Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Workshop  -  Houston

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Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Workshop - Houston

Join a panel of expert faculty in this interactive half-day workshop discussing mCRC biomarkers and treatment options.

By The France Foundation

When and where

Date and time

Friday, September 22 · 9am - 1:30pm CDT


The Health Museum 1515 Hermann Drive Houston, TX 77004

About this event

  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

4.5 hours of CME/CE credits and ABIM and ABPath MOC points for the entire care team

Why Attend?

Join experts from the multidisciplinary cancer team and connect with peers in your community to discover the latest innovations in metastatic colorectal cancer. From diagnosis to treatment, if you are involved in the care of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer, you have to be there.

You'll have the opportunity to participate in multiple activities, including:

  • A multidisciplinary interactive tumor board panel ready to lead you through challenging cases
  • Breakout sessions that allow for one-on-one time with faculty
  • Guidance on patient counseling and shared decision-making

Expert Faculty

  • Philip A. Philip, MD, PhD (oncologist) - Wayne State University
  • Tim Cannon, MD (oncologist) - INOVA
  • Frank dela Rama RN, MS, AOCNS (nurse navigator) - Sutter Health, Palo Alto Foundation
  • Benjamin Swanson, MD, PhD (pathologist) - University of Nebraska
  • Additional faculty to be announced


  • 8:50am: Doors open
  • 9:00am: Workshop begins with Tumor Board (light breakfast provided)
  • 10:30am: Breakout sessions: (1) Biomarker testing guidelines and challenges; (2) Linking biomarkers to mCRC Treatment Selection; (3) Patient Counseling
  • 12:00pm: Problem-Based Learning exercise- mCRC patient cases
  • 1:00pm: Action planning and Summary Report Outs
  • 1:30pm: Workshop concludes (boxed lunch grab-n-go provided)

Visit The France Foundation Registration page for additional information.

Please note that this is a live event. We cannot offer a hybrid attendance option at this time.

This activity is provided by an educational grant from Pfizer.

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