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Women’s Cancer Symposium, Second Annual

2020 | Date and Location TBD

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Symposium Overview

 

The Miami Cancer Institute Second Annual Women’s Cancer Symposium brings together a distinguished faculty from Harvard, Memorial Sloan Kettering and Miami Cancer Institute for a two-day symposium that will focus on the medical management of common and important challenges facing health-care professionals who care for women with cancer.  The multispecialty approach allows participants to explore new diagnoses and cutting-edge treatment options for various areas of breast and ovarian cancer patient care in a concise symposium format. ​

​Symposium Directors

Gladys L. Giron, M.D., FACS
Starr K. Mautner, M.D., FACS
Nicholas C. Lambrou, M.D., FACOG
John P. Diaz, M.D., FACOG​

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Topics this year.

Topics This Year

  • Management of High -risk Breast Cancer Patients
  • Ovarian Cancer: Recent Innovations and Standards of Care
  • Serous Tubal Intraepithelial Carcinoma (STIC) Tumors
  • Fertility Options for Cancer Survivors
  • Proton Therapy in Breast Cancer: Rationale, Applications and Challenges
  • The Evolution of Treatment for HER2+ Breast Cancer
  • The BRCA Patient and Gynecologic Options
  • Being a Voice for the Voiceless: How We Can Improve Breast Cancer Care for All
  • Updates in Breast Imaging
  • For a complete list of topics, please refer to agenda
Topics this year.

Who Should Attend

  • Breast Surgeons
  • General Surgeons
  • Plastic Surgeons
  • General Practitioners
  • Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Oncologists
  • Medical Oncologists
  • Physiatrists
  • Other interested healthcare professionals
  • Geneticists
  • Nurses
  • Pathologists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Radiologists
Sponsorship & Exhibit Information

Sponsorship & Exhibit Information

On behalf of the symposium directors and the Baptist Health Continuing Medical Education Department we are pleased to invite you and your company to participate as a sponsor and exhibitor at our upcoming event.

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Educational Objectives

Educational Objectives

Learn about the objectives that will be covered for this symposium.

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International Attendees

International Attendees

Baptist Health South Florida is pleased to extend a discount to International Healthcare Professionals. Availability of this discount is limited. 

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Agenda

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Faculty

Gladys L. Giron, M.D., FACS

Gladys L. Giron, M.D., FACS

Breast Surgical Oncology
Cancer Liaison Physician
Miami Cancer Institute ​

Starr K. Mautner, M.D., FACS

Starr K. Mautner, M.D., FACS

Breast Surgical Oncology
Cancer Liaison Physician
Miami Cancer Institute​

Nicholas C. Lambrou, M.D., FACOG

Nicholas C. Lambrou, M.D., FACOG

Chief Robotic Surgery
Baptist Health South Florida
Chair Gynecologic Oncology
Miami Cancer Institute​

John P. Diaz, M.D., FACOG

John P. Diaz, M.D., FACOG

Director of Gynecologic Minimally Invasive Surgery
Baptist Health South Florida
Lead Physician Clinical Research
Gynecologic Oncology Clinical Trials
Miami Cancer Institute ​

Nancy G. Brinker

Nancy G. Brinker

Cancer Advocate and Global Consultant
Susan G. Komen

Adrian Cristian M.D., MHCM

Adrian Cristian M.D., MHCM

Chief, Cancer Rehabilitation
Miami Cancer Institute

M. Beatriz Currier, M.D.

M. Beatriz Currier, M.D.

Medical Director
Cancer Patient Support Center
Chief, Psychosocial Oncology
Miami Cancer Institute

Gary Deng, M.D., Ph.D.

Gary Deng, M.D., Ph.D.

Medical Director, Bendheim Integrative Medicine Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Marcio Fagundes, M.D.

Marcio Fagundes, M.D.

Medical Director – Radiation Oncology
Miami Cancer Institute

Allie Garcia-Serra, M.D.

Allie Garcia-Serra, M.D.

Radiation Oncology
Miami Cancer Institute

Ginger J. Gardner, M.D., FACOG

Ginger J. Gardner, M.D., FACOG

Vice Chair of Hospital Operations, Department of Surgery
Physician Lead, Gynecology Disease Management Team Alliance
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center​

Arelis E. Mártir-Negrón, M.D., FACMG

Arelis E. Mártir-Negrón, M.D., FACMG

Medical Director, Division of Clinical Genetics
Center for Genomic Medicine
Miami Cancer Institute

Deepa Masrani, M.D.

Deepa Masrani, M.D.

Diagnostic Radiology
Miami Cancer Institute

Miguel A. Medina III, M.D.

Miguel A. Medina III, M.D.

Director of Microsurgery
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Miami Cancer Institute

Niloofar Nasseri-Nik, M.D.

Niloofar Nasseri-Nik, M.D.

Pathologist
Miami Cancer Institute

Steven J. Ory, M.D.

