Agenda 2020

Swedish Cancer Institute's Fifth Annual Cancer Control Symposium

*All times below are in Pacific Standard Time (PST)

7:30 a.m. PST Registration Check-in and Continental Breakfast
8:10 a.m. Welcome & Introductions
Somasundaram Subramaniam, M.D. 
Session I: Factors that Most Impact Prevention Efforts
8:20 a.m. Opening Keynote:
Health Behavior: The Second Step of Translation
Karen Hurley, Ph.D.
9:05 a.m. Consumer Genetics and Hereditary Cancer: The Bad, the Ugly...and the Good?
Robert Resta, MS, CGC
9:35 a.m. Panel and Q&A 
Panelists: Karen Hurley, Ph.D. and Robert Resta, MS, CGC
10:05 a.m. Break
Session II: Lung Cancer: Personalized Screening Approaches to Increase Rates
10:20 a.m. Regional Socioeconomic Demographics of Individuals Undergoing Lung Cancer Screening and National Distribution of Lung Cancer Screening Sites in Relation to High-Risk Individuals: The Issue is Access
Candice Wilshire, M.D.
11:05 a.m. Lung Cancer Screening Shared-Decision Making
Diana S.M. Buist, Ph.D., MPH
11:25 a.m. Multi-Stakeholder Perspectives, Barriers and Facilitators, and Adherence to Repeat Low-Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT) Testing
Karen J. Wernli, Ph.D.
11:50 a.m. Panel and Q&A
Moderator:  Ralph Aye, M.D.
Panelists: Diana S.M. Buist, Ph.D.; Karen J. Wernli, Ph.D.; Candice Wilshire, M.D.
12:20 p.m. Lunch (provided)
Session III: Putting a Spotlight on Different Populations - A Community Approach to Prevention
1:15 p.m. Gastric Cancer Screening and Surveillance "Who? How? When?"
Kunjali Padhya, M.D.
1:55 p.m. Panel Session with Community Health Organizations and Affected Populations
Moderator: Nancy Thompson, RN, MSN, AOCNS            
  • Karen Boudour, ARNP  - Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at Ballard High School and The Center School Teen Health Districts
  • Elizabeth Crouch - Health Instructor at the Rivkin Center
  • Kiran Dhillon - Director of Scientific Programs at the Rivkin Center
  • James Meyers - HPV Vaccine Peer Educator (former) and The Center School, Class of 2019
2:55 p.m. Closing Remarks
Somasundaram Subramaniam, M.D.
3 p.m. Adjourn