The Breast Cancer Summit 2014

Date: 
04/12/2014 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

FREE BUS SERVICE NOW AVAILABLE FROM E. LANSING and JACKSON TO THIS EVENT!

Call 517-886-4901, ext. 1 for details.

Breast cancer survivors, caregivers, and members of the general public concerned about breast cancer and risk reduction are welcome to attend. The summit is free and will feature medical experts from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center. Topics will include cancer prevention, screening, treatment, research, survivorship, advocacy and genetic risk.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

WHEN: Saturday, April 12, 2014
10am - 3pm

WHERE: University of Michigan North Campus Research Complex
Building 18
2800 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

FREE PARKING

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Registration Required: Call 734-998-7071 or use our online form
9:00am -- 10:00am    REGISTRATION

10:00am -- 12:00pm    How Decisions are Made in Breast Cancer Treatment -- Multidisciplinary Case Discussions Featuring University of Michigan Health System experts: James Hayman, MD; Lynn Henry MD, PhD; Deborah Jeffries, MD; Lisa Newman, MD, MPH; Judy Pang, MD; Kelly Scheu, MS, NP-C

12:00pm -- 1:00pm    LUNCH
Exhibitor/Resource Tables and "Ask the Experts" stations

1 -- 1:30pm    Brief Overview & Update of Inherited Susceptibility to Breast Cancer
Kara Milliron, BS, MS, U-M Breast and Ovarian Cancer Risk Evaluation Program

1:30 -- 2pm    Movement for Lymphatic Health
Katherine Konosky, MS, OTR/L, CLT-LANA, U-M Occupational Therapist

2:15 -- 2:45pm    Seeing Your Way Through: Guided Imagery for Managing Difficult Times
Claire Casselman, LMSW, Clinical Care Coordinator, PsychOncology Clinic, U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center

2:45pm        CLOSING REMARKS AND RAFFLE PRIZES

For more information or to help spread the word, download and print the The Breast Cancer Summit event flyer [pdf].

Images from the 2013 Breast Summmit

image of Daniel Hayes, MD speaking with a participant
Daniel Hayes, M.D.
image of Anne Schott, MD speaking with a participant
Anne Schott, M.D.
image of Lisa Newman, MD speaking with participants
Lisa Newman, M.D.

updated 3.27.2014

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