Conference

Anderson Network Cancer Survivorship Conference


The Anderson Network Cancer Survivorship Conference, organized by the The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center will take place from 19th September to the 20th September 2014 at the Omni Houston Hotel in Houston, US. The conference will cover areas like Cancer Patients/Survivors And Their Caregivers. Attendees Can Share Hope, Support And Understanding With Others Like Themselves, Regardless Of Where They Received Treatment.

Visitors Attending

Sidra Qadir

Sidra Qadir

IndividualLahore, Pakistan
Michele Harris

Michele Harris

Sales Director at Procter & GambleHouston, United States

Schedule & Agenda

Fri, 19 Sep07:00 AM - 08:30 AMRegistration Continental breakfas
Fri, 19 Sep08:30 AM - 08:35 AMConference opening
Fri, 19 Sep08:35 AM - 09:45 AMKeynote speaker: Shannon Miller
Fri, 19 Sep09:45 AM - 10:00 AMHousekeeping overview
Fri, 19 Sep10:00 AM - 10:45 AMVisit exhibits
Fri, 19 Sep10:45 AM - 12:00 PMBreakout sessions: Cluster 1Survivorship and employmentLex Frieden, M.A.2.Latest treatments and advances in lung cancerLauren Byers, M.D.3.Prevention and treatment of melanomaJeffrey Gershenwald, M.D.4.Together through the cancer journey: Quality of lifefor patients, survivors and familiesKathrin Milbury, Ph.D.5.Seeking control when you feel you have noneDiana Nichols, R.N.6.Navigating the world of insurance and health carereformRicki Hasou, B.S.7.La sobrevida del cáncer: síntomas de alerta quepodrían indicar una emergencia médicaCarmen Gonzalez, M.D.
Fri, 19 Sep12:00 PM - 01:30 PMLunch - Texas Ballroom
Fri, 19 Sep01:30 PM - 02:45 PMBreakout sessions: Cluster 2Nutrition and exercise for cancer survivorsSally Scroggs, M.S., R.D., L.D.; Allica Austin, B.S.;Bonnie Nelson, M.Ed., C.H.E.S.2.Worry and fear after cancer: What’s next?Seema Thekdi, M.D.3.Treatment of cancer-related fatigue and sleepdisordersDave Balachandran, M.D., and Ellen Manzullo, M.D.4.Sexual health for men with cancerAndrea Bradford, Ph.D.5.HPV and cervical cancer: A clinical updateJennifer Burzawa, M.D.6.Supportive care intervention: A focus on symptommanagement and quality of lifeAkhila Reddy, M.D.7.Nuevas opciones quirúrgicas en el tratamiento delcáncer ginecológicoPedro Ramirez, M.D.
Fri, 19 Sep02:45 PM - 03:15 PMBreak (Hope Floats)
Fri, 19 Sep03:15 PM - 04:45 AMBreakout sessions: Cluster 3Nutrition and exercise for cancer survivorsSally Scroggs, M.S., R.D., L.D.; Allica Austin, B.S.;Bonnie Nelson, M.Ed., C.H.E.S.2.Worry and fear after cancer: What’s next?Seema Thekdi, M.D.3.Treatment of cancer-related fatigue and sleepdisordersDave Balachandran, M.D., and Ellen Manzullo, M.D. Sexual health for women with cancerAndrea Bradford, Ph.D.5.Hepatitis C virus infection in cancer survivorsHarrys Torres, M.D.6.Understanding chemobrainMonica Loghin, M.D.7.Estrategias para compartir un diagnóstico decáncer con familia y amistadesJacqueline Garza, L.M.S.W
Fri, 19 Sep04:45 PM - 06:00 PMMindfulness meditation
Fri, 19 Sep06:00 PM - 06:30 PMCash bar
Fri, 19 Sep06:30 PM - 09:00 PMBanquet u2013 Texas Ballroom Entertainment u2013 Rhett Butler, guitarist
Fri, 19 Sep09:00 PM - 09:00 PMAdjourn
Sat, 20 Sep07:00 AM - 08:00 AMYoga u2013 Lakeview Lobby
Sat, 20 Sep08:00 AM - 09:00 AMRegistration Continental breakfast
Sat, 20 Sep09:00 AM - 10:30 AMMedical panelRonald DePinho, M.D.•Patrick Hwu, M.D.•Gordon Mills, M.D., Ph.D.
Sat, 20 Sep10:30 AM - 10:50 AMBreak
Sat, 20 Sep10:50 AM - 12:00 PMBreakout session: Cluster 4The restorative effects of gardensDavid Renninger, B.S.2.Recommendations for surveillance of breast cancersurvivorsCarlos Barcenas, M.D.3.Advance care planning for survivors and caregiversMark Anderson, L.M.S.W.4.Heart disease in cancer patientsJean-Bernard Durand, M.D.5.Breaking bad: Bone metastasis and fracturepreventionJustin Bird, M.D.6.Coping with cancer as a coupleMichelle Fingeret, Ph.D., and Irene Teo, Ph.D.7.Como mantener la salud despues de su tratamientode cancerAlma Rodriguez, M.D.
Sat, 20 Sep12:00 PM - 01:00 PMLunch
Sat, 20 Sep01:00 PM - 01:15 PMAnderson Network remarks
Sat, 20 Sep01:15 PM - 01:15 PMCancer survival celebration
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