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Agenda

New Trial Designs and Innovative Approaches to Grow Scientific Knowledge and Tailor Treatments to More Patients

October 17-18, 2018
  • Philadelphia, PA

Agenda

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DAY ONE
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

7:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Robert Beckman, MD
Professor of Oncology and of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics
Georgetown University

Navigate Trial Agreements and Planning in Complex Adaptive Trials

8:45

Chairman’s KeynoteGain Cutting Edge Strategies to Design a Confirmatory Basket Trial

Robert Beckman, MD
Professor of Oncology and of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics
Georgetown University

9:30

Lung-MAP, DART and LEAP Ensure Contracts and Agreements in Basket and Umbrella Trials Align with Regulatory Expectations

Dana Sparks
Director of Operations and Protocols
SWOG

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Does the Test Drug Work: Perspectives on Basket Trials and Beyond

Cai (Iris) Wu
Sr. Scientist in Biostatistics
Merck

11:30

Implementation of a Novel Platform Trial Design in Pediatric Rare Tumors: Key Learnings and Questions

Christopher Kaiser
Principal Research Scientist
Eli Lilly and Company

12:15

Networking Luncheon

1:15

MIDAS Novel Bayesian Adaptive Designs for Basket Trials

Ying Yuan
Professor, Department of Biostatistics
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Master Intricate Protocol Design and Manage Novel Biomarker Data

2:00

Using IRT to Implement Bayesian Futility Analysis in Basket Trials

Erica Jonas
Associate Director, Services Delivery
Suvoda

Feng Zhou
Principal Biostatistician, Biostatistics
Incyte

2:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:30

Master the Design Stage for Basket and Platform Trials to Ensure Smooth Implementation

Wenqiong Xue
Principal Biostatistician
Boehringer Ingelheim

4:15

I-SPY Manage Federal and Private Partnerships End-to-End for Basket and Umbrella Trials

Stacey Adam
Director – Cancer
Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH)

5:00

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWO
Thursday, October 18, 2018

7:30

Continental Breakfast

8:00

Chairman’s Review of Day One

Robert Beckman, MD
Professor of Oncology and of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics
Georgetown University

8:15

NCI-MATCH + NCI-COG An Overview of Basket and Umbrella Trial Administration — An NCI Perspective

Meg Mooney
Chief, Clinical Investigations Branch, CTEP, DCTD
National Cancer Institute (NCI)

9:00

Master Basket Trial Planning, Analyze Results and Improve Protocols

Alexia Iasonos
Associate Attending Biostatistician
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

9:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

Navigate the Regulatory Landscape to Improve Trial Approval and Buy-in

10:15

Evaluate Receptor Expression with Advanced Imaging and Screening for Basket Trials

Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer
Andarix

Manage Biostatistics and Data Challenges in Basket and Umbrella Trials

11:00

BATTLE Utilize Technology to Address Statistical Design Challenges in Basket Trials

Alex Liu
Clinical Statistician
Bayer

11:45

Beat AML Streamline Umbrella Trials for Narrow Patient Pools and Short Screening Timelines

Len Rosenberg, PhD, RPh
Head, Clinical Operations
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

12:30

Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

Robert Beckman, MD
Professor of Oncology and of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics
Georgetown University

12:45

Networking Luncheon and Close of Conference

Agenda

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

Want more agenda details? Download the brochure.

DAY ONE
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

7:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30

Chairman’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

Robert Beckman, MD
Professor of Oncology and of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics
Georgetown University

Navigate Trial Agreements and Planning in Complex Adaptive Trials

8:45

Chairman’s KeynoteGain Cutting Edge Strategies to Design a Confirmatory Basket Trial

Robert Beckman, MD
Professor of Oncology and of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics
Georgetown University

9:30

Lung-MAP, DART and LEAP Ensure Contracts and Agreements in Basket and Umbrella Trials Align with Regulatory Expectations

Dana Sparks
Director of Operations and Protocols
SWOG

10:15

Networking and Refreshment Break

10:45

Does the Test Drug Work: Perspectives on Basket Trials and Beyond

Cai (Iris) Wu
Sr. Scientist in Biostatistics
Merck

11:30

Implementation of a Novel Platform Trial Design in Pediatric Rare Tumors: Key Learnings and Questions

Christopher Kaiser
Principal Research Scientist
Eli Lilly and Company

12:15

Networking Luncheon

1:15

MIDAS Novel Bayesian Adaptive Designs for Basket Trials

Ying Yuan
Professor, Department of Biostatistics
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Master Intricate Protocol Design and Manage Novel Biomarker Data

2:00

Using IRT to Implement Bayesian Futility Analysis in Basket Trials

Erica Jonas
Associate Director, Services Delivery
Suvoda

Feng Zhou
Principal Biostatistician, Biostatistics
Incyte

2:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

3:30

Master the Design Stage for Basket and Platform Trials to Ensure Smooth Implementation

Wenqiong Xue
Principal Biostatistician
Boehringer Ingelheim

4:15

I-SPY Manage Federal and Private Partnerships End-to-End for Basket and Umbrella Trials

Stacey Adam
Director – Cancer
Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH)

5:00

Close of Day One

Networking, Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the final session on day one

DAY TWO
Thursday, October 18, 2018

7:30

Continental Breakfast

8:00

Chairman’s Review of Day One

Robert Beckman, MD
Professor of Oncology and of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics
Georgetown University

8:15

NCI-MATCH + NCI-COG An Overview of Basket and Umbrella Trial Administration — An NCI Perspective

Meg Mooney
Chief, Clinical Investigations Branch, CTEP, DCTD
National Cancer Institute (NCI)

9:00

Master Basket Trial Planning, Analyze Results and Improve Protocols

Alexia Iasonos
Associate Attending Biostatistician
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

9:45

Networking and Refreshment Break

Navigate the Regulatory Landscape to Improve Trial Approval and Buy-in

10:15

Evaluate Receptor Expression with Advanced Imaging and Screening for Basket Trials

Chris Adams
Chief Executive Officer
Andarix

Manage Biostatistics and Data Challenges in Basket and Umbrella Trials

11:00

BATTLE Utilize Technology to Address Statistical Design Challenges in Basket Trials

Alex Liu
Clinical Statistician
Bayer

11:45

Beat AML Streamline Umbrella Trials for Narrow Patient Pools and Short Screening Timelines

Len Rosenberg, PhD, RPh
Head, Clinical Operations
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

12:30

Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

Robert Beckman, MD
Professor of Oncology and of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics
Georgetown University

12:45

Networking Luncheon and Close of Conference