Saturday, November 20



Registration, Exhibition and Posters Viewing

9:00 ~ 9:15

Opening Remarks

Mei-Ling Hsiao
Ing-Kang Ho
Wen-Ta Chiu

Jang-Yang Chang

9:15 ~ 9:30

Take Photographs (all Participants)

9:30 ~ 10:15

"Novel Targeted Agents": Are They Really Different and Can They Overcome or Avoid Resistance Mechanisms?

Antonio Tito Fojo


10:15 ~ 10:30


10:30 ~ 11:15

Forcing Tumor Progression and Treatment Response
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Valerie M. Weaver

Jang-Yang Chang

Ann-Lii Cheng

11:15 ~ 11:40

Disease Progression of Pancreatic Cancers Relates to a Core Gene Expression Profile Associated with Glandular Differentiation

Kelvin K.-C. Tsai
11:40 ~ 12:05

In Search of Cancer Stem Cells from Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Chia-Ning Shen
12:05 ~ 12:30

Molecular Genetics of Pancreatic Cancer and Potential Translational Promises

Ming-Chu Chang

12:30 ~ 13:30


13:30 ~ 14:15

Endoscopic Stenting for Palliation of Malignant Biliary Obstruction

Joseph W. Leung

Jaw-Town Lin

Lein-Ray Mo

14:15 ~ 14:40

EUS and EUS-guided Aspiration in the Diagnosis of Pancreatic Lesion: the NTUH Experience

Hsiu-Po Wang

14:40 ~ 15:05

General Management of Malignant Biliary Obstruction

Chiung-Yu Chen
15:05 ~ 15:20

15:20 ~ 16:05

Gemcitabine in Pancreatic Biliary Cancer Therapy

Yun Yen

Alice Lin-Tsing Yu

Cheng-Hsiung Wu

16:05 ~ 16:30

Risk Factors for Biliary Tract Cancer in Taiwan: a Population-Based Case-control Study Using the National Health Insurance Research Database

Jeffrey Shu-Ming Chang
16:30 ~ 16:55

Perspectives of Molecular Targeting Therapy in Biliary Cancer

Ta-Sen Yeh

Cheng-Chung Wu

Yee Chao

16:55 ~ 17:20

Systemic Therapy for Advanced Biliary Tract Carcinoma: Promises and Controversies

Chiun Hsu

18:00 ~ 20:30

Dinner Party (speakers, moderators and special guests)

Sunday, November 21






Registration, Exhibition and Posters Viewing

9:00 ~ 9:45

Recent Progress in Surgical Resection and Multidisciplinary Therapy for Cholangiocarcinoma

Michiaki Unno

Miin-Fu Chen

Chen-Guo Ker

9:45 ~ 10:10

Cholangiocarcinoma: from Bedside to Bench

Miin-Fu Chen

10:10 ~ 10:35

Introduction of Taiwan Liver Cancer Network

Shiu-Feng Huang

10:35 ~ 10:50


10:50 ~ 11:15

Surgical Management of Pancreatic Cancer in Taiwan

Yan-Shen Shan

Cheng-Hsi Su

Tsann-Long Hwang

11:15 ~ 12:00

Accuracy and Reproducibility of Pancreatic Pathology and its Impact on Patient Management, Multicentre Trials and Clinical Research

Caroline Sophie Verbeke

12:00 ~ 12:25

The Characterization of Signaling Pathway and Clinical Role of Krupple Like Factor 10 (Klf10) in Pancreatic Cancer

Hung-Shu Chang

12:25 ~ 13:30


13:30 ~ 14:15
Update of Systemic Chemotherapy for Biliary Tract Cancer
Junji Furuse

Alex Yuang-Chi Chang

Kun-Huei Yeh

14:15 ~ 15:00

Shifting Paradigms in Our Therapeutic Approach to Pancreatic Cancer: Is There Reason for Optimism?

Andrew H. Ko
15:00 ~ 15:45

Management of Pancreatic Cancer in Japan

Takuji Okusaka

15:45 ~ 16:10

Drug Development for Pancreatic Cancer in Taiwan

Li-Tzong Chen
16:10 ~ 16:20
Poster Awards and Closing Remarks
Li-Tzong Chen

Jacqueline Whang-Peng