Executive Steering Committee

TONI CHOUEIRI, M.D.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Director, Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology

HANS HAMMERS, M.D., Ph.D
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology
BRYAN LEWIS

KidneyCAN
President

SUSAN POTEAT

KidneyCAN
Medical Science Liaison

Original Abstract/Research Committee

SUMANTA PAL, M.D.
City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center
Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research
PAVLOS MSAOUEL, M.D., Ph.D
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Assistant Professor of GU Oncology
RANA MCKAY, M.D.
University of California, San Diego
Associate Professor of Medicine
QING ZHANG, Ph.D

UT Southwestern
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology

ARI HAKIMI, M.D.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Assistant Attending, Department of Surgery
LAURENCE ALBIGES, M.D. Ph.D
Institut Gustave-Roussy
Urology Committee Chairman

Programmatic Committee

ERIC JONASCH, M.D.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Professor, Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology
KIMRYN RATHMELL, M.D. Ph.D
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Director, Division of Hematology & Oncology

Communications Committee

GIL MORGAN, M.D.
Skane University Hospital
Medical Oncologist
NEERAJ AGARWAL, M.D.
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Senior Director of Clinical Research Innovation
TIAN ZHANG, M.D.
Duke Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Medicine
QING ZHANG, Ph.D

UT Southwestern
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology

FABIO SCHUTZ, M.D.
BP – A Beneficencia, Portuguesa de Sao Paulo
Oncologista Clinico
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ADRIAN HAYES

KidneyCAN
Communications Consultant

Keynote

ARLENE HELEN SHARPE, M.D. Ph.D.

Head of the Department of Immunology, Harvard Medical School

GORDON J. FREEMAN, Ph.D.

Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Session 1: Tumor Evolution

ERIC JONASCH, M.D.

MODERATOR

MD Anderson Cancer Center
Professor, Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology

Scott Tykodi
SCOTT TYKODI, M.D., Ph.D.

MODERATOR

UW Medicine
Associate Professor, Division of Medical Oncology

Olivia Lombardi
OLIVIA LOMBARDI, Ph.D.

SPEAKER

University of Oxford
Post Doctoral Researcher

Lucas Salas
LUCAS SALAS, M.D., M.PH, Ph.D.

SPEAKER

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Assistant Professor

Robert Satcher
ROBERT SATCHER, M.D.

SPEAKER

MD Anderson Cancer Center
Associate Professor

Lily Wu
LILY WU, M.D., Ph.D.

SPEAKER

UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
Professor

Session 2: Innovative Non-immune Therapy

ERIC JONASCH, M.D.

MODERATOR

MD Anderson Cancer Center
Professor, Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology

Moshe Ornstein
MOSHE ORNSTEIN, M.D., M.A.

MODERATOR

Cleveland Clinic
Medical Oncologist

Mei Yee Koh
MEI YEE KOH, Ph.D.

SPEAKER

University of Utah
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology

M. Celeste Simon
M. CELESTE SIMON, Ph.D.

SPEAKER

University of Pennsylvania
Arthur H. Rubenstein, MBBCh Professor

Scott Haake
SCOTTE HAAKE, M.D.

SPEAKER

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Assistant Professor

Abhishek Chakraborty
ABHISHEK CHAKRABORTY, Ph.D.

SPEAKER

Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Assistant Professor

Non Clear Cell Session

Nizar Tannir
NIZAR TANNIR, M.D., FACP

MODERATOR

MD Anderson Cancer Center
Professor, Dept. of Genitourinary Medical Oncology

Drug Development: Accelerating Cures

Session 3: DoD Immunotherapy

HANS HAMMERS, M.D., Ph.D

MODERATOR/SPEAKER

UT Southwestern Medical Center
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology

Michael Atkins
MICHAEL ATKINS, M.D.

MODERATOR

Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Deputy Director Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive

Chung Han Lee
CHUNG-HAN LEE, M.D., Ph.D.

SPEAKER

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Medical Oncologist

David Braun
DAVID BRAUN, M.D. Ph.D.

SPEAKER

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Fellow in Medical Oncology

Catherine Wu
CATHERINE WU

SPEAKER

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Chief, Division of Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapies

Kiyoshi Ariizumi
KIYOSHI ARIIZUMI, Ph.D.

SPEAKER

UT Southwestern Medical Center
Professor

Andrew Sewell
ANDREW SEWELL, Ph.D.

SPEAKER

Cardiff University
Professor, Division of Infection and Immunity. Mechanisms of Immunity Theme Lead, Systems Immunity Research Institute

Session 4: Clinical & Scientific Updates in Kidney Cancer

TONI CHOUEIRI, M.D.

SPEAKER

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Director, Lank Center for Genitourinary Oncology

Betsy Plimack
BETSY PLIMACK, M.D.

SPEAKER

Fox Chase Cancer Center
Chief, Division of Genitourinary Medical Oncology

Thomas Powles
TOM POWLES, MBBS, MRCP, M.D.

SPEAKER

Barts Cancer Centre
Director, Barts Cancer Centre, Lead for Solid Tumour Research

Robert Motzer
ROBERT MOTZER, M.D.

SPEAKER

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Jack and Dorothy Byrne Chair in Clinical Oncology

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