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Event

August 24, 2011

Location:
Oak Hills Country Club
5403 Fredericksburg Road
San Antonio, TX  78229
210-349-5151
 
Event Details:
When it comes to women’s health care, innovations in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer herald good news for the millions who are touched by the disease every day. In San Antonio, three women working in health care – Dr. Amy Lang, Dr. Sharon Wilks and Dr. Shelly Gunn – have received national recognition for their latest findings and treatment successes in breast cancer health.
 
Learn more about them and what they and others have discovered. Find out why diet and exercise cut your risk by half, and what is being done to maximize effectiveness of care through personalized medicine approaches. You will have the opportunity to comfortably discuss and ask questions of all three physicians and learn what drives their personal focus and passion for curing breast cancer.
 
Speakers:
PREVENTION: Amy S. Lang, M.D., Medical Oncologist, The START Center for Cancer Care
TREATMENT: Sharon T. Wilks, M.D., F.A.C.P., Medical Oncologist, Cancer Care Centers of South Texas
DIAGNOSTICS:  Shelly R. Gunn, M.D., Ph.D., Genomic Pathologist, Consultant to the The START Center for Cancer Care and Medical Director, Combimatrix, Irvine, CA
 
Learning Objectives:

1.  Gain insight into ongoing “state of the art” efforts to prevent, diagnose and treat breast cancer
2.  Discover what efforts are here within San Antonio’s healthcare community
3.  Learn what you can do to prevent/reduce the risk of breast cancer from occurring or re-occurring
4.  Understand the concept of personalized diagnostics
5.  Understand the choices for treatment and the important role of diagnostics in determining treatment
 
Agenda:
5:30 – 6:30 PM           Registration/Networking/Appetizers/Cash Bar
6:30 – 7:55 PM           Panel discussion with audience interaction
7:55 – 8:00 PM           Closing Remarks/Evaluations
 
Eligibility:
Open to HBA members and non-members
 
Registration:

Onsite registration is allowed. Online registration is open through Sunday, August 21, 2011.  Space is limited to the first 100 registrants
 
Members:
$35.00 through Sunday, August 21, 2011
$45.00 onsite registration
 
Prospective New Members:
$50.00 through Sunday, August 21, 2011
$60.00 onsite registration
 
Breast Cancer Patients/Survivors – limit 25 persons
$25.00 through Sunday, August 21. 2011
 
Cancellation/Refund Information:
Cancellations/Refunds must be submitted in writing to events@hbanet.org by Wednesday, August 17, 2011.
No refunds are available after this date.
 
Click here to register.
 
Event Questions/Support:
- Program Information/Details:  absalamone@aol.com
- Membership Questions: Contact membership@hbanet.org or 973-575-0606
- Trouble with Online Registration: Contact events@hbanet.org or 919-758-8777

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