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Breast Cancer Review: Updates from the 2013 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium On-line registration is closed.
Please register in person
starting at 1:30 p.m. Fri Feb 14.

Friday, February 14, 2014

1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Feinberg Pavilion
Mecklenburg Conference Room
251 E. Huron St., Chicago
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On Friday, February 14, 2014, the Lurie Cancer Center and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine will host the Breast Cancer Review: Updates from the 2013 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. The review is a comprehensive summary of the most up-to-date research and clinical data presented at the recent San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Not an official event of the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.


Conference Chair

Dr Gradishar
William J. Gradishar, MD, FACP
Betsy Bramsen Professorship
of Breast Oncology
Director, Maggie Daley Center
for Women's Cancer Care
Lurie Cancer Center
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University

Agenda

1:30 p.m. Registration
2:00 p.m. Opening Remarks

William J. Gradishar, MD, FACP
Professor, Hematology/Oncology

2:05 p.m. Breast Cancer: Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Therapy

Virginia G. Kaklamani, MD, DSc
Associate Professor, Hematology/Oncology

3:00 p.m. Local Therapy Update

Seema A. Khan, MD
Professor, Breast Surgery

3:45 p.m. Coffee Break & Exhibits
4:00 p.m. Advanced Disease

William J. Gradishar, MD, FACP
Professor, Hematology/Oncology

4:45 p.m. Closing Remarks & Discussion
5:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception (in the lobby)

 

Target Audience

Medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists, oncology specialty pharmacists, and other translational-oriented laboratory scientists charged with the care of patients with breast cancer. Also nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, and other health care professionals involved in clinical cancer care and cancer research.

Conference Objectives

Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine requires course directors, speakers, instructors, planners and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by NUFSM for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations. The faculty disclosures and the discussion off-label usage will be indicated in the course syllabus.

Exhibitors

Amgen
AstraZeneca
bioTheranostics
Celgene
Eisai, Inc.
Genomic Health
Genentech
Novartis

Parking

Discounted parking is available at the 321 E. Erie Self-Park Garage (corner of Erie St. & Fairbanks Ct). Please bring exactly $7 cash to the conference to receive a validation ticket. Discounted parking is not available at any other parking garage.

Please be aware that there is construction work taking place which has closed Erie to through traffic between St Clair and Fairbanks Court. Please consult this map for alternate routes to the garage.

Additional Information

For additional information, please contact Megan Cahill, manager of Education Programs, or call 312.695.1391.



Sponsored by
Feinberg School of Medicine