Joining FORCEs Against Hereditary Cancer is an international conference designed by and for people and families affected by hereditary cancer or a BRCA mutation.
June 18-20, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA at the Philadelphia Downtown Marriott.
3:00 - 6:00 PM Registration
8:00 - 10 PM Welcome Reception (additional fee)
7:00 - 8:50 AM Registration and Networking Breakfast:
9:00 - 10:00 AM General Session
Welcome and Opening remarks
Speakers: Sue Friedman; Rebecca Sutphen, MD; Beth Stearman; Karen Hurley, PhD; and Barbara Pfeiffer
10:05 - 10:55 AM Morning Break
11:00 AM - 12:25 PM Concurrent Session I (choose one of the following):
12:30 - 1:35 PM Networking lunch - box lunch provided
3:10 - 4:00 PM Afternoon Break
4:05 - 5:30 PM Concurrent Session III (choose one of the following):
7:30 - 8:55 AM Ask the Experts – Roundtable Breakfast
Description: Breakfast session where conference attendees can meet some of conference speakers and ask questions in an informal setting.
9:00 -10:50 AM General Session: What's New in HBOC Research?
Speakers: Alan Ashworth, Ph D, Katherine Nathanson; MD Rebecca Sutphen, MD
Description: Learn the latest research on HBOC including discussion of PARP inhibitors, cancer genetics, and patient-centered outcomes research.
11:00 AM- 12:25 PM Concurrent Session IV (choose one of the following):
12:30 - 2:10 PM Lunch and Spirit of Empowerment Awards
3:45 - 4:30 PM Afternoon Break
4:35 - 6:00 PM Breakout Session: