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Virtual Patient Symposium

The KCA’s annual Virtual Patient Symposium is an opportunity for patients and caregivers to learn about kidney cancer from medical professionals and fellow patients, caregivers, and survivors. This event is FREE and open to anyone.

Time: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM ET

Registration is now open!


11:00 – 11:10 AM ETWelcome
11:10 – 11:35 AM ETKidneys and Kidney Cancer 101Amy Luckenbaugh, MD
11:35 – 12:05 PM ETUnderstanding Your Pathology ReportCody Craig, MD
12:05 – 12:15 PM ET Break
12:15 – 12:45 PM ET Updates in the Management of Advanced Kidney CancerDaniel George, MD
12:45 – 1:40 PM ETHow Doctors Decide How To Treat Your CancerStephanie Berg, DO
Jennifer Gordetsky, MD
Eric Jonasch, MD
Amy Luckenbaugh, MD
Alexandra Sanders, MSN, RN, OCN
Eric Singer, MD, MS
Julia Stevens, PharmD, BCOP
Chad Tang, MD
1:40 – 2:00 PM ETBreak
2:00 – 2:30 PM ETNutrition for Kidney CancerRay Palko, MS, RD
2:30 – 3:15 PM ETPalliative, Hospice, and End-of-Life Decisions: Reframing the DiscussionMartha Twaddle, MD
3:15 – 3:55 PM ETLiving with Kidney CancerKatie Coleman
John Ferrell
Vineeta Hiranandani
Ritchie Johnson
3:55 – 4:00 PM ETClosing

Thank you to Our 2023 Virtual Patients Symposium Sponsors!




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All of the KCA’s Virtual Patient Symposium sessions are recorded and free to view on demand.