2019 Komen CSNJ Breast Cancer Conference

2019 Breast Cancer Conference:
Advancing the Practice of Patient-Centered Care

Friday, January 18, 2019
9 am – 2 pm

Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Busch Student Center
604 Bartholomew Rd | Piscataway Township, NJ 08854

Advancing the Practice of Patient-Centered Care is a conference for the breast cancer care community. The purpose of the conference is to examine patient-centered innovations in breast cancer care delivery and promising concepts for improving patient outcomes and experience. The conference will consist of opening remarks, a keynote address, research preview, four breakout sessions, and networking opportunities.

Jointly Provided by Susan G. Komen Central and South Jersey and American Academy of CME, Inc.

All guests MUST register their vehicles before parking at the event.
Lots 51, 59, 60B & 67 will be open to Conference participants.
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CME/CNE Credit Available.

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Conference Schedule

Subject to change/substitutions

9 am – 10 am
Check-In & Breakfast Presentation
Breakfast Presentation Sponsored by Genomic Health*
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10 am – 10:45 am
Executive Welcome: Karen Correa, MS, Ph.D., CCRA
Keynote Address: Sharon L. Manne, Ph.D.

10:45 am – 11:45 am
First Session
Choose one of three. See below for details.

11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Lunch & Research Preview

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Second Session
Choose one of two. See below for details.

1:45 pm – 2 pm
Closing Remarks

Session Topics & Speakers

Breakout sessions will be held from 10:45 am – 11:45 am and 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm, allowing participants to attend two sessions of their choice.

Executive Welcome & Keynote Speaker

Executive Welcome
Karen Correa, MS, Ph.D., CCRA
Keynote Speaker
Sharon L. Manne, Ph.D.

Morning Sessions

Topic: Team-based Approaches to Patient-Centered Care: Staffing Matters
Speaker: Linda Flynn, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, Professor, Director, Ph.D. Program, Rutgers School of Nursing

Topic: Health Literacy Preparedness: Approaches, Techniques, and Tools
Speaker: Bill Jamison, Instructor, Office of Continuing Professional Education, Rutgers University 

Topic: Raising Awareness of Cultural Competence in a Multi-Cultural Workplace (Part 1)
Speaker: Keva White, LCADC, LSW, Consultant, VIP Community Services, Inc.

Afternoon Sessions

Topic: Patient Engagement Across the Cancer Continuum: Insights & Solutions
Speaker: Shawna Hudson, Ph.D., Professor, Research Division Chief, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Topic: Raising Awareness of Cultural Competence in a Multi-Cultural Workplace (Part 2)
Speaker: Keva White, LCADC, LSW, Consultant, VIP Community Services, Inc.

Research Preview

Topic: Patient-Centered Solutions for Improving Patient Symptoms & Quality of Life
Speaker: Dawn Hershman, MD, MS, Professor, Medicine and Epidemiology, Leader, Breast Cancer Program, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbia University, Komen Scholar, Susan G. Komen

 

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* CME/CNE credit will not be offered for the Breakfast Presentation.

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