Patient Summits

CRI Immunotherapy Patient Summits

The Cancer Research Institute’s Patient Immunotherapy Summit is a free on-demand event that connects cancer patients and caregivers with scientific and medical experts to learn about emerging breakthroughs in cancer immunotherapy and clinical trials.

We offer summits in both English and Spanish to reach communities in the language that is most accessible to them and close the information gap. This year’s English-language summit featured informative and vital topics such as:

  • Immunotherapy 101
  • Patients’ Stories
  • Breast, lung, ovarian, and pancreatic cancer experts
  • Topics and trends in cancer immunotherapy

If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected].

What happens at a Virtual Summit?

The CRI Patient Immunotherapy Summit offers attendees access to the following:

  • An overview of the immune system and the fundamentals of immunotherapy
  • Interactive cancer-specific breakout sessions with leading experts, including bladder cancer, breast cancer, lung cancer, melanoma, and prostate cancer
  • An overview of cancer immunotherapy clinical trials and how to access them
  • A panel featuring patients treated with immunotherapy
  • Virtual, confidential, one-on-one clinical trial navigator appointments

What will I learn?

You will be guided through the basics of immunotherapy and the latest research, get a better understanding of clinical trials and whether they are a good option for you or a loved one, and gain perspective from other patients treated with immunotherapy.

Should I attend?

People of all ages and with any type of cancer can learn from this Virtual Summit. Caregivers, friends, family, and patient advocates will also find this program helpful.

Thank you

Thank you to our sponsors for providing generous funding to support this program. Thank you also to our educational partners and community champions who have shared this resource with their communities.

Previous summits:

Summit Series

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Virtual Summit 2022
Virtual Summit 2022 in Espanol

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