MAGIC Update 2017 – March 3rd

The University of Toronto’s  6th Multi-disciplinary Annual GI Cancer Conference (MAGIC),  will take place in Toronto on March 3rd.  The keynote address is on Pancreas Cancer and will be given by Dr Eileen Reilly, prominent GI Medical Oncologist at Memorial Sloan Kettering, NY. Other topics of discussion at the Update will include: Novel Therapeutics and Future Directions for Pancreas Ductal Adenocarcinoma Neuroendocrine Tumors Peptide Receptor Radionuclide Therapy (PRRT) Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) For further information, please check the website:...

Nature Reviews to Publish HCC Manuscript by Toronto Faculty, Dr. Gonzalo Sapisochin

“Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Outcomes and Novel Surgical Approaches” is set for publication in the January 29th edition of Nature Reviews. The article examines how and why liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the best treatment option for patients with early-stage tumours. First author, and former Toronto Fellow, Dr. Gonzalo Sapisochin, worked on the publication with mentor Dr. Jordi Bruix. An advanced on-line preview is available at the following link:...