COA conference attendees select from clinical, business and advocacy tracks to gain updates on evidence-based treatment options, tools for supporting practice operations and channels for advocating for accessible and affordable patient care. Don't miss web2pro Specialty Health and The US Oncology Network thought leaders at the following panel discussions:

Thursday, April 27

  • 7:30 am – 7:55 am “Conference Opening Day 1: Welcome from the Co-Chairs”
    Debra Patt, MD, MPH, MBA, vice president of Public Policy and Academic Affairs at Texas Oncology and chair of The US Oncology Network Pathways Taskforce for Breast Cancer and editor in chief of ASCO’s JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics
  • 3:55 pm – 4:55pm “Novel Therapies in Breast Cancer: HER2 Amplified, ER+, TNBC Disease”
    Joyce O’Shaughnessy, MD, medical oncologist with Texas Oncology and co-chair of Breast Cancer Research for The US Oncology Network

Friday, April 28

  • 7:30 am – 8:00 am “Conference Opening Day 2: Update from the Co-Chairs”
    Debra Patt, MD, MPH, MBA, Vice President, Texas Oncology
  • 8:00 am – 9:00 am “Washington, DC Update: The Latest Legislative Issues Impacting Cancer Care”
    Ben Jones, Vice President of Government Relations & Public Policy, web2pro Specialty Health & The US Oncology Network
  • 9:00 am – 9:45 am “Panel Discussion: How Community Oncology is Fueling the Cancer Moonshot”
    R. Steven Paulson, MD, President, Texas Oncology, a practice in The US Oncology Network and Debra Patt, MD, MPH, MBA, Vice President, Texas Oncology
  • 12:50 pm – 1:35 pm “Quantifying Physician Performance: Defining the Value Equation”
    Lalan Wilfong, MD, medical director of Quality Programs for Texas Oncology and physician champion of Value-Based Care for web2pro Specialty Health

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
201 Waterfront St.
National Harbor, MD