SSO 2023 International Conference on Surgical Cancer Care Presenters

The Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) is holding its annual International Conference on Surgical Cancer Care in Boston on March 22-25.

Several leaders in surgical oncology from Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center will present their latest research and clinical advancements in breast cancer, colorectal cancer, melanoma, sarcoma, and more.

Oral Presentations

Lily Saadat, MD

37: Hepatic Artery Infusion Chemotherapy compared to Y90 for Treatment of Unresectable Colorectal Liver Metastases: A Multi-Institutional Comparative Study

Thursday, March 23, 10:16A

Location: Ballroom B

James Yoo, MD

Surveillance and Treatment of Anal Dysplasia

Friday, March 24, 1:15P

Location: SSO HUB Theater

Charles Yoon, PhD, MD

54: Adjuvant Pembrolizumab in Stage II Melanoma: Outcomes by Tumor Location in the Phase 3 KEYNOTE-716 Study

Friday, March 24, 1:49P

Location: Veterans Memorial Auditorium  


Nelya Melnitchouk, MD, MSc

Moderator: Colorectal Poster Presentations 1

Thursday, March 23, 9A

Location: SSO HUB Pan-Tumor Zone

Chandrajit Raut, MD, MS

Moderator: Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for Soft Tissue Sarcomas: A Patient-Centric Approach

Friday, March 24, 4:30P

Location: Ballroom A

ePoster Abstracts

Megan Sulciner, MD

  1. E167: Impact of Tumor Downstaging after Neoadjuvant Treatment on Overall Survival Among Patients with Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma: National Cancer Database Analysis

Division of Breast Surgery

Oral Presentations

Laura Dominici, MD

Peerview: Navigating Complex Decisions at the Intersection of Local and Systemic Management of Early Breast Cancer

Thursday, March 23, 7:00P

Location: Room 304

Charity Glass

2: Racial disparities in locoregional recurrence in patients with stage I-III, hormone receptor positive breast cancer enrolled in the NSABP B-42 trial

Friday, March 24, 1:37P

Location: Veterans Memorial Auditorium

Robert Pride

9: Breast cancer-related lymphedema and its relationship to major landmark trials in surgical oncology and radiation oncology

Friday, March 24, 5:21P

Location: Veterans Memorial Auditorium


Tari King, MD

Moderator: Breast Great Debate: The Surgeon’s Role in Locoregional Management of Stage IV Breast Cancer

Thursday, March 23, 10:15A

Location: Veterans Memorial Auditorium

Christina Minami, MD, MS

Moderator: Breast Poster Presentations 2

Thursday, March 23, 2:45P

Location: SSO HUB: Breast and Endocrine Zone

Ko-Un Clara Park, MD  

Moderator: De-Escalation of Breast Surgery

Thursday, March 23, 3:30P

Location: Ballroom B

Moderator: Strategies for Management of Lymphedema

Friday, March 24, 9:45A

Location: SSO HUB

ePoster Abstracts

Olga Kantor, MD MS

  1. E73: Racial and ethnic disparities in outcomes after breast conserving therapy and endocrine therapy for DCIS: A post-hoc analysis of the NSABP B-35 clinical trial

Olivia Lynch, MD, MPH

  1. E40: Breast Radial Scars: Is Excision Required?

Tessa Higgins, BA

  1. E33: Defining the Biology of Estrogen Receptor-Low Positive Breast Cancer