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There are limited slide presentations posted. Several speakers have unpublished information and chose not to post their slides. The presentations that were not submitted before the event and do not have unpublished information will be posted the week of May 16, 2011.
Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (HBOCS) - Toppmeyer
The AVON Foundation Comprehensive Breast Center at Grady: Narrowing the disparities gap -Gabram
Update on Novel Therapies for Triple Negative Breast Cancer - Zelnak
The 4th Annual Jean Sindab Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Symposium is designed to provide an update on the most current advances in triple-negative breast cancer. Jean Sindab, PhD, was a Yale educated, African American scholar and activist who died at 51 from breast cancer. Dr Sindab's memory is honored at Winship Cancer Institute through the Jean Sindab Endowment, which provides key funding for research in triple-negative breast cancer.
1. Discuss laboratory-based research conducted in the last two years on triple negative cancer
2. Review results of clinical trials conducted over the past 24 months, which evaluated novel agents in triple negative breast cancer
3. Review specific treatment options in triple negative cancer
4. Discuss role of stem cells in breast cancer pathogenesis
5.Review pathologic features of triple negative breast cancer subtypes
6. Discuss DNA repair pathways in hormone refractory breast cancer
This live activity is designed for medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiologists, pathologists, and other healthcare providers involved with or interested in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of breast cancer.
Continuing Medical Education
The accredited CME provider is the Emory School of Medicine Continuing Medical Education Office. The Emory University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Emory University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.