The content of this booklet was taken from CancerCare’s two-part Connect Education Workshop 2015 ASCO Highlights series, during which the following leading experts presented:

Al B. Benson, III, MD, FACP, FASCO (Colorectal Cancer), Professor of Medicine, Associate Director for Cooperative Groups, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University

Jeffrey N. Bruce, MD (Brain Cancer), Edgar M. Housepian Professor of Neurological Surgery, Vice Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Co-Director, Brain Tumor Center, Director, Bartoli Brain Tumor Research Laboratory

Gregory A. Daniels, MD, PhD (Melanoma), Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California San Diego, Rebecca and John Moores Cancer Center

Julie R. Gralow, MD (Breast Cancer), Professor, Medical Oncology, Jill Bennett Endowed Professorship in Breast Cancer, University of Washington School of Medicine, Director, Breast Medical Oncology, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Mark G. Kris, MD (Lung Cancer), Attending Physician, Thoracic Oncology Service, The William and Joy Ruane Chair in Thoracic Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

John P. Leonard, MD (Lymphoma), Richard T. Silver Distinguished Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Associate Dean for Clinical Research, Weill Cornell Medical College, Vice Chairman of Medicine for Clinical Research, Associate Director, Cancer Center, Chief, Lymphoma Service, Attending Physician, New York Presbyterian Hospital

Michael J. Mauro, MD (Leukemia), Leader, Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Program, Attending Physician, Leukemia Service, Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Priscilla Merriam, MD ( Sarcoma), Physician, Medical Oncology, Sarcoma and Bone Cancer Treatment Center, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Ruben A. Mesa, MD, FACP (Myeloproliferative Neoplasms), Consultant Hematologist, Mayo Clinic in Arizona Chair, Division of Hematology & Medical Oncology Deputy Director, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

Krzysztof Misiukiewicz, MD, MSCR (Oral, Head, and Neck Cancers), Assistant Professor of Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology, Assistant Professor Otolaryngology, Tisch Cancer Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Mount Sinai Hospital

Edith P. Mitchell, MD, FACP (Clinical Trials), Clinical Professor of Medicine and Medical Oncology Program Leader, Gastrointestinal Oncology Department of Medical Oncology Director, Center to Eliminate Cancer Disparities Associate Director, Diversity Affairs Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson

Eileen M. O'Reilly, MD (Pancreatic Cancer), Associate Director, Clinical Research, David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Cancer, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Carolyn D. Runowicz, MD (Ovarian Cancer), Executive Associate Dean for Medical Affairs, Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Florida International University, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Susan Slovin, MD, PhD (Prostate Cancer), Attending Physician, Genitourinary Oncology Service, Sidney Kimmel Center for Prostate and Urologic Diseases, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Weill College of Cornell University