Hear an in-depth discussion on the use of biomarkers to guide treatment decisions in localized bladder cancer, first line and systemic therapy for the treatment of metastatic urothelial cancer; and learn about the nuances of using immunotherapy to treat this cancer type.
Presented by: Elizabeth Plimack, MD, MS Chief, Division of Genitourinary Medical Oncology Professor, Department of Hematology/Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Temple University
This webinar is part of a six-part clinical education series hosted by the Hawaii Society of Clinical Oncology—a Chapter Member of the Association of Community Cancer Centers.
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Ian Okazaki, MD, is a medical oncologist affiliated with multiple hospitals in the Honolulu area, including Maui Memorial Medical Center and Pali Momi Medical Center. He received his medical degree from the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years.
Michael Carney, MD, is an obstetrician/gynecologist in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is affiliated with Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children, The Queen’s Medical Center, and Maui Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Carney has extensive experience treating women for ovarian, cervical, and gynecological cancers. Prior to joining the Women’s Cancer Center and the John A. Burns School of Medicine, he worked at the prestigious Huntsman Cancer Institute. Dr. Carney completed both his obstetrics and gynecology residency and fellowship in gynecologic oncology at the Duke University Medical Center. He has developed clinical trials and is currently studying the molecular genetics of gynecological cancer to better understand and treat the disease.