2013 Program


Thursday June 20, 2013

Chair: Claire Holloway
8:00-8:45 Keynote Symposia

Personalizing Breast Cancer Care – Where are we headed?
Dan Hayes

8:45-9:00 Q&A
Chair: David Warr
09:00-09:20 Personalized Screening
Ellen Warner
09:20-09:40 Personalized Approach to High Risk
Andrea Eisen
09:40-10:00 Personalized Approach to Imaging for Diagnosis
Derek Muradali
10:00-10:30 Case Presentations and Panel Discussion
Sandhya Pruthi, Andrea Eisen, Ellen Warner, Derek Muradali
10:30-10:50 BREAK
Chairs: Wedad Hanna & Jean-Philippe Pignol
10:50-11:10 Role of Pathology in Personalized Tx in Breast Cancer – Non-Genomic
Martin Chang
11:10-11:30 Role of Pathology in Personalized Tx in Breast Cancer – Genomic
Sunil S. Badve
11:30-11:50 Personalized Approach to Adjuvant Radiation Tx
Eileen Rakovitch
11:50-12:10 New Developments in Radiation Treatment
Anthony Fyles
12:10-12:30 Case presentation and Panel Discussion
Sunil S. Badve, Martin Chang, Anthony Fyles and Eileen Rakovitch
Chair: Dr. Shail Verma
13:00 -13:30 Personalized Approach to Adjuvant Systemic Tx
Stephen Chia
13:30-14:00 What will be next big adjuvant breakthrough?
John Mackey
14:00-14:30 Case Presentations and Discussion (Early Stage Breast Cancer)

  • Martin Chang
  • Caroline Chung
  • Christine Simmons
  • Yasmin Rahim
14:30-15:00 BREAK
Chairs: Christine Elser & Kathy Pritchard
15:00-15:20 Personalized Approach to Her2 positive MBC
Sunil Verma
15:20-15:40 Personalized Approach to Triple Negative MBC
Karen Gelmon
15:40-16:00 Personalized Approach to HR Positive MBC
Philippe Bedard
16:00-16:30 Case Presentations on Metastatic Breast Cancer

  • Eitan Amir
  • Nadia Califaretti
16:30-17:30 Keynote Symposia

Personalizing Breast Cancer Care – What have we achieved?
Funda Meric-Bernstam

17:30-18:30 Emmy Award Winning Breast Cancer Film Screening

Friday June 21, 2013

Chairs: Tulin Cil & Frances Wright
8:00-8:30 Prophylactic Mastectomy – is it an epidemic
May Lynn Quan
8:30-9:00 Breast Reconstruction – A personalized approach
Anne O’Neil
9:30-10:00 Selecting patient candidates for immediate or delayed breast reconstruction
Tulin Cil
9:30-10:00 Case Presentations and Discussion
Ralph George
Chairs: Eitan Amir & Jaime Escallon
10:00-10:30 BREAK
10:30-10:50 Ideal patients for neoadjuvant chemo
Christine Simmons
10:50-11:10 Response to chemo after NAT and the planning of surgery
JF Boileau
11:10-11:30 Role of Radiation – pre-op or post NAT
Caroline Chung
11:30-12:30 Case Presentations & Discussion – Neoadjuvant Therapy

  • Greg Czarnota
  • Sonal Gandhi
  • Jaime Escallon

Symposium Surgeons

Chair: Jaime Escallon

14:00-14:30 Use of molecular testing to make clinical decisions in early breast cancer
Wey Leong
14:30-15:00 How to reduce the number of positive margins
Michael Reedjik
15:00-15:30 MRI the surgeons perspective
Jaime Escallon
15:30-16:00 Why do we make significant changes in our practice as surgical oncologist
Frances Wright
16:00-16:30 Pitfalls in interpreting the synoptic pathology report
Martin Chang

Symposium Primary Care Practitioners

13:00-13:25 What’s new in screening/ How do I do a personalized risk assessment
Ruth Heisey
13:30-14:30 Case based approach to personalized risk assessment and management

  • Ruth Heisey
  • Sandhya Pruthi (Mayo Clinic)
  • Therese Bartholomew (MD Anderson)
14:30-14:50 Panel Discussion
14:50-15:00 Break
15:00-15:30 Diagnosing breast cancer and benign breast disease

  • Sandy Fawcett, NP
  • Supriya Kulkarni
15:30-16:00 Follow-up after early breast cancer
Eitan Amir

Dr Sunil Verma, co-chair, discusses the 2013 Canadian Breast Cancer Symposium program.