Inaugural Meeting on Advances in Myeloma Precursor Conditions
in the 21st Century

20th August 2020

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute are pleased to invite you to the inaugural meeting on Advances in Myeloma Precursor Conditions in the 21st Century, taking place on 20th August 2020.

VJHemOnc are official media partners for the meeting, bringing you exclusive coverage of all sessions & panel discussions.

Scientific Committee Chairs:
Irene Ghobrial (Co-Lead) USA, Maria-Victoria Mateos (Co-Lead) Spain, Nikhil Munshi USA, Daniel Auclair USA.

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM:

8.30AM WELCOME & INTRODUCTION – Meeting Co-chairs
8.35AM Unanswered questions and what is needed over the next 5 years (M. Mateos, I. Ghobrial)

9:00AM TOWARD A BETTER PROGNOSTICATION  (Chairs: K. Anderson, other to be announced)

CLINICAL ASPECTS
9:00AM History of MGUS and SMM and prognostic markers (R. Fonseca)
9:15AM Clinical prognostic factors (J. San Miguel)

GENOMICS of SMM
9:30AM Genomic markers using WGS (N. Bolli)
9:45AM Genomic Markers using WES (M. Bustoros/R. Sklavenitis Pistofidis)
10:00AM Molecular timing of initiation: (O. Landgren/F. Maura)

IMMUNE MICROENVIRONMENT of SMM
10:15AM Modeling the immune system in SMM (M. Dhodapkar)
10:30AM Single-cell RNA sequencing of SMM (G. Getz/ N. Haradhvala)
10:45AM Immune profiling in MGUS and SMM (B. Paiva)

11:00AM BREAK

11:10AM PANEL DISCUSSION
Moderator: D. Auclair,
Panel: I. Ghobrial, B. Paiva, M. Dhodapkar, O, Landgren, S. Kumar, N. Munshi, S. Manier, A. Raval, A. Palumbo, others to be announced

11:55AM Interactive poll on their phones/devices

TRIALS AND ENDPOINTS (Working lunch)
12:00PM  Innovative endpoints for MM trials (N. Gormley)
12:15PM Phase III trials of SMM (S. Lonial)
12:30PM Antibodies
12:45PM Current ongoing studies of a potential cure for SMM (S. Kumar)
1:00PM Ongoing studies of 3 drug combinations (O. Nadeem)

1:15PM BREAK

1:25PM PANEL DISCUSSION
Moderator: N. Munshi
Panel: M. Mateos, S. Kumar, S. Lonial, F. Gay, C. Tendler, A. Agarwal, T. Facon, S. Noga, others to be announced.

2:10PM Interactive poll on their phones/devices

2:15PM MEETING RECOMMENDATIONS AND NEXT STEPS

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