2013 Symposium Sessions

The 2013 Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Coalition Symposium was a fantastic event. Thanks to everyone who participated, presented and sponsored this important event.

If you missed it, you can watch the sessions online and download select presentations here. Help us spread this information about prostate cancer by sharing this content with friends, family and colleagues.

Opening Keynote

PSA Screening:  Understanding the controversy
Peter Albertsen, MD – University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Urology Residency Program Director

Download the presentation here.

Comprehensive Cancer Care: The role of palliative care
Heidi Blake, MD – Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Download the presentation here.

Nutrition and Wellness for Prostate Cancer Survivorship
Stacy Kennedy, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Russell Kennedy, Lovestone Wellness

Award Ceremony

Closing Keynote

Additional Session Presentations Available for Download:

Minimally Invasive Technniques in Screening and Management of Prostate Cancer:  Urine markers and active surveillance
William DeWolf, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Download presentation here. 

Shared Decision-Making for Prostate Cancer Screening
Mary McNaughton-Collins, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Download presentation here.

A Primer on the Advances of Prostate Cancer Treatment
Christopher Sweeney, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Download presentation here.

Managing The Side Effects of prostate Cancer Treatment:  Options for urinary incontinence and sexual dysfunction
Robert Eyre, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Download presentation here.

Special Thanks to our 2013 Sponsors 
  • MPCC
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health
  • The TJX Companies, Inc.
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Genentech
  • The Barron Center for Mens’ Health at Mt. Auburn Hospital