2015 Ruesch Symposium Video Content

Part 1: GI Cancers Policy Briefing – Measuring Value

Opening Remarks || John Marshall || Video Coverage with Slides

Defining the Political Landscape || John Marshall & Michelle P. Easton || Video Coverage

Value of Innovation, Discussion Panel || Jeff Allen, John Marshall, Bill Chin, Richard A. Moscicki || Video Coverage

Value from a Patient Perspective, Discussion Panel || Michael Sapienza, Taylor Horton, Kristen (Cox) Santiago || Video Coverage

Part 2: Advances in GI Cancer: 2015

Role of Molecular Profiling in GI Cancer || David Spetzler || Video Coverage with Slides

Democratization of Precision Therapy: Role of Molecular Profiling in GI Cancer || Chip Petricoin || Video Coverage with Slides

Immune Therapy in GI Cancer || Chris Heery || Video Coverage with Slides

Special Session: Young Adult Colorectal Cancer – Emerging Oncology Challenge

The New Face of War: Colorectal Cancer in Young Adults || Mohamed E. Salem || Video Coverage with Slides

Early Age Onset Colorectal Cancer in Young Adults || Tom Weber || Video Coverage with Slides

The Role of the Never Too Young Coalition || Stephanie Guiffre || Video Coverage with Slides

Part 3: Measuring Value & Outcomes in Cancer Care

What is QALY Worth? || Mike Kolodziej || Video Coverage with Slides

Collecting the Key Elements in our EMR || Andrew L. Pecora || Video Coverage with Slides

Impact of Value & Outcomes on Drug Development || Randy Burkholder || Video Coverage with Slides

Applying Value & Quality in a Healthcare System || Jonathan Hirsch || Video Coverage with Slides

Schafer Memorial Lecture: Developing a Framework for Assessing Value in Cancer Care || Lowell Schnipper || Video Coverage with Slides

Impact on Finding a Cure, Discussion Panel || Arnold Potosky, Scott Ramsey, Daniel J. Sargent, Paul Kluetz || Video Coverage

Patient Advocate, Discussion Panel || Paula Rothenberg, Jeff Allen, Gwen Darien, Lynn Matrisian, Jim Palma, Hartley (Lee) Jones || Video Coverage

Part 4: Patient Symposium

You’re Not Alone: Why Cancer Is a Team Sport, Discussion Panel || John Marshall, Alli Macken, Tal Friedman, Donald Wilson || Cure Connections Video Coverage

Disease Specific Breakout: Colorectal Cancer || John Marshall, G. Emmett Lynskey, Freda Omaswa || Cure Connections Video Coverage

Disease Specific Breakout: Pancreatic Cancer || Micheal Pishvaian, Lynn Matrisian, David Shell || Cure Connections Video Coverage

Disease Specific Breakout: Liver & Biliary Cancers || Ruth He, Coleman Smith, Donna Mayer, John A. Hopper, Susan Aquisto, Donna Cryer

Disease Specific Breakout: Upper GI Cancers || Brandon Smaglo, Waddah B. Al-Refaie, Ann Hagemann, Melani Vincelli

Topical Breakout: Nutrition || Rachel Wong, Ann Hagemann

Topical Breakout: Mind Body Techniques for Stress Reduction || Diane Gilman

Topical Breakout: Talking with Relatives & Friends about Cancer || Stephanie Stern

Topical Breakout: Relationships & Sexuality || Sage Bolte

Measuring Value & Outcomes, Discussion Panel || Michael Sapienza, Susan Acquisto, Erika Hanson Brown, Lynn Matrisian, Cynthia Heath