CURE Media Group, which reaches over 1 million patients, survivors and caregivers across an industry-leading multichannel platform devoted solely to cancer updates, research and education, will host a patient-track meeting on Saturday, March 9, at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach in Florida during the Physicians’ Education Resource ® Miami Breast Cancer Conference ®.
“We are excited to host a patient-focused track for the first time at this year’s Miami Breast Cancer Conference ®,” said Michael J. Hennessy Jr., president of MJH Associates Inc., parent company of CURE® magazine. “This track gives patients the opportunity to network and educate themselves on important topics surrounding treatment, BRCA and clinical trials.”
The keynote speaker for the meeting will be Patrick Borgen, M.D., chair of the department of surgery at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. The meeting will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Following an optional yoga session, attendees will be provided with breakfast and lunch between the many sessions and expert panels directed toward patients with breast cancer. Topics will include managing side effects of treatment, survivorship care planning, genetic counseling and psychosocial, behavioral and communication issues in breast cancer care.
CURE® ’s full-day, patient-focused event is hosted in tandem with the Miami Breast Cancer Conference ®. For 36 years, the Miami Breast Cancer Conference ® has brought together surgical, medical and radiation oncologists, as well as geneticists, pathologists, radiologists and supportive-care specialists, to foster attendees’ awareness of state-of-the-art treatments for all stages and subtypes of breast cancer. To learn more and to register for the patient track, click here. For more information and to register for the Miami Breast Cancer Conference ®, click here.
About CURE Media Group
CURE Media Group is the leading resource for cancer updates, research and education. It combines a full suite of media products, including its industry-leading website, CUREtoday.com; innovative video programs, such as “CURE Connections ® ”; a series of widely attended live events; and CURE® magazine, which reaches over 1 million readers, as well as the dynamic website for oncology nurses, OncNursingNews.com, and its companion, ® magazine. CURE Media Group is part of the Cranbury, New Jersey-based MJH Associates Inc. family of businesses, which includes the acclaimed OncLive® platform of resources for the practicing oncologist. For more information, visit http://www.curetoday.com and http://www.mjhassoc.com.
About Physicians’ Education Resource®(PER®)
Since 1995, PER ® has been dedicated to advancing cancer care through professional education and now furthers patient care and treatment strategies on a wide variety of chronic illnesses and diseases. In 2016, PER ® initiated continuing medical education (CME) programming in the cardiovascular and endocrinology areas and continues to grow its therapeutic reach outside oncology. PER ® remains the leading provider of live, online and print CME activities related to oncology and hematology. The high-quality, evidence-based activities feature leading distinguished experts who focus on the application of practice-changing advances. PER ® is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the California Board of Registered Nursing. PER ® is part of the Cranbury, New Jersey-based MJH Associates Inc. family of businesses. Learn more at http://www.gotoper.com and http://www.mjhassoc.com.
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