Joining FORCEs Conference

Joining FORCEs Against Hereditary Cancer is an international conference designed by and for people and families affected by hereditary cancer or a BRCA mutation.

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Annual Conference

June 18-20, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA at the Philadelphia Downtown Marriott.

 

Course Directors

Sue FriedmanSusan Friedman, DVM
Founder and Executive Director
FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered
Tampa, FL


Susan Domchek MD Susan Domchek, MD
Executive Director
Basser Professor of Oncology
Basser Research Center for BRCA
Abramson Cancer Center
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA


Rebecca Sutphen, MDRebecca Sutphen, MD
University of South Florida College of Medicine
Tampa, FL

Confirmed Faculty

Andrew Ashikri, MD
Ashikari Breast Center
Dobbs Ferry, NY

Alan Ashworth, PhD
UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
San Francisco, CA

Sharon Bober, PhD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

Rachel Brem, MD
George Washington University
Washington, DC

Mary Daly, MD, PhD
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Philadelphia, PA

Debra Duquette, CGC
Michigan Department of Community Health
Lansing, MI

C. Neill Epperson, MD
Basser Research Center for BRCA
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Lanie Francis, MD
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Judy Garber MDJudy Garber, MD, MPH
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

Clarisa Gracia, MD
Basser Research Center for BRCA
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Michael Hall, MD
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Philadelphia, PA

Karen Hurley, PhD
Clinical Psychologist, Hereditary Cancer Risk
New York, NY

Joanne Jeter, MD
University of Arizona Cancer Center
Tucson, AZ

Suhail Kanchwala, MD
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Beth Karlan, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Noah Kauff, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Andrew Kaunitz MDAndrew Kaunitz, MD
University of Florida College of Medicine
Jacksonville, FL

Jennifer Klemp, PhD, MPH
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS

Elise Kohn, MD
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, MD

Allison Kurian, MD
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

Jennifer Leib
CRD Associates
Washington, DC

Dr. LevineJoshua Levine, MD
The Center for Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction
New York, NY

Jennifer Litton, MD
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Marga Massey, MD
The Dr. Marga Practice Group
Charleston, SC

Kara Maxwell, MD, PhD
Basser Research Center for BRCA
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Katherine Nathanson, MD
Basser Research Center for BRCA
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Steven Narod MDSteven Narod, MD
Women’s College Research Institute
Toronto, ON

Melanie Nix
Breast Cancer Comfort Site
University Park, MD

Renee Pieroth, RD
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Philadelphia, PA

Anya Prince, Esq.
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

Timothy Rebbeck, PhD
Basser Research Center for BRCA
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Lisa Rezende, PhD
FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered
Tucson, AZ

Anil Rustgi, MD
Basser Research Center for BRCA
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Lisa Schlager
FORCE:  Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered
Washington, DC

Diljeet Singh, MD, DrPh
Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group
Washington, DC

Ann Steiner, MD
University of Pennsylvania
Radnor, PA

Kathy SteligoKathy Steligo
Author The Breast Reconstruction Guidebook
and Confronting Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer
San Carlos, CA

Scott Sullivan, MD
Center for Restorative Breast Surgery
New Orleans, LA

Melinda Telli, MD
Stanford University Cancer Center
Stanford, CA

Susan Vadaparampil, PhD, MPH
Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, FL

2014 Conference Videos

Watch the videos from a variety of presenters at our 2014 Joining FORCEs conference.

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