2017 MPCC Annual Symposium
The 20th Annual Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Symposium — leading prostate cancer specialists provide up-to-date information on the latest in prostate cancer treatment and research — in user-friendly language!
Friday, May 12, 2017 – 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Boston Marriott Copley Place, 110 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AT NO CHARGE
We are pleased to present the 20th anniversary prostate cancer symposium featuring keynote speakers from the last 20 years! These outstanding individuals will discuss “State of the Art — State of the Disease” in three separate panels that highlight how the diagnosis, treatment and research on prostate cancer have evolved — and what the future holds.
Don’t miss this outstanding event especially designed for men-at-risk, newly diagnosed, survivors, and their families. Primary care doctors are also encouraged to attend.
For more information, call 617.482.3044.
State of the Art — State of the Disease
The symposium includes three panels featuring leaders in the field of prostate cancer.
Prevention and Screening
Peter C. Albertsen, MD, UConn Health Center
J. Jacques Carter, MD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Marc B. Garnick, MD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Andrew Vickers, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Active Surveillance and Early Stage Disease
Clair J. Beard, MD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Adam S. Kibel, MD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Eric A. Klein, MD, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute Cleveland Clinic
Laurence Klotz, MD, University of Toronto
Clare M. Tempany, MD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Metastatic Disease and Research
William G. Nelson, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Susan F. Slovin, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Mary-Ellen Taplin, MD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Tania Barber, Caring Health Center
Anita Christie, Massachusetts Department of Health
Juan Cofield, New England Area Conference, NAACP
Antonio Delesline, MOCHA
Thomas Farrington, Prostate Health Education Network, Inc. (PHEN)
Rep. Russell Holmes, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Philip Kantoff, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Toni McGuire, Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center
Myechia Minter-Jordan, MD, Dimock Street Community Health Center
Bill Rodgers, Four-time winner of the Boston Marathon
William Shipley, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital
Faina Shtern, MD, AdMeTech Foundation
Frederica Williams, Whittier Street Community Health Center