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11th Annual Breast Cancer Symposium - Knowledge is Power


Please join us for the 11th Annual Breast Cancer Symposium on October 21, 2015 from 5 – 8 PM at The Women’s Center at Crestwood – 7211 Bank Court, Frederick MD.

This event is free and open to the public! Seating is limited, and pre-registration is required. To pre-register, please call 240-566-4692. Interpreters will be available upon advance request. Please call 240-566-4370 to request an interpreter.

Event Schedule:

5:00 – 5:45 Registration, Food, Vendor Tables

5:45 – 5:55 Welcome Remarks

Kerri Liedy, RN, FMH Nurse Navigator
Maggie Siebeneichen, RN, FMH Nurse Navigator

5:55 – 6:00 Invocation

Chaplain Peter Ngule, Frederick Memorial Hospital

6:00 – 6:20 Lymphedema: The Basics

Susan Bahl, MD
Center for Breast Care
The Women’s Center at Crestwood

6:20 – 6:40 BRCA and Beyond

Patricia A. Rice, MSN ANP-BC OCN APNG
Oncology Care Consultants
Frederick Regional Cancer Therapy Center

6:40 – 7:00 Break/Desserts

7:00 – 7:20 3D What Is Your Risk of Developing Cancer? Assessing Risk for Breast Cancer and Genetic Mutations Using Personal and Family History

Peter Kremers, MD
Director of Mammography and Breast Interventions at Frederick Memorial Hospital
Radiology Associates of Frederick Regional Health System

7:20 – 7:40 Update on DCIS and Breast Cancer Prevention

D. Lawrence Wickerham, MD
Associate Chairman of the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast & Bowel Project and Chief of Cancer Genetics & Prevention
Allegheny General Hospital

7:40 – 7:50 Breast Cancer Survivor’s Story

7:50 – 8:00 Questions/Answers

8:00 Thank You for Attending

The 11th Annual Breast Cancer Symposium is brought to you with the generous support of our sponsors: Myriad, Genetech, Enomic Health, and AstraZeneca.

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