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Contemporary Issues in Multidisciplinary
Breast Cancer Management

Saturday, October 26, 2013

7:30 am - 2:00 pm

The Inn at St. John’s
44045 Five Mile Rd.
Plymouth, MI 48170

Target Audience
This course will be of interest to primary care physicians, general practitioners, internists, medical oncologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists, radiologists, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare professionals involved in the diagnosis and care of patients with breast cancer.

Registration Fees
Physician-in-Training, Retired Physician, RN & Allied Health
Faculty & Staff
Full Course

Registration fees include breakfast service, lunch, coffee breaks and educational materials. You are encouraged to register as soon as you are certain of attending as we cannot guarantee educational materials for applicants who are not preregistered by October 18, 2013. On-site registration will also be available.

Registration Options

Online register here

U-M Department of Internal Medicine
Continuing Medical Education
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr., Lobby J, Suite 1200
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-5750

Phone (734) 232-3469
Fax (734) 998-0085

Cancellation Policy
An administrative fee of $50 will be deducted from your registration payment. Refund requests must be received in writing, no later than Friday, October 18, 2013. No refunds will be made thereafter.

Course Objectives
Upon completion of this conference, participants will be able to implement:

Accreditation & Credit Designation
The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Applications have been submitted to the American Osteopathic Association and the American Academy of Family Physicians for credits. Determination of credit is pending. Other credits by specialty may apply.


7:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:55 Welcome and Opening Remarks
Alfred Chang, MD
Moderator: Evelyn Jiagge, MD
8:00 Controversies in Breast Cancer Imaging
Mark Helvie, MD
8:20 African Ancestry and High-Risk Breast Cancer
Lisa Newman, MD, MPH, FACS
8:40 Management of the Axilla in Patients Receiving Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy
Judy Boughey, MD
9:05 Breast Cancer and Mammary Stem Cells
Max Wicha, MD
9:25 Question and Answer
9:35 Break
Moderator: Jessica Bensenhaver, MD
9:50 Radiation for High-Risk Breast Cancer
Lori Pierce, MD
10:10 Systemic Adjuvant Therapy Decisions - Stage, Biology or Both
Kathy Albain, MD, FACP
10:35 Follow-up for Asymptomatic Women After Primary and Adjuvant Therapy
Daniel Hayes, MD
10:55 Fertility Preservation Options for Patients with Breast Cancer
Senait Fisseha, MD, JD
11:15 Question and Answer
11:30 Lunch
Moderator: Erica Proctor, MD
12:30 pm Cryoablation of Breast Tumors
Michael Sabel, MD
12:50 Advances in Breast Reconstruction
Adeyiza Momoh, MD
1:10 Inflammatory Breast Cancer
Sofia Merajver, MD, PhD
1:30 Question and Answer
2:00 Course Adjourns