Customize
Quick Links
Past Events

Accreditation/
Credit Designation

Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 30.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Mini Symposium: Designated for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

Main Symposium: Designated for a maximum of 25.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

This activity provides Category I CME and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program. For more information, please visit www.absurgery.org/
default.jsp?exam-moccme


Acknowledgment of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by educational grants from Celgene Corporation, EISAI Corporation, Genentech, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and TESARO.
About
Accreditation
Privacy Policy
Terms & Conditions
Executive Board
Journal
Faculty Portal
Contact
Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn
Google +
2 Clarke Drive
Suite 100
Cranbury, NJ 08512
P: 800-210-2873

Copyright © 2018
Physicians’ Education Resource ®, LLC.
All rights reserved.

32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference®

32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference®


Program Chair

Patrick I. Borgen, MD
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Maimonides Hospital
Director, Brooklyn Breast Cancer Program
Brooklyn, NY



Program Directors

J. Michael Dixon, MD
OBE Professor of Surgery & Consultant Surgeon
Clinical Director, Breakthrough Research Unit
Edinburgh Breast Unit
Edinburgh, UK



Hyman B. Muss, MD
Professor of Oncology
University of North Carolina
Director of Geriatric Oncology
Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Chapel Hill, NC


Debu Tripathy, MD
Professor of Medicine and Chair
Department of Breast Medical Oncology
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX




Keynote Speaker

Joan Lunden
Joan Lunden is an award winning journalist, best-selling author, television host, and health advocate. As host of ABC’s Good Morning America for nearly two decades, Lunden is the longest running host ever on early morning television. As an entrepreneur Lunden has created a brand dedicated to helping families live easier, happier, and healthier lives through her product lines, books, and health and wellness website JoanLunden.com. There, Joan has been sharing her breast cancer journey as well as articles on health, wellness, lifestyle, caregiving, and boomers.




Faculty

Benjamin O. Anderson, MD
Director, Breast Health Clinic
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Professor of Surgery and Global Health Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Deanna J. Attai, MD, FACS
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
UCLA Health Burbank Breast Care
Burbank, CA

Thomas A. Buchholz, MD
Executive Vice President and Physician-in-Chief
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Lisa A. Carey, MD
The Richardson and Marilyn Jacobs Preyer
Distinguished Professor in Breast Cancer Research
Division Chief, Hematology and Oncology
Physician-in-Chief, North Carolina Cancer Hospital
Chapel Hill, NC

Lloyd Gayle, MD
Chief, Plastic Surgery
Associate Professor, Clinical Surgery
Maimonides Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY

William J. Gradishar, MD, FASCO, FACP
Betsy Bramsen Professor of Breast Oncology & Professor of Medicine
Director, Maggie Daley Center for Women's Cancer Care
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL 

Clifford A. Hudis, MD
Chief, Breast Medicine Service
Attending Physician Department of Medicine
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

Kelly K. Hunt, MD
Professor and Chief, Surgical Breast Section
Breast Surgical Oncology
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Jacob Hutchins, MD
Director of Pain Management
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Daniel B. Kopans, MD
Professor of Radiology
Harvard Medical School
Senior Radiologist, Breast Imaging Division
Department of Radiology
Massachusetts General Hospital 
Avon Comprehensive Breast Evaluation Center
Boston, MA

Reet Lawhon, MD
Director of Regional Anesthesia
Maimonides Medical Center
Anesthesia Associates of Boro Park
Brooklyn, NY

Valerie Lemaine, MD, MPH, FRCSC, FACS
Consultant – Plastic Surgery
Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery
Vice Chair for Research
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN

Sarah McLaughlin, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Section of Surgical Oncology
Program Director General Surgery Residency
Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Elizabeth A. Mittendorf, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Deputy Chair, Research
Department of Surgical Oncology
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Mark D. Pegram, MD
Director, Breast Cancer Oncology Program
Co- Director, Molecular Therapeutics Program
Stanford Women’s Cancer Center
Stanford, CA 

Mark E. Robson, MD
Clinic Director, Clinical Genetics Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Hope S. Rugo, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Breast Oncology and Clinical Trials Education
University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
San Francisco, CA

Stuart J. Schnitt, MD
Professor, Department of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Director, Anatomic Pathology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

George W. Sledge, Jr., MD
Professor of Medicine (Oncology)
Stanford University Medical Center
Palo Alto, CA

