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.

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Schedule & Agenda

19 Sep, 2014

07:00 AM -08:30 AM

Registration Continental breakfas

19 Sep, 2014

08:30 AM -08:35 AM

Conference opening

19 Sep, 2014

08:35 AM -09:45 AM

Keynote speaker: Shannon Miller

19 Sep, 2014

09:45 AM -10:00 AM

Housekeeping overview

19 Sep, 2014

10:00 AM -10:45 AM

Visit exhibits

19 Sep, 2014

10:45 AM -12:00 PM

Breakout sessions: Cluster 1

Survivorship 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.

19 Sep, 2014

12:00 PM -01:30 PM

Lunch - Texas Ballroom

19 Sep, 2014

01:30 PM -02:45 PM

Breakout sessions: Cluster 2

Nutrition 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.

19 Sep, 2014

02:45 PM -03:15 PM

Break (Hope Floats)

19 Sep, 2014

03:15 PM -04:45 AM

Breakout sessions: Cluster 3

Nutrition 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

19 Sep, 2014

04:45 PM -06:00 PM

Mindfulness meditation

19 Sep, 2014

06:00 PM -06:30 PM

Cash bar

19 Sep, 2014

06:30 PM -09:00 PM

Banquet – Texas Ballroom Entertainment – Rhett Butler, guitarist

19 Sep, 2014

09:00 PM -09:00 PM

Adjourn

20 Sep, 2014

07:00 AM -08:00 AM

Yoga – Lakeview Lobby

20 Sep, 2014

08:00 AM -09:00 AM

Registration Continental breakfast

20 Sep, 2014

09:00 AM -10:30 AM

Medical panel

Ronald DePinho, M.D.•Patrick Hwu, M.D.•Gordon Mills, M.D., Ph.D.

20 Sep, 2014

10:30 AM -10:50 AM

Break

20 Sep, 2014

10:50 AM -12:00 PM

Breakout session: Cluster 4

The 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.

20 Sep, 2014

12:00 PM -01:00 PM

Lunch

20 Sep, 2014

01:00 PM -01:15 PM

Anderson Network remarks

20 Sep, 2014

01:15 PM -01:15 PM

Cancer survival celebration

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