Steven J. Ory, M.D.

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Florida International University
Partner, IVF Florida
Infertility – Reproduction Endocrinology
Miami Cancer Institute

Melissa L. Pilewskie, M.D., FACS

Melissa L. Pilewskie, M.D., FACS

Surgeon
Memorial Sloan Kettering

Ann E. Podrasky, M.D.

Ann E. Podrasky, M.D.

Diagnostic Radiology

Harry M. Salinas, M.D.

Harry M. Salinas, M.D.

Plastic Surgeon ​

Eric P. Winer, M.D.

Eric P. Winer, M.D.

SVP for Medical Affairs
Chief, Division of Breast Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Jill S. Waibel, M.D.

Jill S. Waibel, M.D.

Owner and Medical Director, Miami Dermatology & Laser Institute
Medical Director, Miami Cancer Institute’s Multidisciplinary Skin Cancer Clinic
Subsection Chief of Dermatology, Baptist Hospital of Miami
Assistant Voluntary Professor, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

 Faculty Disclosures

Faculty Disclosures

Ms. Brinker has indicated that she has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, she is a consultant for Hologic and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Dr. Cristian has indicated that he has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, he receives book royalties from Demos Medical Publishers, Elsevier Medical Publishers and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

M. Beatriz Currier, M.D., indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Gary Deng, M.D., Ph.D., indicated that neither he nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

John P. Diaz, M.D. indicated that neither he nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Marcio Fagundes, M.D., indicated that neither he nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Allie Garcia-Serra, M.D., indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Ginger J. Gardner, M.D., indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Arelis E. Mártir-Negrón, M.D., FACMG, indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Deepa Masrani, M.D., indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Miguel A. Medina III, M.D., indicated that neither he nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Niloofar Nasseri-Nik, M.D., indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Steven J. Ory, M.D., indicated that neither he nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Melissa L. Pilewskie, MD., FACS, indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Ann E. Podrasky, M.D., indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Harry M. Salinas, M.D., indicated that neither he nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Eric P. Winer, M.D., indicated that he has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies. He is a consultant with Genentech, LEAP, Lilly, Carrick Therapeutics and GSK. He is also a stock/shareholder with Verastem. He will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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​​Symposium Registration

Registration Fees

2019 Rates
Physicians (M.D., D.O., Psy.D., Ph.D.)       $175**
Other Healthcare Professionals $95
Baptist Health Employees                                   $60 ($35 Fri. - $25 Sat.)
Internation​al Attendees​*


​Registration fee includes continental breakfast and lunch on Friday and continental breakfast ​and break on Saturday.

**Groups of 3 or more physicians who register together are eligible for a 20% discount.

*International physicians are eligible for a 20% discount. 


The following options are available to expedite your symposium registrations:

Mail registration with check payment only to
Baptist Health CME Department, 
8900 North Kendall Drive, 
Miami, Florida 33176.


Guest Attendance Policy

All symposium activities (including educational sessions, meal functions, exhibit hall, etc.) are exclusively reserved for registered symposium attendees. Non-registered guests (including children, family members, colleagues, etc.) ​are not allowed in the symposium areas. Badges provided at registration are required for entrance into all functions and will be strictly enforced.

  

 In consideration of the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact us to determine your special service requirements.​

 

Cancelation Policy
Changes may occur that are beyond our control. In the unforeseen event the symposium is canceled, Baptist Health will refund attendees the entire amount of their registration fees. If you are traveling from outside of the area, we strongly suggest purchasing travel insurance.

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Location & Accommodations

Location & Accommodations

Hilton Miami Dadeland boasts an ideal location in the heart of South Miami’s hottest attractions. The area’s most iconic shopping center, Dadeland Mall is just two miles away and we are only three miles from Fairchild Tropical Gardens. Explore the wildlife, plants and exhibits at Zoo Miami, home of Florida’s largest and oldest zoological garden.

You’ll find fun in the sand and sun just minutes away at Miami’s beautiful beaches, and with the Metro Rail station just 1.5 miles from our hotel, you have easy access to Miami Airport and Downtown Miami. The neighboring popular hot spots of Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Homestead, Key Biscayne and The Keys are just a short drive away.

Make your hotel reservation now by calling 786-975-1920 or booking at www.miamidadeland.hilton.com​ mention code Wocasy to receive the special group rate of $189, plus applicable taxes. 

Hurry! Make your reservation today. The special group rate ends Thursday, March 28, 2019.  Rates are based on availability.  

For additional tourist information, including a host of annual art festivals and events, please visit miamiandbeaches.com.


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Contact Us

To help us serve you better, please fill out the form below completely.

To expedite your request, you can contact us directly by phone at 78​6-596-2398.

You may also mail your request to:

Continuing Medical Education Department
Baptist Health South Florida​
8900 N. Kendall Drive​
Miami, Florida 33176

 

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