Pat Whitworth, MD
Director, Nashville Breast Center
Nashville, TN

Norman Wolmark, MD
Chairman, National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project
Professor of Surgery
Temple University School of Medicine
Senior Medical Director
Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institute Research
Pittsburgh, PA

Disclosure Policy and Resolution of Conflicts of Interest (COI)
It is the policy of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, (PER®) to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities.  In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial SupportTM, PER® requires everyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity, including spouses/partners, to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. PER® has implemented mechanisms to identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to the start of each activity. Participants are notified prior to the activity of the presence or absence of relevant financial relationships between faculty and commercial interests. Information disclosed includes the name of the faculty, nature of the relevant financial relationship (eg, member of speaker’s bureau, grant/research support, consulting arrangement), and the name of the company/organization with which the relationship exists. Additionally, prior to the start of each activity, PER® discloses the source of commercial support to the participants.
 
Faculty, Staff, and Planner Disclosures
 
The following individuals have relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose:
 
Patrick I. Borgen, MD
Consultant: Genomic Health, Inc

Jacob Hutchins, MD
Grant/ Research Support: Pacira Pharmaceuticals
Consultant: Pacira Pharmaceuticals
Speaker’s Bureau: Pacira Pharmaceuticals and Halyard Health

Daniel B. Kopans, MD
Grant/ Research Support: General Electric
Royalties from General Electric
 
Reet Lawhon, MD
Consultant: Pacira Pharmaceuticals
Speaker’s Bureau: Pacira Pharmaceuticals
Shareholder: Pacira Pharmaceuticals

Valerie Lemaine, MD, MPH, FRCSC, FACS
Institutional Research Support: Allergan (unrestricted)

Elizabeth A. Mittendorf, MD, PhD
Grant/ Research Support: Galena Biopharma and Antigen Express (institution receives funding)

Hyman B. Muss, MD
Consultant: Pfizer
 
Mark D. Pegram, MD
Consultant: Genentech

Mark E. Robson, MD
Consultant: Pfizer, GE Health
Institutional Research Support: AbbVie, AstraZeneca, BioMarin

Hope S. Rugo, MD
Grant/ Research Support: GlaxoSmithKline, Genentech/Roche, Merck, Novartis, Plexxikon, Eisai, OBI, Amgen, Pfizer
Speaker’s Bureau: Genomic Health

George W. Sledge, Jr, MD
Grant/ Research Support: Genentech
Speaker’s Bureau: Syndax, Symphogen
Other: Genentech
 
Debu Tripathy, MD
Grant/ Research Support: Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Novartis
Consultant: Merck, Nektar, Plexxikon

Pat Whitworth, MD
Grant/ Research Support: Targeted Medical Education
Shareholder: Consulting and Education, Advantage Clinical Research, Nashville Breast

The following individuals have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose:
 
Benjamin O. Anderson, MD; Deanna J. Attai, MD, FACS; Thomas A. Buchholz, MD; Lisa A. Carey, MD; J. Michael Dixon, MD, OBE; Lloyd Gayle, MD; William J. Gradishar, MD, FASCO, FACP; Clifford A. Hudis, MD; Kelly K. Hunt, MD; Joan Lunden; Sarah McLaughlin, MD; Stuart J. Schnitt, MD; Norman Wolmark, MD

The Staff of PER®: Kim Farina, PhD; Ann C. Lichti, CCMEP; Michael Perlmutter, PhD; Emily Valko Lohrmann
Off-Label Disclosure and Disclaimer
 
This CME activity may or may not discuss investigational, unapproved, or off-label use of drugs. Participants are advised to consult prescribing information for any products discussed. The information provided in this CME activity is for continuing medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options for a specific patient’s medical condition.

The opinions expressed in the content are solely those of the individual faculty members and do not reflect those of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC.

*Information accurate at time of printing

For additional information about approved uses, including approved indications, contraindications, and warnings, participants are advised to consult prescribing information for all products discussed or consult the Physicians’ Desk Reference. The information provided in this CME activity is for continuing medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options for a specific patient’s medical condition. The opinions expressed in the content are solely those of the individual faculty members and do not reflect those of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, or any of the companies that provided commercial support for this CME activity. 






Become a Member

Forgot Password?
Filter By