Sponsored Industry Sessions


07:00 - 07:45 / Sponsored Breakfast Industry Session 1: Immunovia

Symposium title: New Strategies in Pancreatic Cancer Surveillance: BRCA Patients and Biomarkers

Speaker: Mandeep S. Sawhney, MD, MS, FASGE / Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard  Medical School, Division of Gastroenterology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston,MA


13:15 – 14:15 / Sponsored Lunch Industry Session 1: Medtronic

Symposium title: Adopting and Integrating AI into practice

Moderators: Laura Berman, AI Innovation Manager, Medtronic Gastrointestinal

Tayler Torry

Speaker: Seth A. Gross, MD, FACG, FASGE, AGAF

Professor, Department of Medicine NYU Grossman School of Medicine Clinical Chief,
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology NYU Langone Health



07:00 - 07:45 / Sponsored Breakfast Industry Session 2: Promega Corporation

Symposium title: Optimizing MSI Testing

Speaker: Lindsay Megenhardt, Ph.D. / Medical Science Liaison,
Promega Corporation


12:20 – 13:20 / Sponsored Lunch Industry Session 2: Ambry 

Symposium title: From Bench to Clinical Report: Application of RNA and Functional MAVEs to Reduce VUS and Improve Positive Yield of Genetic Testing

Moderator: Tara Namey / Manager, Genomic Science Liaison, Ambry Genetics


Rachid Karam, MD, PhD., / Executive Director,
Clinical & Translation Research, Ambry Genetics

Anthony Scott, MD, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine,
Division of Genetic Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School


19:30 - 20:30 / Sponsored Dinner Industry Session: Natera

Symposium title: Moving Towards Universal Multigene Panel Testing in Gastrointestinal Cancer and Benefits to Population Health

Speaker: Jeffrey Weitzel, MD, VP Medical Affairs, Hereditary Cancer, Natera



Organized By

Annual Meeting Organizing Secretariat

Kenes Group, Office: Kenes M+