About the conference






         Khon Kaen University would like to welcome all participants to attend “the International Conference on Head and Neck Oncology: An Update on Interdisciplinary Approaches” which will be held during November 7th – 8th, 2019 in Khon Kaen, Thailand at Mor-Din-Daeng Conference Hall, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University (KKU).

        This conference, with the theme of “An Update on Interdisciplinary Approaches”, highlights the vital role of interdisciplinary management in the improvement of treatment outcome for patients with head and neck cancer. In addition, this conference will provide the most up to date information about current concepts in advanced head and neck reconstruction, novel technologies for diagnosis and treatment of head and neck cancer as well as approaches and future trends in head and neck oncology.

        An excellent platform for all participants to meet and create a network with your colleague as an interdisciplinary team will be provided in this conference through various lectures and symposiums. Participants will have the opportunity to share their knowledge with world-renowned speakers from Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA as well as with experts from the Netherlands, Indonesia, Philippines and Thailand.

        We are confident that this upcoming conference will provide all participants an extraordinary personal and professional experiences and we eagerly look forward to welcoming you in Khon Kaen.

Speakers

Dr. Lori J. Wirth, MD



Keynote Speaker
Topic:
How interdisciplinary management improves outcomes in head and neck cancer
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Dr. Derrick T. Lin, MD, FACS



Invited Speaker
Topic:
Current concepts in advanced head and neck reconstruction
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Dr. Maria J. Troulis, DDS, MS

•	Chief, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery  •	Massachusetts General Hospital  •	Harvard School of Dental Medicine, USA

Invited Speaker
Topic:
Genetics defines the tumor: CCOC and HCCC are the same
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Dr. James F. McIntyre, MD

Chief, Radiation Oncology,  Massachusetts General Hospital/North Shore Cancer Center  Harvard Medical School, USA

Invited Speaker
Topic:
The role of radiotherapy in the management of HPV negative and HPV positive oropharyngeal cancers
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Dr. William C. Faquin, MD, PhD

•	Director of Head and Neck Pathology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary  •	Divisions of Head and Neck Pathology & Cytopathology  •	Massachusetts General Hospital  •	Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, USA

Invited Speaker
Topic:
Advances in the use of molecular and immunohistochemical testing for head and neck cancer
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Asst. Prof. Aumkhae Sookprasert, MD



Invited Speaker
Topic:
The role of systemic therapy in head and neck cancer”
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Asst. Prof. Patravoot Vatanasapt, MD, MS

ผศ. นพ. ภัทรวุฒิ วัฒนศัพท์  Asst. Prof. Patravoot Vatanasapt, MD, MS  Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine,  Khon Kaen University

Invited Speaker
Topic:
Interdisciplinary head and neck cancer team at Khon Kaen University.
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Asst. Prof. Palakorn Surakunprapha, MD



Invited Speaker
Topic:
Interdisciplinary head and neck cancer team at Khon Kaen University.
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Dr. Suthin Jinaporntham, DDS, MD, Dr. med.



Invited Speaker
Topic:
Interdisciplinary head and neck cancer team at Khon Kaen University.
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Prof.Marlinda Adham, MD, PhD



Invited Speaker
Topic:
Symposium: Case-Based Approaches in Oncology
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Prof.Cees A. Meeuwis, MD, PhD



Invited Speaker
Topic:
Symposium: Case-Based Approaches in Oncology
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Prof.Alfredo Pontejos, MD, PhD



Invited Speaker
Topic:
Symposium: Case-Based Approaches in Oncology
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Contact us
Khon Kaen University
Tel: +66-4-320-2405 ext. 45123, +66-9-9025-2220
Email: hnoconf@kku.ac.th

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