15th Annual Day of Caring Event Education Program


Education Schedule

7:30 – 8:15 am

Continental Breakfast and Registration


8:30 – 9:00 am

Room: Raphael

Special Mini-Session for Nurses and Radiation Technicians-Innovations and Updates in Radiation for Breast Cancer Ana Botero, MD and Maria Amelia-Rodrigues, MD


9:00 – 10:15 am

Room: Raphael

Oncology Update I Panel- Early Stage Breast Cancer Developments in Triple Negative, HER2/ neu and ER Positive Diagnoses Alejandra Perez, MD, Sara Garrido, MD, Frances Behrmann, MD

Room: Michelangelo

Plastic Surgery Panel-An Overview of Breast Reconstruction Options Deirdre Marshall, MD, Silvia Rotemberg, MD, Max Polo, MD

Room: Alhambra / Escorial

Nutrition Panel-The Importance of Good Nutrition for Positive Health Joyce Slingerland, MD, Monica Auslander, MS, RD, LD/N, Maria “Lupita” Townsend, MS, RDN, CSO, CNSC

 

Room: Sandringham

Therapeutic Panel-
Effective Strategies to Reduce Depression and Fear of Recurrence Among Survivors and Their Loved Ones, and Increase the Quality and Length of Survival
M. Beatriz Currier, MD, Geetha Nampiaparanpil, MD, Silvia Fernandez, MD, Peggy Rios, PhD

 

Room: Windsor

Lymphedema Panel-The Causes, Treatments, and New Surgical Advances Christopher Low, MD, Mary Crosswell, PT, CLT, Ana Mendieta, MSPT

 


10:30 – 11:45 am

 

Room: Raphael

Oncology Update II Panel-New Innovations in Finding Targets and Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer Grace Wang, MD, Elisa Krill-Jackson, MD, Jeffrey Boyd, PhD

Room: Michelangelo

Decreasing Stress Panel-Integrative Medicines and Complimentary Treatments Mary Adelyn Kauffman, DMA, Gabriela Martinez- Fonts, Med, Yoon Hang “John” Kim, MD

Room: Alhambra / Escorial

Radiation Panel-Advances in Targeted Treatment Ana Botero, MD, Maria Amelia-Rodrigues, MD

Room: Sandringham

Surgical Oncology Panel-Mastectomy and Lumpectomy Options, and How Genetics May Influence the Outcome Jane Mendez, MD, Gladys Giron, MD, Amanda Hodgkins, MMSc

Room: Windsor

Radiology Panel-The Latest Techniques in Screening, 3D Tomography, Ultrasound, MRI and Pet Scans Anamary Quiros Mesa, MD, Lynda Cabrero, MD, Joanne Tewfik, DO

 

 


12:00 – 1:00 pm

Room: Michelangelo

Beginning an Exercise Regime, Dispelling the Myths of a Yoga Practice, and Using Tai Chi and Other Forms of Exercise to Strengthen Your Inner Core Joann Santiago Charles, ACSM CEP& EP-C, ACSM/ACS-CET, CES, RYT® 200, Rosa Salom, Tanya Pergola, PhD, Alexandra Sitkoff

Room: Alhambra / Escorial

Dancing Your Way to Good HealthFred Astaire Dancers

Room: Sandringham/Windsor

Healthy Eating with Celebrity Chef Cindy Hutson


1:00 pm

Ballroom: Fashion Show & Luncheon

Fashion Show Countdown

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