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The New York Metropolitan Breast Cancer Group 41st Annual Symposium: Breast Cancer 2014

Date: January 25, 2014
Time: 8am - 3:30pm

Sponsored by: New York Metropolitan Breast Cancer Group

Location: The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029

The agenda for this symposium reflects the multidisciplinary nature of our membership. We are honored to have nationally renowned speakers addressing some of the most controversial aspects in the management of breast cancer.  The morning session will cover a range of topics including Breast Cancer Genomics, Promise of Immunotherapy for Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer in Young Women. The afternoon session includes an outstanding multidisciplinary faculty that will address various aspects of the Management of High Risk Patients.


 8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.  Registration and Continental Breakfast
 8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  Welcome and Opening Remarks
 Susan K. Boolbol, MD
 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  Breast Cancer Genomics
 Lewis C. Cantley, PhD
 Moderator: Anne Moore, MD
 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  Promise of Immunotherapy for Breast Cancer
 Elizabeth A. Mittendorf, MD
 Moderator: Abraham Mittelman, MD
 11:00 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.  Coffee Break
 11:20 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.  Breast Cancer in Young Women
 Lisa A. Newman, MD
 Moderator: Sheldon Feldman, MD
 12:20 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  Lunch
 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Mini Symposium: Management of High Risk
 Moderator: Ellen Chuang, MD

 Diagnostic Radiology: Imaging Characteristics
 Ruth Rosentblatt, MD

 Pathology: Pathological Issues
 Hanina Hibshoosh, MD

 Madical Oncology: Medical Managment
 Tessa Cigler, MD

 Surgical: Risk Reducing Surgery
 Lisa Newman, MD
 3:30 p.m.  Closing Remarks
 Susan K. Boolbol, MD

For more information about the symposium, click here.


Registration Information
Cost: Free for NYMBCG Paid Members and Residents/Fellows in Medicine; $275 for Non-Paid Members
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