Local healthcare leaders 21st Century Oncology and Lee Memorial Health System are offering a complimentary women’s symposium on cancer. This event will focus on cancers significant to women including prevention, screening, treatment and therapy, genetics, and the importance of specialized care.
Today, one-third of all women in America will develop cancer during their lifetime.Becoming aware and implementing key changes in your lifestyle can reduce the risk of developing this disease. Knowledge is our best defense!
Keynote Speaker: Sharon MacDonald – LMHS Chief Administrative Officer – Oncology and Home Health
Breast Cancer: What is Your Genetic Risk: Samith Sandadi, MD
Nutrition & Cancer: Tell Me What to Eat – Nutrition for Cancer Prevention, Survivorship and Beyond – Valerie Butram
Fashion Show by Cabi Fashions
Ovarian Cancer: Is it Really Silent? James Orr, MD
Colon Cancer: Does Anything Come Between you and Your Genes? Janette Gaw, MD
Prostate Cancer:“A Woman’s Guide to the Prostate” – Joanna Chon, MD
Expert Panel: What You’ve Always Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask
Closing Remarks: Daniel Dosoretz, MD (21st Century Oncology); Sharon MacDonald (Lee Memorial Health System)