CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OncLive®, the nation’s leading multimedia resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to offer the best patient care, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on breast cancer Thursday, Aug. 1, 5-9 :30 p.m. at the Garden City Hotel in Long Island, New York. The summit will be co-chaired by Nina D’Abreo, M.D., clinical assistant professor, and Douglas Marks, M.D., clinical instructor, department of medicine at NYU Langone and members of its Perlmutter Cancer Center.
This interactive and educational meeting will discuss novel treatments for patients with breast cancer. Expert presenters will delve into informative topics facing breast cancer specialists, oncologists, nurses and other medical professionals, such as management of hormone receptive-positive/HER2-negative early stage disease, updates in metastatic hormone receptor-positive/HER2-negative disease, management of axilla, the role of radiation in early breast cancer, HER2-positive breast cancer and triple-negative breast cancer. The presenters will also engage in a peer exchange and address audience questions.
Presenters for the summit will include the following experts from NYU Langone and its Perlmutter Cancer Center:
- Sylvia Adams, M.D., professor, department of medicine, and director, clinical research, breast cancer disease management group
- Donna Catell, M.D., clinical assistant professor, department of radiation oncology
- Shubhada Dhage, M.D., director, breast surgical services; associate director, breast health program, NYU Winthrop Hospital; and assistant professor, department of surgery
- Alexander Hindenburg, M.D., clinical assistant professor, department of medicine
State of the Science Summit™ is a premier conference series, hosted by OncLive®, that features medical experts from across the nation discussing treatment options. Each summit integrates academic and community-based physicians and health care professionals across key disciplines, 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 https://www.onclive.com/meetings/soss or contact Kayla Collins at email@example.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 the MJH Associates, Inc., Oncology Specialty Group, which publishes OncologyLive®, Oncology Nursing News® and more. MJH Associates, Inc., 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.