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Insights into Cancer: Advances in Bladder and Kidney Cancers

Once a month, the Simms/Mann–UCLA Center for Integrative Oncology presents Insights Into Cancer, a free public lecture series for cancer patients, their families and the community. Each lecture features a leading professional who provides up-to-date information, practical advice and answers to cancer-related questions.

December 11, 2018

Advances in Bladder and Kidney Cancers

Alexandra Drakaki, M.D., UCLA Assistant Professor of Urology and Hematology/Oncology and Medical Director of the Genitourinary Program, Karim Chamie, M.D., UCLA Assistant Professor of Urology and Surgical Director of the Bladder Cancer Program, and Allan Pantuck, M.D., UCLA Professor of Urology and Surgical Director of the Kidney Cancer Program, discuss the changing landscape of immunotherapy, chemotherapy and surgical treatments for bladder and kidney cancers. New targeted treatments, novel delivery mechanisms and minimally invasive surgical treatments (including surveillance or organ-sparing treatment options for localized kidney cancer) available to patients

6:45 – 7:00: Arrival & Refreshments
7:00 – 7:15: Anne Coscarelli, Ph.D, Introduction to Center
7:15 – 7:20: Anne Coscarelli, Ph.D., Speaker Introduction
7:20 – 8:55: Speaker Presentation, Q&A
8:55 – 9:00: Closing

Insights Into Cancer lectures are held in the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Auditorium, B Level, Room B130, 757 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095.

UCLA parking is $12 and is wheelchair accessible. Attendees can park in the medical plaza, or take advantage of the valet parking at the front of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

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