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    Saturday
    October 18, 2014
    8 a.m. - noon

    This event free and open to the public.

    Location:

    Crowne Plaza Hotel
    801 Greenwich Avenue
    Warwick, RI 02886
    401-444-4800
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    The schedule below provides a general overview of the day. A more detailed program schedule will be available on the day of the event.

    8 a.m.   Registration, exhibits and beverages  
    8:30 a.m.   Welcome and opening remarks

    Theresa A. Graves, MD
    Director of the Breast Center
    Comprehensive Cancer Center, Rhode Island Hospital

    Nicholas P. Dominick, Jr.
    Senior Vice President, Diagnostic and Support Services
    Rhode Island Hospital
    8:35 a.m.   Panel Discussion

    Theresa A. Graves, MD, moderator

    Survivorship in the Continuum of Care
    Lucia Fontes-Borts, FNP, MSN
    Hematology/Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital

    Advances in the Treatment of Early Stage Breast Cancer
    Rochelle Strenger, MD
    Section Chief, Breast Oncology, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Comprehensive Cancer Center

    Breast Surgery Advancement: Less is More
    Doreen L. Wiggins, MD
    Director, Women’s Cancer Survivorship Program, Women’s Medicine Collaborative

    9:35 a.m.   Q & A  
    9:45 a.m.   Brunch and seating for keynote  
    10:10 a.m.   Keynote Presentation: Move on to Better Health!
    Sherry Lebed Davis
    Davis, a breast cancer survivor, will share aspects of her Healthy Steps program, which has enhanced the well-being of those with cancer or other medical conditions. She will share stories illustrating how movement, music and fun can help us heal, thrive and move on to a better quality of life.
    11:50 a.m.   Closing remarks, prize drawings and book signing