Best of the 18th WCLC - San Francisco

Sat Nov 11
InterContinental San Francisco
08:00 AM
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The Best of 18th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) San Francisco 2017 
The Best of WCLC - San Francisco, now in its fourth year, is a one-day Continuing Medical Education (CME) conference, held on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at the InterContinental San Francisco, 888 Howard Street. This conference will summarize the latest important findings from the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer's (IASLC) 18th WCLC held on Oct 15-18, 2017 in Yokohama, Japan. The Best of WCLC will highlight the most significant advances in the treatment of lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies for those unable to attend the 18th WCLC in Japan. 
Co-chairs: David R. Gandara, MD - UC Davis; David Jablons, MD - UCSF; Heather Wakelee, MD - Stanford University
The Best of WCLC-San Francisco's faculty consists of regional thoracic oncology experts from UC Davis, UCSF and Stanford.
CME/CE: Earn up to 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits for MDs and DOs. 
Program: The Best of WCLC is an educational initiative of IASLC to engage practitioners and researchers who are interested in the latest summaries of key findings from the 18th WCLC. 
Sessions will include: I) Screening/Prevention/Early Stage Lung Cancer; II) Locally Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer/ Pathology & Biology III) Systemic Treatment for Advanced Stage Non-small Cell Lung Cancer: and IV) Small Cell, Mesothelioma and Thymoma. 

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Public transportation or Uber is encouraged. Valet parking is offered by the InterContinental San Francisco for a cost of $64.98 USD.
What can I bring into the event?
No need to bring your printed ticket or confirmation email. You will be checked-in by a printed attendee list before the conference. Please plan to arrive early for conference check-in, enjoy a continental breakfast and visit exhibitor tables of our sponsors.
No need to bring food. Meals and beverages are provided with conference registration. A continental breakfast is available  by 7:00 AM. A buffet lunch is provided at 12:00 PM. Gluten-free and vegetarian options are included. Coffee and edibles are available throughout the duration of the conference.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please call (916) 734-8452 with any questions or concerns regarding the Best of WCLC San Francisco.
What's the refund policy?
The last day for a registration cancellation refund is Oct 27, 2017. If this presents a hardship, please contact (916) 734-8452.


  1. InterContinental San Francisco
    888 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA

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