AMC One Health Conference

2016 Conference Information

AMC One Health ConferenceAnimal Medical Center’s Annual One Health Conference: 
Connecting Human and Veterinary Medicine, A Comparative Approach to Endocrine Disease

Saturday, November 5, 2016
8am – 4pm
Weill Cornell Medical College
Belfer Research Building
413 East 69th Street
NYC

Questions? Email tanesha.jackson@amcny.org

2016 Conference Schedule

  • 8:00 am – 9:00 am REGISTRATION
  • 9:00 am – 9:10 am Welcome with Dr. Richard Goldstein, Chief Medical Officer, AMC
  • 9:10 am – 9:45 am Keynote address with Dr. Richard Goldstein, “Companion Animals: A Naturally Occurring Model for Human Disease
  • 9:45 am – 10:30 am Hyperthyroidism with Dr. Mark Peterson, Animal Endocrine Clinic, and Dr. Susana Ebner, Columbia University Medical Center
  • 10:30 am – 10:45 am BREAK
  • 10:45 am – 11:30 am Hypothyroidism with Dr. Dennis Slade, AMC, and Dr. James Hurley, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • 11:30 am – 12:15 pm Diabetes Mellitus Type II with Dr. Beth Appleman, AMC, and Dr. Felicia Mendelsohn Curanaj, NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm LUNCH
  • 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm Acromegaly with Dr. Carly Bloom, AMC, and Dr. Georgiana Dobri, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • 1:45 pm – 2:30 pm Hyperaldosteronism with Dr. Doug Palma, AMC, and Dr. Mark Pecker, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm BREAK
  • 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm Thyroid Cancer with Dr. Nicole Leibman, AMC, and Dr. Aviram Mizrachi, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Closing remarks with Dr. Julianne Imperato-McGinley, Weill Cornell Medical College

This conference is held in partnership with the Clinical and Translational Science Center at Weill Cornell Medical College.

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2015 Conference Information

Animal Medical Center’s Inaugural One Health Conference:
Connecting Human and Veterinary Medicine, A Comparative Approach to Cancer Care, was held on October 3, 2015. Watch highlights from this event:

Topics Included:

  • One Health Oncology: Building the Toolbox for the Continuum of Cancer Care
  • Human and Feline Breast Cancer, New Concepts
  • Endoscopic Assisted Removal of Brain Tumors in Dogs
  • Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Removal of Pituitary Tumors
  • When is More Better? Beyond CHOP for Lymphoma in Humans and Pet Dogs
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery: Historical Development and Modern Applications
  • Interventional Oncology: New Advances in Regional Tumor Therapy
  • Image Guided Interventions in Oncology
  • Novel Pain Therapies: Current and Future Applications
  • Immunotherapy and the Veterinary Patient – The Melanoma Vaccine
  • Emerging Concepts in Immunotherapy of Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma: Children’s Oncology Group Clinical Trials
  • Seeking Meaningful Results in the Treatment of Canine Osteosarcoma

Speakers:

  • Dr. Rod Page, Flint Animal Cancer Center at Colorado State University
  • Dr. Larry Norton, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Dr. Theodore Schwartz, Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center
  • Dr. Kristy Richards,  Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine/Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Dr. Nicholas Sanfilippo, NYU Langone Medical Center
  • Dr. Stephen Solomon, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Dr. Michael Weinberger,  NewYork Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Dr. Neil Segal, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Dr. Rich Gorlick, The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
  • Dr. William Dernell, Washington State University School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Dr. Richard Goldstein,  Animal Medical Center
  • Dr. Nicole Leibman, Animal Medical Center
  • Dr. John McCue, Animal Medical Center
  • Dr. Ann Hohenhaus, Animal Medical Center
  • Dr. Rachel St-Vincent, Animal Medical Center
  • Dr. Chick Weisse, Animal Medical Center
  • Dr. Berit Fischer, Animal Medical Center
  • Dr. Maria Camps, Animal Medical Center