PRIMO Honors the 2017 Women in Oncology Award Winners

The winners of the 2017 Women in Oncology Award were announced at the 2nd Annual Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) Meeting. The awards were Introduced by Charles Balch, MD, PhD(hc), of the MD Anderson Cancer Center, and presented by meeting Co-chairs Julie Brahmer, MD, MSc, of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Julie … Continued

PRIMO 2017 – Day Two Recap and Highlights

Rain showers rolled through, but the discussion was bright inside the general session room on day two of the 2nd Annual Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) Meeting. The second day of sessions kicked off with the presentation of the 2017 Women in Oncology Awards – awards given to women in the areas … Continued

PRIMO 2017 – Day One Recap and Highlights

The sun peaked out of the clouds as the final discussion concluded day one of the 2nd Annual Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) Meeting – a day filled with engaging dialogue between faculty and attendees. Day one saw lively discourse covering the topics of melanoma, head and neck cancer, lung cancer, and … Continued

Agenda Finalized for 2nd Annual PRIMO Meeting

The agenda is set and finalized for the 2nd Annual Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) Meeting in Maui. From February 9 – 12, 2017, talks will be held regarding melanoma, lung cancer, breast cancer, head and neck cancer, as well as gastrointestinal, genitourinary, and hematologic malignancies. Presentations will also cover “Practical Considerations”, … Continued

PRIMO Preview: The 2nd Annual PRIMO Meeting

With a little less than a month to go until the 2nd Annual Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) Meeting, we’d like to give a look ahead of what you can expect to see in Maui. The meeting kicks off with the opening reception. Surrounded by a Maui sunset with refreshing, mild Hawaiian air, … Continued

Two Faculty Added to Annual PRIMO Meeting

Two additional faculty members have been added to the 2nd Annual PRIMO meeting this upcoming February in Maui, HI. They are:   Mazyar Shadman, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Medical Oncology Division, University of Washington School of Medicine; Assistant Member, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington.   Kit Wong, MD, Assistant Professor, … Continued

Final Faculty Set for 2nd Annual PRIMO Meeting

The final faculty is set for the 2nd Annual Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) Meeting this upcoming February in Maui. 2017’s faculty features both returning and new faces, all of whom are top experts in their respective fields. Your official faculty of the 2nd Annual PRIMO Meeting are: Co-chairs Julie R. Brahmer, … Continued

Ariad Joins PRIMO as a Gold Sponsor

Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) is excited to announce Ariad Pharmaceuticals as a Gold Sponsor for the upcoming 2nd Annual PRIMO Meeting in Maui, HI. Ariad, founded in 1991 in Cambridge, MA, is a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of targeted therapies for various types of cancer. Currently, Ariad … Continued

Janssen and AbbVie Join PRIMO as Sponsors

Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) is happy to announce Janssen Pharmaceuticals and AbbVie Inc. as sponsors of the 2017 Annual PRIMO Meeting, taking place this upcoming February in Maui, HI. AbbVie joins PRIMO as a Silver Sponsor, and Janssen will be a Gold Sponsor. Janssen Pharmaceuticals was founded in 1953 by Paul … Continued

Additional Faculty Announced for 2017 Annual PRIMO Meeting

Practical Recommendations in Immuno and Molecular Oncology (PRIMO) is excited to announce additional faculty for the 2017 Annual PRIMO Meeting in Maui from February 9-12. Those below will join the already stellar faculty announced earlier this year.   New faculty for the Annual PRIMO Meeting: Farrukh T. Awan, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, … Continued