Artwork: Standing on the Rock, Strength of Woman Series by Ellen Rice, www.ellenrice.gallery
The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition's (DBCC) 22nd Annual Breast Cancer Update began as a small scientific meeting to update physicians about the latest trends in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment. Recognizing the importance of bringing the most up-to-date information to all health professionals, breast cancer survivors, and the general public, the program has grown to an annual forum of more than 350 attendees.
It is our goal to have programming that empowers our community in the fight against breast cancer. The Annual Breast Cancer Update allows us to bring nationally renowned speakers in the breast cancer field and gives us the opportunity to educate the community about the innovative research, treatment, and programs that are available in Delaware.
The 22nd Annual Breast Cancer Update will be held on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Dover Downs Hotel and Convention Center, Ballrooms B and C in Dover from 7:45 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Co-chaired by Nanci Mayer-Mihalski and Marilyn Hyte
Planning Committee: Connie Holdridge, Jan Jessup, Sally Maday, Mary McLaughlin, MD, Kelly Paustian, Amanda Perdue, Linda Powell, Meridith Rothstein, Lois Wilkinson, Dennis Witmer, MD, FACS, Katelyn Wright and Wilma Yu, MS, RN, CEN
As a result of this program, attendees will be able to:
Session I - Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Breast Cancer.
Update on DBCC Research Committee & Introduction of Research Grant Recipient
Session II - Recent Advances in Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Session III - Oncotype Testing
Session IV - Complementary Therapies (Acupuncture, Yoga and Massage, Medical Marijuana)
Please contact Kelly Paustian
or call 302-778-1102