Symposium Agenda

Time Event Speaker
7:30 AM Registration and continental breakfast  
8:30 Welcome Dr. Zane Cohen
8:40 Update on Hereditary Gastric Cancer Dr. Sav Brar
9:00 Introduction of Dr. Patrick Lynch, Keynote Speaker Dr. Zane Cohen
  Mismatch Repair Mutation Detection: Workable Strategies and Evolving Perspectives Dr. Patrick Lynch
10:05 MMR testing of gynecological cancer Dr. Sarah Ferguson
10:30 BREAK Moderator: Kara Semotiuk
10:45 New Polyposis Genes: Beyond FAP and MAP Dr. Robert Gryfe
11:10 Novel therapies for replication repair deficiency syndromes Dr. Uri Tabori
11:35 Update from 2011 working group topics  
       Update on MOH criteria Ms. Melyssa Aronson
       Update on universal IHC Dr. Nancy Baxter
       Advancing Genetics in Ontario - Challenges & Opportunities Dr. Aaron Pollett
12:30 PM LUNCH  
1:30 Working group discussion - Lynch Syndrome (LS) algorithm Moderators:
Dr. Lea Velsher
& Mrs. Karen Panabaker
2:45 BREAK  
3:00 Summary from LS algorithm working group  
3:15 Working group discussion - Use of gene panels for hereditary GI cancer Moderators:
Dr. Alison Rusnak
& Dr. Tracy Stockley
4:45 Summary of panel working group  
5:00 Adjournment