National Symposium on Head and Neck Cancer

9:00 am–5:30 pm
UChicago Center in Delhi

Aug.
5

​University College of Medical Sciences and GTB Hospital, Delhi in collaboration with UChicago Center in Delhi hosted the National Symposium on Head & Neck Cancer. 

The event was by invitation only. 

AGENDA 

09:00 - 09:10 

Welcome address by Dir. Prof. H.C. Taneja, Organizing Chairperson

Opening Remarks by Aditi Mody, Executive Director, UChicago Center in Delhi

09:10 - 10:10 

Symposium on Oral cancer

Chairpersons: Rakesh Kumar, Gautambir Singh, Vikas Malhotra

1. Surgical approaches to oral cavity, Sowrabh Arora, Medanta, Gurgaon

2. Management of mandible in oral cancer, Deepak Sarin, Medanta, Gurugram 

3. Personalised therapy in oral cancer, Nishant Agrawal, University of Chicago, USA

4. Organ preservation approaches in oral cancer, Pankaj Chaturvedi, TMH, Mumbai

10:10 - 11:10

Chairpersons: H C Taneja, Ramanuj Bansal, Natasha Gupta

1. Radiological evaluation in head neck cancer, Lalendra Upreti, UCMS, Delhi

2. Management strategies in locally advanced Head and neck cancer, Alok Thakar, AIIMS, New Delhi

3. Management of recurrent HNSCC, Pankaj Chaturvedi, TMH, Mumbai

Tea 11:10-11:30

11:30 - 12:50 

Symposium on Salivary Gland Cancers

Chairpersons: Lakshmi Vaid, Manish Munjal, Sanjay Gupta

1. Management of Malignant salivary gland tumors, Pankaj Chaturvedi, TMH, Mumbai

2. Approach to deep lobe tumours of protid, Kapil Sikka, AIIMS, New Delhi

3. Management of facial nerve in advanced parotid cancer, Rajeev Kumar, AIIMS, New Delhi

4. Master technique, total parotidectomy with facial nerve preservation, Naresh Panda, PGI, Chandigarh

01:40 - 02:00

Chairpersons: R K Grover, Rajesh Kalra , Ashok kumar

Panel discussion on decision making in recurrent Head neck cancers 

Moderator: Alok Thakar, AIIMS, New Delhi

Panelists Sudhir Bahadur, PK Rathore, Nishant Agrawal, Pankaj Chaturvedi, Tapaswini P Sharma, Mudit Agarwal, Bhawna Rai, Chirom Amit Singh, Munish Gairola, Atul Sharma

Inauguration followed by Lunch

Lunch 02:00-02:30

02:30 - 03:20

Chairpersons: J C Passey, Sunil Dhanda, Dhirender Suman

1. Current challenges and future direction in management of Head neck cancers, Nishant Agrawal, University of Chicago, USA

2. Head and neck reconstruction: Optimizing the outcome, Shamit Chopra, Patel Hospital, Jalandhar

3. Master Technique, Lid reconstruction, V. P. Gupta, UCMS, Delhi

03:20 - 04:00  

Management of Neck Metastasis

Chairpersons: Arnab Chakravarty, Anurag Snehi Ramavat, B.K. Jain

1. Choosing the right neck operation for head and neck cancers, Vipin Arora, UCMS, Delhi

2. Master technique Radical neck dissection/MRND, Nishant Agrawal, University of Chicago, USA

04:00 - 05:20 

Symposium on sinonasal cancers

Chairpersons: Devender Rai, Amitabh Sharma, Hitesh Verma

1. Workup and decision making in sino nasal cancers, Ravi Meher, MAMC, New Delhi

2. Surgical issues in treatment of sinonasal cancer, Nitin M Ngarkar, AIIMS, Raipur

3. Management of intracranial extension in sinonasal cancer, Pawan Singhal, SMS, Jaipur

4. Master technique, Partial and total maxillectomy, Ishwar Singh, MAMC, New Delhi

Vote of thanks

End of Symposium