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    Annual Cancer Conference
    November 29, 2011

    Conference Attendees
    Conference Exhibitors

    Agenda and Presentations
    7:45 - 8:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
    8:30 - 9:00

    Welcome and Opening Remarks
    Courtney Lewis, M.P.H., Maryland DHMH Center for Cancer Surveillance and Control 
    Kathy Helzlsouer, M.D., M.H.S., Mercy Medical Center, Maryland State Council on Cancer Control 
    Frances B. Phillips, R.N., M.H.A., Deputy Secretary for Public Health Services, Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

    9:00 - 9:45

    Comprehensive Cancer Control: The Time for Real Collaboration is Now! 
    Tom Kean, M.P.H., Executive Director, C-Change

    9:45 - 10:00


    10:00 - 10:45

    Cancer Disparities - Solutions for Maryland
    E. Albert Reece, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A., Dean, University of Maryland School of Medicine

    10:45 - 11:15

    American Cancer Society Cancer Prevention Study (CPS-3)
    Lynn Erdman, R.N., M.N., O.C.N.S., Vice President of Medical Affairs, American Cancer Society South Atlantic Division

    11:15 - 11:45

    Colorectal Cancer in Maryland: Successes and Future Direction
    Diane Dwyer, M.D., Maryland DHMH Center for Cancer Surveillance and Control

    11:45 - 12:00

    Cancer Council Service Awards and Martin D. Abeloff Award Presentation
    Kathy Helzlsouer, M.D., M.H.S.

    12:00 - 1:15 Networking Lunch
    1:15 - 2:30

    Panel: Promising Practices and Ideas for Cancer Plan Implementation

    2:30 - 3:00

    Maryland Cancer Centers and the Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan
    Kevin Cullen, M.D., University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center
    William Nelson, M.D., Ph.D., Kimmel Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins

    3:15 Closing Remarks 
    Courtney Lewis, M.P.H.
      *The Maryland Cancer Collaborative will meet immediately following the Conference, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.