OncLive® to Focus on Breast Cancer for its Latest State of the Science Summit

Featured speakers will be breast cancer experts from distinguished medical institutions

CRANBURY, N.J.--()--OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, announces State of the Summit Science: Breast Cancer, which will take place on March 29 at the Hilton Tampa Downtown in Tampa, Florida, from 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. The event will be chaired by Hatem Soliman, M.D., medical director of the clinical trials office at Moffitt Cancer Center.

This educational program is designed for oncology professionals to learn about novel treatment and management approaches in breast cancer. The distinguished faculty will delve into pressing issues facing the breast cancer community. These include treatment in premenopausal patients, ER-positive breast cancer in its early stages, reversing hormone resistance, and triple-negative breast cancer. The program features leading oncologists, who specialize in breast cancer.

The presenters for the event are:

  • Heather Han, M.D., research director and medical oncologist, department of breast oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center
  • Hung Khong, M.D., medical oncologist, Moffitt Cancer Center
  • Reshma Mahtani, D.O., assistant professor of clinical medicine, division of hematology/oncology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • Mark Pegram, M.D., professor – Med Center Line, medicine-oncology; associate director for clinical research, Stanford Cancer Institute; director, Stanford breast oncology program, Stanford Cancer Institute; co-director, translational oncology research program at Stanford, Stanford Cancer Institute

State of the Science Summit is a premier conference series hosted by OncLive® that features medical experts from across the nation. Aiming to discuss current treatment options, each summit integrates academic and community-based physicians and health care professionals from across key disciplines that range from medical and surgical oncology to hematology.

Registration is free and open to all health care professionals, and food and beverages will be served. For more information and to register, visit www.onclive.com/meetings/soss or contact Allison Cooper at ACooper@curetoday.com.

About OncLive®

A digital platform of resources for practicing oncologists, OncLive® offers oncology professionals information they can use to help provide the best patient care. OncLive.com is the official website for MJH Associates’ Oncology Specialty Group, which publishes OncologyLive®, Oncology Nursing News® and more. MJH Associates is a full-service health care communications company offering education, research and medical media, including curetoday.com and CURE® magazine, the largest U.S. consumer publication focused entirely on cancer. Combining science and humanity to make cancer understandable, CURE® reaches patients, cancer centers and advocacy groups.

Contacts

OncLive® Media
Theresa Burek, 609-325-4811
tburek@mjhassoc.com
or
Surabhi Verma, 609-716-7777, ext. 851
sverma@mjhassoc.com

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OncLive® to Focus on Breast Cancer for its Latest State of the Science Summit™

Contacts

OncLive® Media
Theresa Burek, 609-325-4811
tburek@mjhassoc.com
or
Surabhi Verma, 609-716-7777, ext. 851
sverma@mjhassoc.com