GEIS XVI INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

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The GEIS XVI International Symposium will be held in Seville (Spain) on October 5th and 6th.

The previous day, on October 4th, GEIS General Assembly took place.

On October, 5th international speakers delivered very interesting lectures, such as:

GIST. Jonathan Trent, Silvester Cancer Center University of Miami, Miami (USA)

Immunotherapy. Robert Maki, Hofstra-Northwell and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York (USA)

Rhabdomyosarcoma landscape after first line. Shreyas Patel, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston (USA)

Scientific perspectives of olaratumab beyond the approved indication. William Tap, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York (USA)

 - Angiosarcoma: Systemic treatment spectrum. Robin Jones, The Royal Marsden, London (United Kingdom)

On October, 6th monographic workshops focused on different areas (Oncology, Orthopedic Surgery, etc.).

Authorized presentations are available hereby, in pdf format. 

 
INTRODUCTION
Javier Martín-Broto | Hospital Univ. Virgen del Rocío, Sevilla
Isidro Gracia | Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona
 
SESSION 1. WHAT HAVE OUR INVESTIGATORS BEEN DOING THIS YEAR?
Chairs: Javier Martínez Trufero | Hospital Univ. Miguel Servet, Zaragoza
Enrique de Álava | Hospital Univ. Virgen del Rocío, Seville
FMPJC Grant 2018
IVÁN PÉREZ Grant 2018
Fundación VyDA Grant 2018
BUESA Grant 2016
BUESA Grant 2016
BUESA Grant: New Awards 2018
 
SESSION 2. FOCUSING ON ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY
Chairs: José Manuel Hernández Beneit | Hospital Univ. Virgen del Rocío, Seville
Rosa Álvarez | Hospital General Univ. Gregorio Marañón, Madrid
Extent of surgery in Ewing sarcoma: Pre or post treatment planification
Ferran Torner | Hospital Sant Joan de Deu, Esplugues de Llobregat (Barcelona)
Looking for the limit of limb sparing in pelvic bone sarcomas
Isidro Gracia | Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona
Mistakes in imaging of a bone tumor
Daniel Vanel | Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bolonia, Italy
A good friend: Indications for plastic surgery in limb sarcomas
Iván Monge | Hospital Univ. Son Espases, Palma de Mallorca
Discussion
 
 
SESSION 3SARCOMA SUBTYPE HIGHLIGHTED: ESS
Chairs: Isabel Sevilla | Hospital Univ. Virgen de la Victoria, Málaga
Andrés Poveda | Initia Oncología, Hospital Quironsalud, Valencia
 
 
SESSION 4. LET’S IMPROVE: ADVANCES IN…
Chairs: Antonio López Pousa | Hospital de la Santa Creu i San Pau, Barcelona
Xavier García del Muro | Institut Català d’Oncologia, Barcelona
 
SESSION 5. CHALLENGING ISSUES
Chairs: Josefina Cruz | Hospital Univ. de Canarias, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Claudia Valverde | Hospital Univ. Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona
Rhabdomyosarcoma landscape after first line
Shreyas Patel | The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston (USA)
Angiosarcoma: Systemic treatment spectrum
Robin Jones | The Royal Marsden Hospital, London (United Kingdom)
Scientific perspectives of olaratumab beyond the approved indication
William Tap | Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York (USA)
Discussion
 
SESSION 6. MTD APPROACH IN CLINICAL CASES
2 cases and MTD discussion
MTD contest: presented by Alessandro Gronchi, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan (Italy)
 
SESSION 7. PATIENTS ASSOCIATIONS
Chair: Virginia Martínez | Hospital Univ. La Paz, Madrid
FMPJC
AEAS

Colectivo GIST
Fundación VyDA
Fundación Iván Pérez

FINAL COMMENTS
 
MEET THE PROFFESOR & WORKSHOPS

Pathology
Enrique de Álava | Hospital Univ. Virgen del Rocío, Seville
Cleofé Romagosa | Hospital Univ. Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona
Empar Mayordomo | Hospital Univ. i Politècnic La Fe, Valencia
David Marcilla | Hospital Univ. Virgen del Rocío, Seville
 • Integration of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) in the diagnosis of sarcoma
 • Differential diagnostic of myxoid lessions
 • Difficult cases in osteoarticular pathology
 
Orthopedic surgery
José A. Calvo | Hospital General Univ. Gregorio Marañón, Madrid
Roberto Vélez | Hospital Univ. Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona
• 3D printing in the surgical planning in sarcomas
• The role of surgical navigation
 
Radiology
Daniel Bernabéu | Radiology. Hospital Univ. La Paz, Madrid
Javier Orcajo | Nuclear Medicine. Hospital General Univ. Gregorio Marañón, Madrid
• Standardizing the image handling in response criteria evaluation
• New trends in response evaluation with hybrid imaging PET/CT
 
Radiation therapy
Raquel Correa | Hospital Clínico Univ. Virgen de la Victoria, Málaga
Josep Isern | Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona
• Protons: optimizing their use in sarcoma
• Issues regarding fractioning
 
Oncology
Antonio Casado | Hospital Clínico San Carlos, Madrid
Robert Maki | Hofstra-Northwell and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York, USA
Virginia Martínez | Hospital Univ. La Paz, Madrid
Silvia Stacchiotti | Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
• Rare sarcoma management
 
Compartment surgery in retroperitoneal sarcomas
Vicenç Artigas | Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona
Juan Ángel Fernández | Hospital Univ. Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia
• Clinical cases discussion and review of available bibliography