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    Cancer Control Conference Presentations

    Cancer Issues and Challenges
    The 12th Maryland State Council on Cancer Control Conference
    November 16, 2005​

    S. Anthony McCann, Secretary, Maryland Dept. of Health & Mental Hygiene
    J. Richard Lilly, M.D., Chair, Maryland State Council on Cancer Control

    The Burden of Cancer in Maryland
    Diane Dwyer, M.D., Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

    Environmental Issues and Cancer

    Cancer and the Environment: Reflections from Cancer Alley ​

    Second-hand Smoke and Cancer: An Emerging Story 
    Anthony Alberg, P.h.D., MPH., Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public

    Cancer Screening and Detection: Best Practices

    Skin Cancer in Maryland

    Alison Ehrlich, M.D., MHS, George Washington University Prostate Cancer Screening and Early Detection: What is the best approach? William Nelson, M.D., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


    Emerging Issues in Cancer Control: The Cancer Center Perspective

    Martin Abeloff, M.D., Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Kevin Cullen, M.D, and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center

    Patient Navigation: Getting Our Patients What They Need in A Confusing Healthcare Environment

    NCI Patient Navigation Program & Federal Law Overview A. Roland Garcia, Ph.D., Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities Patient Navigation Catherine Brady-Copertino, R.N., M.S.N., O.C.N., Holy Cross Hospital Patient Nav​igation Models 
    Jessica Turgon, M.B.A. & Stacey B. Stephens, LCSW – C, University of Maryland, and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center

    Patient Navigation Story

    Mary Burke, Breast Cancer Survivor