2021 Digital Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium
Bringing together top thought-leaders in breast cancer innovation, clinical care and research.
Join top thought-leaders in breast cancer clinical care and research for an engaging virtual online symposium focusing on advances in the multidisciplinary approach to manage breast cancer care for high-risk patients and innovative treatment options.
When: 7:30 a.m. – 3:35 p.m. Friday, November 5, 2021
Where: Online symposium
Complimentary valet parking available at the hotel
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Pre-symposium open house
5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Thursday, November 4, Henry Ford Cancer Institute-Detroit
Meet our symposium speakers and stroll through curated galleries from the Detroit Institute of Arts’ Inside| Out program and local artists, along with one-of-a-kind murals and sculptures at Henry Ford’s new cancer pavilion in Detroit. Masks are required. This event is free to attend. RSVP required when registering for the symposium.
7:30 a.m. | Login & Welcome
8 a.m. | Supportive Oncology: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Modern Breast Cancer Care – Michael Ryan, Psy.D.; Dennis Kerrigan, Ph.D., RCEP, FACSM; Amy Carion, RD; Zeyiad Elias, DAOM, Lac; Danielle Nelson, MHSA, Henry Ford Health System
8:40 a.m. | Effects of COVID on Breast Imaging: Screen Delays & Vaccine Effects – Sabala Mandava, M.D., Henry Ford Health System
9:20 a.m. | Trends in Adaptive Neoadjuvant Treatment – Haythem Ali, M.D., Henry Ford Health System
10 a.m. | BREAK & BREAKOUT SESSIONS
10:15 a.m. | Which Stage IV Patients Should Be Considered for Surgery? –Jessica Bensenhaver, M.D., Henry Ford Health System
10:55 a.m. | Choosing Wisely: When to De-escalate Care in the Elderly – Theresa Schwartz, M.D., Henry Ford Health System
11:35 a.m. | Precision Medicine for Aggressive Breast Cancers – Evelyn Jiagge, M.D., Henry Ford Health System
12:10 p.m. | BREAK & BREAKOUT SESSIONS
1:15 p.m. | Breast Radiation Therapy in the time of COVID-19 – Eleanor Walker, M.D., Henry Ford Health System
1:55 p.m. | Concordance and Efficacy of Intraoperative Gross Examination of Margin – Dan Chitale, M.D., Henry Ford Health System
2:35 p.m. | Breast Lymphedema – Maristella Evangelista, M.D., Henry Ford Health System
3:10 p.m. | Q&A Session
3:30 p.m. | Conclusion & Closing Remarks
Symposium registration fees
- Physicians (M.D., D.O.): $90
- APPs and Fellows: $50
- EMTs, Students, Residents: Free
- Other non-Henry Ford Health System professionals: $25
- All Henry Ford Health System Staff: Free
There is no additional cost to attend the pre-symposium open house reception. Register for the symposium online.