The 22nd Annual Maryland State Council on Cancer Control Cancer Conference
Tuesday, November 17, 2015


Anne Arundel Medical Center Doordan Conference Center

Cancer Conference Agenda

Conference Presenters



Update of Maryland Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan
Meredith Truss, MPP

Primary Prevention of Cancer:  Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
Douglas Lowy, MD

High Burden Cancers in Maryland:  Role of Diet in High Burden Cancers
Joanne Dorgan PhD, MPH

Cancer Survivorship, Palliative Care, and Hospice Care:  Cancer in the Workplace
Terry Langbaum, MHS

Cancer Survivorship, Palliative Care, and Hospice Care:  Financial Side Effects of Cancer Care
Barry Meisenberg, MD

Closing the Gap:  Hispanic/Latino Women and Breast Cancer
Cara Rozaieski and Elizabeth Martinez

The Future is Here:  Low Dose Computed Tomography for Adults at High Risk of Lung Cancer​
Maryam Doroudi, PhD, MPH

Building a Palliative Care Program from the Inside Out
Patsy Astarita, LCSW-C, OSW-C and Michelle Abramowski, MSN, CRNP

Cancer Center Research Highlights:  University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center​
Kevin Cullen, MD

Cancer Center Research Highlights:  Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center​
William Nelson, MD, PhD


Conference Attendees


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