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Contemporary Issues in Multidisciplinary
Breast Cancer Management

Saturday, October 18, 2014

7:30 am - 2:00 pm

The Inn at St. John’s
44045 Five Mile Rd.
Plymouth, MI 48170
Phone: (734) 414-0600

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
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 and prepaid by Friday, October 10, 2014. Payment must accompany registration. Checks should be made payable to the University of Michigan in U.S. currency. Payments by American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa are also accepted. Fees include continental breakfast, coffee service, lunch, and course materials for participants.

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

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 10, 2014. 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.

Program Schedule

7:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:55 Welcome and Opening Remarks
Michael Sabel, MD
Early Detection, Breast Cancer Risk, and Locoregional Therapy

Moderator: Jessica Bensenhaver, MD
8:00 Controversies in Breast Cancer Imaging
Mark A. Helvie, MD
8:25 Management of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Jacqueline Jeruss, MD, PhD
8:50 Management of the Axilla in Patients Receiving Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy
Lisa Newman, MD, MPH, FACS
9:15 Controversies in Breast Radiation Oncology
Reshma Jagsi, MD, PhD
9:40 Cryoablation of Breast Tumors
Michael Sabel, MD
10:05 Question and Answer
10:10 Break
Systemic Therapy and Supportive Care

Moderator: Kara Friend, MD
10:25 Genetic Counseling and Testing for Hereditary Breast Cancer
Kara Milliron, MS, CGC
10:50 Management of HER-2/neu Overexpressing Breast Cancer
Anne Schott, MD
11:15 Endocrine Therapy for Breast Cancer
N. Lynn Henry, MD, PhD
11:40 Question and Answer
11:45 Lunch
Supportive Care and Special Considerations in Breast Cancer Management

Moderator: Evelyn Jiagge, MD
12:40 pm Fertility Preservation in Breast Cancer Patients
Senait Fisseha, MD, JD
1:05 Advances in Breast Reconstruction
Adeyiza Momoh, MD
1:30 Inflammatory Breast Cancer
Sofia Merajver, MD, PhD
1:55 Question and Answer
2:00 Course Adjourns