Highlights in Oncology Denver

Highlights in Oncology - Denver

September 7, 2019


September 7, 2019

Sheraton Denver
Tech Center

17007 S Clinton St
Greenwood Village, CO 80112

Highlights in Oncology is a 1-day conference designed to provide hematologists/oncologists a forum to share and discuss the latest clinical information from this year’s major hematology and oncology society congresses. This conference is planned with and for hematologists/oncologists and is a collaborative effort among clinicians from key organizations within the Denver metropolitan area including University of Colorado, National Jewish Health, SCL Health, and Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers.

Highlights in Oncology offers a unique opportunity for oncology clinicians in the community to collaborate, learn from each other and national faculty, and share best practices on a host of clinical issues in hematology/oncology.


Early Registration
(deadline August 7, 2019)

General Registration










 Students & Fellows*

Free ($0)


*Student is defined as currently enrolled in an advanced learning institution and/or studying in order to enter a particular profession. If you would like to attend as a Student, please contact info@horizoncme.com for further information.

Intended Learners
This CME initiative was designed for Oncologists and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients with cancer. 


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Cancellation Policy: Fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.


Please note: times are subject to change. Please check the Event Dashboard for the most current version of the agenda upon arriving at the conference.

Saturday, September 7, 2019


Registration Opens & Breakfast Available in Exhibit Hall


Welcome & Introductions


GI: Colorectal and Non-colorectal 
» Wells Messersmith, MD, FACP (University of Colorado Cancer Center)


Hematologic Malignancies: Myeloma, Lymphoma, Leukemia 
» Christopher B. Benton, MD (MD Anderson)


Break -  Refreshments in Exhibit Hall


Head and Neck
» Jochen H. Lorch, MD (Dana Farber Cancer Institute)

11:20am Lung
» Jose Pacheco, MD (University of Colorado Anschutz Cancer Center)


Buffet Lunch & Non-CE Symposium


Dessert Break in Exhibit Hall


Gynecologic Malignancies
» Joyce Liu, MD (Dana Farber Cancer Institute)


» Theresa Medina, MD (University of Colorado)


Break -  Refreshments in Exhibit Hall


» Karen Lisa Smith, MD, MPH (John Hopkins Breast Cancer Program)

4:50pm Genitourinary
» Bradley Carthon, MD (Emory University)

5:50pm - 6:30pm

Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall

CE Information

This activity has been submitted to the Washington State Pharmacy Association for approval to award up to 8.0 credit hours. Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited as an approver of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation through the joint providership of the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation and Horizon CME. 

The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Upon completion, NPs and RNs will be awarded up to 8 contact hours. 

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the providership of Horizon CME. Horizon CME is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
Horizon CME designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

How to obtain credit for attendance (eligibility requirement and process for obtaining certificate)
To receive documentation of credit, participants must:

  1. Attend the educational activity
  2. Complete the online evaluation form


We want to ensure that your time at Highlights in Oncology is convenient and memorable. Staying at our host hotel provides a hassle-free experience and puts you at the heart of the activity surrounding the conference.

Sheraton Denver Tech Center
7007 S Clinton St
Greenwood Village, CO 80112

To make hotel reservations at the venue and receive the special discounted rate, call 303-799-6200 and request the group rate for "Highlights in Oncology".

The deadline to reserve with the group rate is August 15, 2019. Rates are subject to availability - space is limited, so be sure to reserve early.

Course starts in 2 months

Base Price $80.00