#CGAIGC24

Scientific Program

Legend Scientific Sessions
Industry Symposium
Abstract Sessions
Session Time Sessions
07:00 - 07:45  
08:00 - 08:10 Welcome & Housekeeping
Bryson Katona, CGA-IGC President
08:10 - 09:55

Session I: Genetic Counseling Conumdrums

Moderators: TBA & TBA

Genetic counseling and genetic testing challenges at the end of life, Lisa Madlensky
Q&A
Germline genetic testing and transplant eligibility, Katie Lang
Q&A
Impact and implications of variant reclassification in cancer genetics, Sukh Makhnoon
Q&A
How We Do It - Mainstreaming Genetic Testing for CRC Patients, Ohio State Group

09:55 - 10:15 Break
10:15 - 11:15

Debate: Pancreatic Cancer Early Detection

Debate: BRCA1/2, PALB2, ATM carriers without a family history of pancreatic cacner: To screen or not to screen the pancreas?

Moderators: TBA & TBA

Yes, Aimee Lucas
No, Randy Brand
Rebuttals and Q&A

11:15 - 12:15

Named Lecture: Lemuel Herrera Lecture

Moderator: TBA & TBA

Introduction, TBA
Diversity in Genetic Counseling, Erica Ramos
Q&A
Reflections From A Patient And Research Advocate, Wenora Johnson
Q&A

12:15 - 13:45 LUNCH BREAK
13:45 - 15:15

Presidential Plenary I

Moderators: Peter Stanich & Bryson Katona

Abstract 1
Abstract 2
Abstract 3
Abstract 4
Abstract 5
Abstract 6

15:15 - 16:00 PM Break
16:00 - 17:00

Named Lecture: Henry Lynch Lecture

Moderators: TBA & TBA

Introduction, Jacquelyn Powers
Cancer risk management and interception opportunities in BRCA1/2 carriers, Susan Domchek
Q&A
TBA

17:00- 18:00

Hereditary Live

Moderator: TBA

18:00 - 19:00 Poster Session 1
20:00 - 22:30 Social Session
Session Time Sessions
07:00 - 07:45 Sponsored Breakfast
12:30 - 13:30 Sponsored Breakfast
15:25 - 15:55

CCARE Lynch Poster Walk
Moderators: Rick Boland & Heather Hampel

Session Time Sessions
07:00 - 07:45  
08:00 - 08:10 Welcome & Housekeeping
Bryson Katona, CGA-IGC President
08:10 - 09:40

Session II: Lynch syndrome

Moderators:TBA & TBA

Gynecologic controversies in Lynch syndrome: utility of screening, contraceptive use, and surgical timing and extent, Lee-May Chen
Q&A
Extended colectomy is the preferred surgical approach in Lynch syndrome, Jose Guillem
Segmental colectomy is the preferred surgical approach in Lynch syndrome, Carlos Vaccaro
Rebuttals and Q&A

09:40 - 10:00 AM Break
10:00 - 10:45

Named Lecture: Jeremy Jass Lecture

Moderators: TBA & TBA

Introduction, TBA
25 years of CDH1: history, current controversies, and future opportunities, Jeremy Davis
Q&A

10:45 - 12:30

Session III: International Updates

Moderators: TBA & TBA

Updates from the 2024 IGCLC Meeting, Carla Oliveira, Portugal
Q&A
Updates from the 2024 Insight Annual Meeting, Francesc Balaguer, Spain
Q&A
How We Do It - Province-wide ascertainment of Lynch syndrome, Manitoba Group

12:00 - 13:20 LUNCH BREAK
13:20 - 14:50

Presidential Plenary II

Moderators: Bryson Katona & Beth Dudley

Abstract 1
Abstract 2
Abstract 3
Abstract 4
Abstract 5
Abstract 6

14:50 - 15:10 PM Break
15:10 - 16:55

Session IV: Polyposis

Moderators: TBA & TBA

Juvenile polyposis syndrome with and without a driver gene mutation: Same syndrome different phenotypes or different syndromes?, Suzanne MacFarland
Q&A
Thyroid cancer risk and surveillance across hereditary polyposis syndromes, Steven Waguespack
Q&A
Emerging polyposis syndromes: risks and management both within and outside the colon, Melyssa Aronson
Q&A
How-We-Do-It: Management of complex upper gastrointestinal lesions in FAP: selection, technical considerations, benefits, and limitations, Cleveland Clinic Group

17:00 - 18:00

Jeopardy

Moderators: TBA & TBA

18:00 - 19:00 Poster Session 2
Session Time Sessions
07:00 - 07:45 Sponsored Breakfast
12:10 - 13:10 Sponsored Breakfast
Session Time Sessions
07:00 - 07:45  
08:00 - 08:10 Welcome & Housekeeping
Bryson Katona, CGA-IGC President
08:10 - 10:10

Session V: Hot Topics in Hereditary GI Cancer

Moderators: TBA & TBA

Hepatobiliary cancers: germline genetic associations and when to test, Kirk Wangensteen
Q&A
Gastrointestinal cancer risks and management in Li-Fraumeni syndrome, Kara Maxwell
Q&A
Care for transgender individuals with a hereditary GI cancer Syndrome, Rachel Hodan
Q&A
Genetic discrimination: Updates and implications for genetic counseling, Jennifer Wagner
Q&A

10:10 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 11:30

Session VI: Pancreatic Cancer Early Detection

Moderators: TBA & TBA

MRI for pancreatic cancer screening: pros, cons, and other considerations, TBA
Q&A
Blood-based tests for pancreatic cancer screening in high-risk individuals: What should be used and how?, Fay Kastrinos
Q&A

11:30 - 12:15

Named Lecture: Bert Vogelstein Lecture

Moderators: TBA & TBA

Introduction, TBA
Non-invasive colorectal cancer screening and the potential application to hereditary GI cancer syndromes, Aasma Shaukat
Q&A

12:15 - 13:45 LUNCH BREAK
13:45 - 15:15

Presidential Plenary III

Moderators: Beth Dudley & TBA

Abstract 1
Abstract 2
Abstract 3
Abstract 4
Abstract 5
Abstract 6

15:15 - 16:15

CGA-IGC Business Meeting & Presidential Transition

Bryson Katona & Michael Hall
Post Meeting Wrap Up
Beth Dudley

Session Time Sessions
07:00 - 07:45 Sponsored Breakfast
12:30 - 13:30 Sponsored Breakfast