CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, presents the latest State of the Science Summit™ on breast cancer taking place on April 19 at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton in Santa Monica, California. The summit will focus on updates from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) and the 35th Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference (MBCC).
This brief educational event features leading breast cancer experts. The presenters will discuss topics including, controversies in management of HR-positive early-stage disease, HER2-positive breast cancer in curative setting, evidence-based surgical management of non-metastatic breast cancer and integration of nutrition and health into survivorship. The presenters will also engage in a peer exchange panel discussion and address audience questions.
The meeting will be co-chaired Sara Hurvitz M.D., medical oncologist, Ronald Reagan University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center and Dennis Slamon, M.D., Ph.D., director of clinical/ translational research, director, Revlon/UCLA Women’s Cancer Research Program, UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Distinguished speakers from Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center are:
• Rena Callahan, M.D., assistant clinical professor
• Maggie DiNome, M.D., chief of breast surgery, system director of breast health
• Kelly McCann, M.D., medical hematology/ oncology specialist
• Susan McCloskey, MD, MSHS, assistant professor of radiation oncology
• Aashini Master, DO, primary physician, high risk breast program
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.
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.