Physician Presentations

PMP Pals hosts weekly Zoom calls where patients and caregivers support one another, and physicians share information about treatment. After joining patients from around the world, you won’t feel alone, even when fighting rare cancer. To attend a HOPE ZOOM call register here, we’ll email you upcoming times and topics, and you can suggest future topics.

"Peritoneal Disease Management: To be Aggressive or Not to Be?"

Dr. Deepa Magge, Assistant Professor of Surgery Division of Surgical Oncology & Endocrine Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center.



Dr. Vadim GushchinDirector, HIPEC Program, Mercy Hospital, Baltimore


"Recent Research Related to Repeat CRS/HIPEC"

Dr. Sean Dineen, Assistant Member, Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida


"CRS HIPEC and Novel Therapeutic Strategies"

Dr. Mohammad Haroon Asif Choudry, Surgical Oncologist, UPMC, Hillman Cancer Center


"Minimally Invasive Diagnostics and Treatments"

Dr. Jesus Esquivel, Frederick Memorial Hospital, Frederick, MD


"Reading CT Scans"

Dr. Joel Baumgartner, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Surgical Oncologist, UCSD Moores Cancer Center


“Surveillance: Why, When, and How?”

Dr. Rebecca L. Wiatrek, Surgical Oncologist, Texas Oncology Surgical Specialists


"Pathology of PMP"

Dr. Joseph Misdraji, Associate Pathologist, Massachusetts General Hospital, Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School Director, Gastrointestinal Pathology Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Laura Lambert, Professor of Surgery and Director of the Peritoneal Malignancy Program, University of Utah.


"BromAc Trial"

Professor David Morris, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.


"Exercise and PMP"

Dr. Jula Veerapong, Surgical Oncologist, Associate Professor of Surgery, UC San Diego Health and Brendan Ayanbadejo, Super Bowl Champion