The New York State Cellular Therapy Consortium

Hosted by Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center 

Thursday, May 25, 2023
6-8 p.m.

Register today

This is a clinically oriented educational program intended for hematologists, oncologists, pharmacists, pathologists, and other healthcare professionals that may diagnose, treat, or manage patients with cancer. The goal is to educate participants about new cellular therapies, both those that are currently available and those that are set to become available in the near future.

Target audience

Hematologists, oncologists, pharmacists, pathologists and other cancer health care professionals, including PAs, NPs, and RNs.

Join us in person for a plated dinner at Jazzboline Restaurant, or attend virtually, from the comfort of your home. In-person attendance is limited and expected to fill up quickly. Don’t delay, register today!

Educational goals

  • Learn about the latest research and clinical advances in cellular therapy, including new treatments and techniques.
  • Explore the safety and efficacy of cellular therapy for different types of cancer.
  • Gain insights into the practical aspects of implementing cellular therapy in clinical practice, including patient management, monitoring, and follow-up.
  • Identify appropriate candidates for cellular therapy treatment.
  • Develop an appreciation for the interdisciplinary nature of cellular therapy and its potential to transform patient care.

Registration fees

In-person registration is now closed. Registration for the virtual option will remain open until 9 a.m., Thursday, May 25.

In-person, including plated dinner — $25.00 
Virtual option — Complimentary

Onsite registration is not available.

Register here

Thursday, May 25, 2023, 6-8 p.m.

Jazzboline Restaurant
5010 Main Street
Amherst, NY 14226

Roswell Park Speakers

Renier Brentjens, MD PhD
Deputy Director
Chair, Department of Medicine
Katherine Anne Gioia Endowed Chair of Cancer Medicine
Igor Puzanov, MD, MSCI, FACP
Chief of Melanoma
Director of Center for Early Phase Clinical Trials
Judith and Stanford Lipsey Endowed Chair in Clinical Cancer Research
Anuradha Krishnamurthy, MBBS
Associate Director of Early Phase Clinical Trials
Solid Tumor Cell Therapies
Jens Hillengass, MD
Chief of Myeloma


Time Agenda
5:30 p.m. Registration and Cash Bar
6:00 p.m. Place Dinner Orders
6:05 p.m. Welcome and Introduction
Renier Brentjens, MD, PhD
6:10 p.m. Enhancing Cell Therapy at Roswell Park
Renier Brentjens, MD, PhD
6:30 p.m. Cellular Therapy in Multiple Myeloma and More
Jens Hillengass, MD, PhD
6:50 p.m. Solid Tumor Cell Therapies
Anuradha Krishnamurthy, MD
7:10 p.m. Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes for Melanoma Patients
Igor Puzanov, MD, MSCI, FACP
7:30 p.m. Questions and Answers
All speakers
7:55 p.m. Closing Remarks
Renier Brentjens, MD, PhD
8:00 p.m. Adjourn

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center reserves the right to cancel the program for any reason. Registrants will be notified and refunded. No refunds will be issued for participants who cancel with less than 48 hours notice. If you have any questions, please contact the physician relations team: or 716-845-8816.

Off street self-parking is available in both the front and rear of the restaurant. The entrance to the lot is marked with a sign for the Hyatt that shares the lot. The site is located conveniently just off the 290 thruway in Williamsville.