2014 Symposium Sessions

The 2014 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 and download select presentations here. Help us spread this information about prostate cancer by sharing this content with friends, family and colleagues.

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Greetings

Mark Kennedy
Executive Director, Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Coalition

 

Opening Keynote

Eric Klein, MD
Chairman, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic
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Educational Sessions

Can Men with Prostate Cancer Ever Receive Testosterone Therapy?

Abraham Morgentaler, MD
Men’s Health Boston, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

 

Prostate Cancer and the Psyche

John Peteet, MD
Brigham and Woman’s Hospital

 

William Tinney – Charles Austin Award Recipient

 

Luncheon Conclusion

 

Session Presentations Available for Download:

An Update for Primary Care Physicians: Using patient-reported outcomes to enable patient- centered prostate cancer care
Peter Chang, MD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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Choosing the Right Patient for Active Surveillance
Eric Klein, MD, Chairman, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic
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Contemporary Management of Advanced Prostate Cancer
Rick Lee, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital
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Genetic Research: Developments in prostate cancer
Eliezer Van Allen, MD, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
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Outreach to High Risk Men – What is happening in Massachusetts
Anita Christie, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Mark Kennedy, Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Coalition
Dalton Skerritt, Center for the Elimination of Health and Social Inequities and Disparities (CEHSID)
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Imaging of Prostate Cancer: Creating your strategic plan
Maryellen Sun, MD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
Glenn Bubley, MD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 
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Special Thanks to our 2014 Sponsors:
  • Massachusetts Department of Public Health
  • Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Coalition
  • Peter and Connie Lacaillade
  • Garth and Lindsay Greimann
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • John Carberry
  • Patricia and Hall Swaim
  • Institute of Urology, Lahey Clinic
  • Barron Center for Men’s Health at Mount Auburn Hospital