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Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #16669, for 7.25 Contact Hours.

Acknowledgment of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by educational grants from AstraZeneca; BMS - Bristol-Myers Squibb - Lawrenceville; Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.; Exelixis, Inc.; Genomic Health, Inc.; Incyte Corporation; Merck & Co., Inc.; Pfizer Inc., and Taiho Oncology, Inc.

6th Annual School of Gastrointestinal Oncology® (SOGO®)

6th Annual School of Gastrointestinal Oncology® (SOGO®)

Virtual, Interactive Conference

Saturday, March 20, 2021

8:00 AM - 4:45 PM ET

6th Annual School of Gastrointestinal Oncology® (SOGO®) Overview

PER’s practice changing 6th Annual School of Gastrointestinal Oncology® (SOGO™) is a 1-day multidisciplinary educational conference, revolutionizing the presentation of emerging therapies and evolving standards of care in the management of patients with gastrointestinal (GI) cancer.

Led by world-renowned experts John L. Marshall, MD, and Michael A. Choti, MD, MBA, FACS, this symposium, now in its sixth year, will provide you with the tools you need to personalize care for each patient with GI cancer. The program will feature presentations on locoregional treatment of GI cancers and management of advanced GI cancers, as well as case-based discussions on multidisciplinary, real-world management of GI cancers. This program is designed to match your learning interests, with updates on the latest clinical trial data, current and emerging treatment strategies, and case-based lectures by expert faculty with a focus on the practical application of knowledge to the complex care scenarios encountered in contemporary practice settings. Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®) is committed to deliver an interactive meeting that fosters discussion, exchange of ideas, best practices, and multidisciplinary collaboration in the clinic.

Physicians' Education Resource®’s top priority is ensuring the safety and security of our attendees, staff, and operational personnel. We are dedicated to remaining informed about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic at the global and local levels. As we develop the programming for this activity, Physicians' Education Resource® will follow the guidelines to optimize health and conditions for attendees during the event. Ongoing updates on Physicians' Education Resource®'s plans related to this event, including education and programming, will continue to be available at www.gotoper.com/conferences/sogo/meetings/6th-annual-school-of-gastrointestinal-oncology. Please note attendance at any public event increases the risk of contracting COVID-19 or other airborne illness, and attendees assume all risk associated with attendance. Any attendees who feel ill, regardless of their symptoms, should not attend this event.

Benefits of Attending

  • Implement protocols to support best practice treatment selection for your patients with GI cancer
  • Gain awareness of the clinical trials evaluating current and emerging agents for GI cancer treatment that may affect your practice in the future
  • Learn how the experts and your peers are managing challenging patient cases
  • Ask the experts about best practices for mitigating adverse events related to treatment of GI cancers

Acknowledgment of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by educational grants from AstraZeneca; BMS - Bristol-Myers Squibb - Lawrenceville; Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.; Exelixis, Inc.; Genomic Health, Inc.; Incyte Corporation; Merck & Co., Inc.; Pfizer Inc., and Taiho Oncology, Inc.

Target Audience

This educational program is directed toward medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, gastroenterologists, and hepatologists who are interested in the treatment of GI cancers. Nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, pathologists, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment and management of patients with GI cancers are invited to attend.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Use molecular markers to inform diagnosis and provide treatment guidance for patients with GI cancer
  • Determine a comprehensive treatment plan for patients with early-stage GI cancer in the context of multidisciplinary collaboration among radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, and medical oncologists
  • Optimize current treatment strategies based on guideline updates for patients with advanced GI cancer
  • Incorporate novel treatment strategies into clinical practice to improve the outcomes of patients with GI cancer
  • Assess management strategies to proactively mitigate treatment-related adverse events experienced by patients with GI cancer

Program Co-Chairs

John L. Marshall
John L. Marshall, MD
Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
Director, The Ruesch Center for the Cure of Gastrointestinal Cancers
Washington, DC
Michael A. Choti
Michael A. Choti, MD, MBA, FACS
Chief of Surgery
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center
Gilbert, AZ


3 Ways to Register

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  2. Phone: Please call (888) 949-0045 or (609) 378-3701 (credit cards only).
  3. Fax: (609) 257-0705 (credit cards only)

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Cranbury, NJ 08512

Registration Fees

  Advanced Webcast Week of Virtual
Physicians $79 $129
Fellows* $59 $99
Nurses, Physician Assistants, Other Healthcare Professionals $39 $69
Industry** $229 $349

*Fellows registration must be accompanied by a letter from your director/chair stating current fellowship for discount. Cannot be combined with other discounts/coupon codes.

**Industry is defined by PER® as any person employed by a for-profit organization, including biotech, financial, and pharmaceutical.

For registration assistance, please email info@gotoper.com, or call (888) 949-0045 or (609) 378-3701.

A cancellation fee of 25% will be assessed on refunds requested prior to January 20, 2021, and a 50% fee on refunds requested on January 20, 2021, through February 20, 2021. No refunds will be made after February 20, 2021. There is no charge for substitution. Substitutions can only be applied to the same conference, and only 2 substitutions will be honored.

In the event of a meeting cancellation, full refunds will be processed within 30 days of the cancellation date.

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