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Inaugural Women’s Cancer Symposium

Friday-Saturday, April 5-6, 2019
Hilton Miami Dadeland

About Event

Symposium Overview


Miami Cancer Institute’s Inaugural Women’s Cancer Symposium brings together a distinguished faculty from Harvard University, 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 healthcare 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​

Topics this year.

Topics This Year

  • Applications of Proton Therapy for Breast Cancer Patients
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • STIC Tumors
  • Fertility Preservation in Breast Cancer and Gynecologic Patients
  • Ovarian Cancer Treatment Update
  • Imaging of the Gynecologic Cancer Patient
  • Genetics of Breast and Gynecologic Cancers
  • Implant-Associated Lymphoma
  • Fertility Options for Cancer Survivors
  • MRI Linac Applications
  • Advancing Survivorship Care
Topics this year.

Who Should Attend

  • Breast Surgeons
  • General Surgeons
  • Plastic Surgeons
  • General Practitioners
  • Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Oncologists
  • other interested healthcare professionals
  • Geneticists
  • Medical Oncologists
  • Nurses
  • Pathologists
  • Physiatrist
  • 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.



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

Upcoming Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

Visit our Continuing Medical Education Website for upcoming symposiums, as well as our local conferences and online courses, both available at no charge.

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John P. Diaz, M.D.

John P. Diaz, M.D.

​Gynecologic Oncology 

Gladys L. Giron, M.D., FACS

Gladys L. Giron, M.D., FACS

Surgical Breast Oncologist
Miami Cancer Institute 
Associate Medical Director 
Baptist Breast Center
Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery
Florida International University  
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Miami, Florida​

Nicholas C. Lambrou, M.D.

Nicholas C. Lambrou, M.D.

Gynecologic Oncologist 
Miami Cancer Institute
Chief of Robotic Surgery
Baptist Health South Florida
Miami, Florida ​

Starr K. Mautner, M.D.

Starr K. Mautner, M.D.

Breast Surgical Oncologist
Miami Cancer Institute
Clinical Assistant Professor
Florida International University 
Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Miami, Florida ​


​​Symposium Registration

Registration Fees

Coming soon. 

International Attendees​

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.

Registration Form​

Register online (Master Card, Visa, American Express)

Registration Online

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.


Americans with Disabilities Act

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.


Location & Accommodations

Location & Accommodations

Located in the heart of South Miami on the campus of Baptist Hospital and Miami Cancer Institute, we are 13 miles from Miami International Airport and 2 miles from Dadeland Center, Mall and Metro Station. We are also just minutes from Downtown Miami and its iconic beaches.


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