7:30 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

8 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions
Patricia L. Dawson, M.D., Ph.D., FACS

8:10 a.m.

Deep Time: The Long and the Short of Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy for Breast Cancer
Harold J. Burstein, M.D., Ph.D.

8:40 a.m.

Question and Answer Session
Harold J. Burstein, M.D., Ph.D.

8:50 a.m.

Sex Disparities in Cancer: Incidence, Mortality and Survival
Michael B. Cook, Ph.D.

9:20 a.m.

Cervical Cancer Screening: A Changing Paradigm
Michelle Berlin, M.D., MPH

9:50 a.m.

Question and Answer Session
Michelle Berlin, M.D., MPH; Michael B. Cook, Ph.D.

10:10 a.m. 


10:30 a.m.

Fertility Preservation: Options for Women with Cancer
Julie Lamb, M.D.


11 a.m. 


The Wisdom of “Wit” – A medical drama in one act
Megan Cole

12:10 p.m. 


Lunch (provided)

12:30 p.m. 


Discussion of The Wisdom of “Wit” 
Megan Cole

12:50 p.m.      

What Are You Hoping For? The Role of Supportive and Palliative Care for Women with Cancer
Janice M. Connolly, M.D., FHM, FACP


1:10 p.m. 

The Effect of Physical Rehabilitation on Women with Cancer: Physical and Existential Issues
David S. Zucker, M.D., Ph.D.


1:30 p.m. 


The Emotional Response to Physical Changes in Women with Cancer
Dorcas Dobie, M.D.

1:50 p.m. 


This Is Who I Am: Portraits of Beauty and Truth
Rosanne Olson, MS

2:10 p.m. 



Question and Answer Session 
Janice M. Connolly, M.D., FHM, FACP; Dorcas Dobie, M.D.; Rosanne Olson, MS; David S. Zucker, M.D.

2:30 p.m. 


2:45 p.m.


The Impact of Molecular Analysis on the Treatment of Cancer
John W. Smith, II, M.D.

3:15 p.m. 


Question and Answer Session
John W. Smith, II, M.D.

3:25 p.m. 


Closing Remarks
Patricia L. Dawson, M.D., Ph.D., FACS; Jane Uhlir, M.D.

3:30 p.m. 





Description & Objectives
CME Credit
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May 3, 2013
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7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.



Glaser Auditorium
Swedish/First Hill



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