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Hosted at Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital Auditorium on Saturday, September 9, 2017, Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta is joining Emory’s Glenn Family Breast Center to provide an opportunity about breast cancer that will help to educate, engage and empower those impacted by breast cancer. The half-day program will include presentations about survivorship and mindfulness and pertinent information for survivors, co-survivors, and those affected breast cancer.
The conference is FREE to attend and BREAKFAST is included.
*If you already RSVP’d for the conference and can no longer attend, please email Ashleigh Harris at email@example.com or call our office at (404) 814-0052.
Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017 – 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital Auditorium ( 5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA 30342)
9:00am Registration and Breakfast
9:30am Welcome and Introductions
Mylin Torres, MD, Director, Emory Glenn Family Breast Center
Cati Diamond Stone, Executive Director, Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta
9:45am “From Diagnosis to Survivorship: An Overview of Cancer Care”
Jane Meisel, MD, Assistant Professor, Hematology & Medical Oncology
10:00am “Cancer Distress: Managing the Emotional Experience of Breast Cancer”
Wendy Baer, MD, Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
10:15am “The Role of Imaging Before and After Breast Cancer Treatment”
Michael Aho, MD, Director Breast Imaging, Emory St. Joseph’s Hospital
10:30am “Survivor Story”
Lynn Wyatt, Breast Cancer Survivor
10:50am “Breast Reconstruction and Beyond”
Angela Cheng, MD, Assistant Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
11:05am “Advances and Long Term Effects in Radiation Oncology”
Shannon Kahn, MD, Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
11:20am “Cancer in the Family? Using Genetics to Determine Your Risk”
Fabienne Ehivet, MS, Genetic Counselor
11:35am Mock Tumor Board
12:00pm Closing Remarks
Have questions? Please contact Komen Atlanta’s Special Events Coordinator, Ashleigh Harris, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (404) 814-0052.