Agenda

Here’s what’s in store for our weekend of information and inspiration.

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Friday, July 12th

1:30pm: Optional Seattle Bus Tour (extra fee applies)
4:30pm: Attendee and Exhibitor Registration Open
5:30pm: Newcomers Welcome Reception
5:30pm: Community Partners Welcome Reception
6:00pm: Men’s Meet up
7:30pm: A Special Our Way Forward Storytelling Event with The Moth Sponsored by TESARO, an oncology-focused business within GSK. Register here for The MOTH event by July 5. Please reach out to ourwayforward@tesarobio.com for more information.

Saturday, July 13th

7:15am: Gentle Yoga Class with Deborah Binder
7:30am: Breakfast with Exhibitors
7:30am: Survivors Teaching Students: Saving Women’s Lives Breakfast
8:45am: Plenary: Opening Ceremony (Audra Moran, OCRA)
9:45am: Plenary: What’s New in Ovarian Cancer Research (Elizabeth Swisher, MD, University of Washington)
10:45am: Break
11:15am: Breakout Sessions

    • Session 1: Too Young for This! Facing Ovarian Cancer Under 40 (Tammy Weitzman, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance)
    • Session 2: Newly Diagnosed: Ovarian Cancer 101 (Chris Morse, MD, University of Washington)
    • Session 3: Managing Recurrence I (Katy Pennington, MD, University of Washington)
    • Session 4: All about PARP (Elizabeth Swisher, MD, University of Washington)

12:30pm: Lunch with Exhibitors – Networking by Groups
2:00pm: Plenary: Immunotherapy for Ovarian Cancer: Present and Future (Oliver Dorigo, MD, Stanford)
2:45pm: Break
3:30pm: Breakout Sessions

    • Session 1: Managing Recurrence II (Katy Pennington, MD, University of Washington)
    • Session 2: For Community Partners: Best Practices (TBD)
    • Session 3: Advocacy Breakout I (Chad Ramsey and Vanessa Cramer, OCRA)
    • Session 4: Sexual Health After Cancer (Saketh Guntupalli, MD, University of Colorado)

4:45pm: Gentle Yoga Class with Deborah Binder
5:45pm: The TEAL Takeover Party

Sunday, July 14th

7:30am: Breakfast with Exhibitors
8:45am: Plenary: Ask the Experts Part 1 (David Gershenson, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center; Barbara Goff, MD, University of Washington; Gottfried Konecny, MD, UCLA)
9:45am: Break
10:00am: Plenary, Ask the Experts Part 2 (David Gershenson, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center; Barbara Goff, MD, University of Washington; Gottfried Konecny, MD, UCLA)
11:00am: Break
11:30am: Breakout Sessions

    • Session 1: Update on Rare Ovarian Cancers (David Gershenson, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center)
    • Session 2: Understanding Clinical Trials: What you Need to Know (Bradly Corr, MD, University of Colorado)
    • Session 3: Caring for the Caregiver (Mark Gibson, Caregiver Action Network)
    • Session 4: Living with Ovarian Cancer: How Palliative Care Can Help (Elizabeth Loggers, MD, PhD, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance)
    • Session 5: Genetics and Hereditary Ovarian Cancer (Mercy Laurino, MS, CGC, PhD, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance)

12:30pm: Lunch with Exhibitors – Networking by Geography
1:45pm: Plenary: The BRCA Discovery Process (Mary-Claire King, MD, University of Washington)
2:45pm: Break
3:00pm: Breakout Sessions

    • Session 1: Coping with Cancer (Bonnie McGregor, PhD, Orion Center for Integrative Medicine)
    • Session 2: Medical Cannabis: What you Need to Know (Kelay Trentham, MS, RD, CSO, MultiCare Regional Cancer Center)
    • Session 3: For Men Only (Mark Gibson, Caregiver Action Network)
    • Session 4: Get Involved! (Audra Moran, Susan Leighton, Kimberly Richardson, OCRA)

4:15pm: Plenary, Closing Session: What’s Next? (Audra Moran, OCRA)