Matis, Pieris (USA)
9.15-9.30am Break and Networking
Session 1: Challenges and Opportunities in Cholangiocarcinoma Research –Patient Perspectives
Session Chairs: Mitesh Borad, Mayo Clinic, Arizona, USA and Charuwan Akewanlop, Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
9.30-9.50am Patient-Centered Perspective of Novel Therapies in Cholangiocarcinoma
Stacie Lindsey, Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation, Utah, USA
9.50-10.00am Open discussion
10.00-10.15am Break and Networking
Session 2: Collaborations and Interactions
Session Chairs: Mitesh Borad, Mayo Clinic, Arizona, USA and Virote Sriuranpong, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
10.15-10.35am Talk 1: Data Sharing – Genomics
Lipika Goyal, MGH, Massachusetts, USA
10.35-10.55am Talk 2: Clinical Guidelines
John Bridgewater, University College London, London, UK and Aumkhae Sookprasert, KhonKaen University, KhonKaen, Thailand
10.55-11.15am Talk 3: Asian Cooperative Study Groups
Li Tzong Chen, National Institute of Cancer Research, Tainan, Taiwan
11.15-11.35am Talk 4: Strategy Toward Cooperative Study Group in Thailand
Pichet Kamolrungsantisuk, MedResNet, Bangkok, Thailand
11.35-11.55pm Open discussion
11.55-12.15pm Closing Remarks
Charuwan Akewanlop and Mitesh Borad