11th Annual Houston Methodist Cancer Symposium - EXHIBIT REGISTRATION

Houston, TX US
August 11, 2023


You are NOT confirmed to exhibit until you register.

Registration deadline: 


Dear Corporate Partner,

It is our pleasure to invite you to exhibit at our 11th Annual Houston Methodist Cancer Symposium hosted at the Houston Methodist Research Institute on Friday, August 11, 2023. On behalf of our Course Directors, Drs. Shilpan Shah and Eleni Efstathiou and the Office of Continuing Medical Education (CME) we graciously extend the opportunity for you to join us as an exhibitor and/or sponsor!

We estimate that this annual conference will attract approximately 100-150 in-person attendees and virtual attendees – all potential customers for your products and services.

I encourage you to take full advantage of this excellent opportunity to network with your target market as an exhibitor. Exhibiting companies will have the opportunity to share their educational materials and interact with participants.

Due to our limited number of exhibit openings, we hope you will take this opportunity and contact us now to register.

Please feel free to contact jvalencia3@houstonmethodist.org if you have any questions or need additional information.


Shilpan Shah, MD
Assistant Professor, Clinical Medicine in Oncology
Weill Cornell Medical College
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Texas A&M University College of Medicine

Eleni Efstathiou, MD, PhD
Section Chief
of Genitourinary Medical Oncology
Houston Methodist Oncology Partners


Date and Time
Friday, August 11, 2023 | 8:00am – 4:45pm

Exhibit Location
Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Ave.
2nd Floor Pre-Function Space
Houston, TX 77030


  • One 6’ x 3’ table-top exhibit with two chairs
  • Exhibiting companies may send a maximum of two (2) representatives to staff their exhibit table.
  • Recognition in the webpage and activity materials

NOTE: Companies may purchase one exhibit ONLY.

Target Audience

Physician scientists, practicing oncologists, advanced nurse practitioners and physician assistants, oncology nurses, residents, fellows, medical students, allied health personnel and clinical research associates will benefit from this course.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • Discuss the fundamental mechanisms of cellular immunotherapy in hematologic malignancies

  • Describe the approved cell therapy options in hematologic malignancies including CAR-T cell

  • Identify new cellular therapies in the pipeline for these diseases

Course summary
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/11/2023 - 8:00am CDT
Event ends: 
08/11/2023 - 4:45pm CDT
7:30 AMRegistration
8:15 AMWelcome: Announcements and Introductions 
8:30 AMSolid Tumor Keynote: Topic TBDMaha Hussain, MD, FACP, FASCO
9:15 AMQuestion and Answer Session
9:25 AMWhole-Body MRI – Past, Present and FutureNakul Gupta, MD
9:55 AMQuestion and Answer Session
10:00 AMBreak and Exhibits
10:25 AMBiology-Driven De-Escalation of Therapy in HER2+ Breast CancerPolly A. Niravath, MD
10:55 AMQuestion and Answer Session
11:00 AMNovel Epigenetic Markers in Cell-free DNA of CancerZejuan Li, MD, PhD, FACMG
11:30 AMQuestion and Answer Session
11:35 AMLunch Keynote I: Voices Heard: Music Therapy Within OncologySarah Rossi, MM, MT-BC
12:05 PMLunch Keynote II: TBDTBD
12:35 PMLunch and Exhibits
1:00 PMHematology Keynote: Topic TBDJoseph P. McGuirk, DO
1:45 PMQuestion and Answer Session
1:55 PMFrom Bench to Bedside: The History and Progress of CAR T-Cell TherapyBin He, PhD
2:25 PMQuestion and Answer Session
2:30 PMBreak and Exhibits
2:45 PMTumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes (TIL) for CliniciansSiddhartha Ganguly, MD, FACP
3:15 PMQuestion and Answer Session
3:20 PMBreak and Exhibits
3:40 PMAbstract Winner Discussions
4:30 PMQuestion and Answer Session
4:45 PMAdjournment
Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Avenue
John F. Bookout Auditorium, 2nd Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States



We gratefully acknowledge the following companies for supporting our 11th Annual Houston Methodist Cancer Symposium:

Astellas Pharma, Inc.
CTI Biopharma
Janssen Pharmaceuticals
Jazz Pharmaceuticals
Taiho Oncology, Inc.
Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Please login or register to take this course.

Registration Instructions

  • STEP 1 - Select the applicable fee and add to cart to complete the checkout process.
  • STEP 2 - Once registered, on the week of the conference you will receive an email from Jalissa (jvalencia3@houstonmethodist.org) for more details on exhibiting.