New Horizons GIST 2023


NEW HORIZONS GIST is the most important global annual conference for GIST patient advocates. At NEW HORIZONS GIST, patients from the global GIST patient community come together, can interact with top GIST experts, have access to state?of?the?art medical and scientific information and can exchange best practice in patient advocacy among each other. The conference is a balanced symbiosis of medical content, advocacy topics and capacity building sessions. After more than 2 years living under the restrictions of the pandemic, we are happy to annouce that NEW HORIZONS GIST will be held as a hybrid meeting in 2023.

On behalf of the ?NEW HORIZONS GIST Steering Committee?, we are very pleased to announce the 2023 NEW HORIZONS GIST Conference May 13 & 14 in Dublin, Ireland and online via Zoom - for the first time in conjunction with the SPAGN Annual Conference.

We are looking forward to seeing you again - online or onsite!

The location:
Onsite: Crowne Plaza Dublin - Blanchardstown, Blanchardstown Town Centre, Dublin 15, Ireland
Online via Zoom.

Onsite registration is now closed, please register for virtual attendance via zoom here.

Please find below the program and here as pdf for download.

SATURDAY May 13, 2023 - HYBRID
14:00 (15) Opening & Welcome
NH GIST Steering Committee
14:15 ? 16:00
Session Chair/s: Martin Wettstein & Piga Fernandez

How to treat GIST (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors) qualified today?
The previous therapy algorithms: overview and changes/innovations

  • The localized disease
  • The metastatic disease
  • The progressive disease

Robin Jones, UK

16:00 ? 16:30 C O F F E E B R E A K
16:30 ? 18:15
Session Chair/s: Sara Rothschild & Ginger Sawyer

Scientific evidence and expert evidence (= practical clinical experience)
with the two latest approved GIST therapies:

  • Fourth line: Ripretinib (Qinlock