This year, about 246,000 women will receive a breast cancer diagnosis. But thanks to advances in detection and treatment, there is a decrease in breast cancer deaths among U.S. women. Join Stanford Medicine doctors as they discuss breast cancer care and the latest updates in screening, treatment, clinical research, reconstruction and survivorship.
Learn from breast specialists about:
• Medical and surgical treatments including targeted therapy
• Latest advances in radiation therapy, including accelerated partial breast irradiation
• Clinical research and cancer genetics
• Breast reconstruction options (Special Break-out Session)
Stanford’s breast cancer experts will share the latest information and answer your questions.
Carl Bertelsen, MD
Kathleen Horst, MD
Arash Momeni, MD
Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon
Lidia Schapira, MD
George Sledge Jr., MD
9:30am - 11am
Breakout Session on Breast Reconstruction with Arash Momeni, MD
and Dung Nguyen, MD.
11:15am - 12noon