Head and neck cancer is the commonest cancer in India. There has been a paradigm shift in the management of head and neck cancer in the last decade with newer risk stratifications, advancements in diagnostics, formulation of standard treatment guidelines and incorporation of multi-modality treatment approaches. All aimed at the individualized treatment of each head and neck cancer patient.
The principal faculty organizer of this conference is Dr. Nishant Agrawal, Professor of Surgery and Section Chief, Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery at the University of Chicago in collaboration with Dr. Vipin Arora, Professor in the Department of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery at the University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, India.
The target audience for this webinar series would be trainees in head and neck surgery, otolaryngology, general surgery, radiation oncology, medical oncology. Practicing head neck surgeons, active researchers in head neck oncology, radiation and medical oncology, molecular biology and genomics.
Session 3: Salivary Gland Cancer
Date: Friday, December 4, 2020
Time: 8:00 AM CDT/7:30PM IST/1:00 PM GMT
Participation is by invitation only!
This series of webinars is organized by the University of Chicago, University College of Medical Sciences & GTB Hospital, and the University of Chicago Center in Delhi.
Session Moderator: Dr. Alok Thakar, President FHNO / Session Coordinators: Dr. Kavita Goyal, Dr. Suvercha Arya
- Opening Remarks by Dr. Nishant Agrawal, The University of Chicago, USA
- Management strategies for Salivary Gland Cancers (12 mins+3 mins discussion)
Speaker: Dr. Deepa Nair, TMH, Mumbai
- Surgical technique for Parotidectomy (12 mins+3 mins discussion)
Speaker: Dr. Patrick Ha, UCSF, San Francisco, USA
- Panel Discussion: Management of Advanced Stage Salivary Gland Cancers (30 mins)
Dr. Devendra Chaukar, TMH, Mumbai
Dr. Nishant Agrawal, The University of Chicago, USA
Dr. Gauri Pantvaidya, TMH, Mumbai
Dr. Vishal Rao, HCG Cancer Center, Bengaluru
Dr. Salvatore M Caruana, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
Dr. Krishnakumar Thankappan, AIMS, Kochi
Dr. Kavita Goyal, UCMS, Delhi
Dr. Kaustabh Patel, HCG Cancer Center, Ahmedabad
Moderator: Dr. Patrick Ha, UCSF, San Francisco, USA
- Closing Remarks by Dr. Vipin Arora, UCMS, Delhi