Northwest Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference

Agenda

Friday, October 26, 2018

11:30 am REGISTRATION
12:15 pm Massage sessions begin
(1st floor, Blue room)
Amy Sortor, Massage Therapist

Improving Quality of Life

12:15- 12:20 pm Welcome to the Northwest Metastatic and Lobular BC Conference! Teri Pollastro, Conference Co-Chair
Lynda Weatherby, MHA, Conference Co-Chair
12:20-12:40 pm Addressing the Collateral Damage of Metastatic Breast Cancer Treatments Leah Eshraghi, MPH, Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation
12:40 - 12:50 pm Q & A Andrea Hutton, Patient Advocate
12:50 - 1:10 pm Improve Your Quality of Life (and Destroy Cancer’s): Diet, exercise and healthy living Julie Gralow, MD, SCCA/UW/Fred Hutch
1:10-1:20 pm Q & A Teri Pollastro, Patient Advocate
1:20 – 1:40 pm What Happened To My Sex Life? Dealing with cancer’s collateral damage in the bedroom Meghan Nadeau, MD, Polyclinic
1:40 – 1:50 pm Q & A Teri Pollastro, Patient Advocate
1:50 - 2:00 pm Welcome and Thank You Mike Clayville, Amazon Web Services
2:00 – 2:20 pm New Strategies in Breast Cancer Treatment: Tailoring therapy to improve outcomes Nancy Davidson, MD, SCCA/Fred Hutch/UW
2:20 – 2:30 pm Q & A Leigh Pate, Patient Advocate
2:30 – 2:50 pm What Happened To My Finances? Practical advice on dealing with cancer's high cost Veena Shankaran, MD, Fred Hutch/SCCA
2:50 – 3:00 Q & A Diane Mapes, Patient Advocate
3:00 – 3:20 pm Break  
3:20 – 3:40 pm What Happened To My Mind? Cognitive decline, coping skills and how cancer impacts mental health Kristin Anderson, MD, Early Stage Patient Advocate, Fred Hutch
3:40 – 3:50 pm Q & A Diane Mapes, Patient Advocate
Courtney Preusse, Patient Advocate

Being Your Own Best Advocate

3:50 – 4:15 pm The Big Ask:  Questions to ask your doctor/oncologist at your next appointment Kelly Shanahan, MD, Patient Advocate
Lynda Weatherby, MHA, Patient Advocate
4:15 – 5:00 pm An Advocate's Story Lynda Weatherby, MHA, Patient Advocate
Kelly Shanahan, MD, Patient Advocate
Andrea Hutton, Patient Advocate
Leigh Pate, Lobular Patient Advocate
Beth Caldwell Breakthrough Leadership Award

Vendors and Sponsor Resources

5:00 pm Hey, I Need Help!:  Learning and accessing resources from our partners  Teri Pollastro, Patient Advocate
5:30 - 7:00  pm RECEPTION (2nd floor lobby)

Saturday, October 27

7:30 am Registration, continental breakfast and yoga sign-up
8:00 - 8:45 am
9:00 - 9:45 am
Yoga and Meditation (2 sessions on 1st floor, Blue room) Joely Johnson, Yoga Instructor
8:30 am Welcome and Introductions Lynda Weatherby, MHA, Conference Co-Chair
Teri Pollastro, Conference Co-Chair

Hot Topics in MBC

8:45 – 9:20 am What’s new in MBC? Jennifer Specht, MD, UW/SCCA/Fred Hutch
9:20 – 9:30 am Q & A Teri Pollastro, Patient Advocate
9:30 – 9:50 am Immunotherapy - (Are we there yet?) Sasha Stanton, MD, PhD, SCCA/UW/Fred Hutch
9:50 – 10:00 am Q & A Teri Pollastro, Patient Advocate
10:00 am Break  
10:20 – 10:40 am Integrative Medicine and How It Can Help You Laura James, ND, FABNO, Red Cedar Wellness Center
10:40 – 10:50 am Q & A Lynda Weatherby, MHA, Patient Advocate
10:50 – 11:10 am What My Metastatic Research Could Mean for You  Cyrus Ghajar, MD, PhD, Fred Hutch
11:10 – 11:20 am Q & A Teri Pollastro, Patient Advocate
11:20 – 11:50 am Genetic Counseling: What mutations might mean for you Brianna Nelson, MS, LCGC Swedish Cancer Institute
11:50 am – 12:00 pm Q & A Andrea Hutton, Patient Advocate
12:00 – 12:20 pm What My Metastatic Research Could Mean for You Kevin Cheung, MD, PhD, Fred Hutch/UW/SCCA
12:20 – 12:30 pm Q & A Diane Mapes, Patient Advocate
12:30 – 1:30 pm Lunch (2nd floor lobby, both sides)  

BREAKOUT SESSIONS:
Latest Treatment Options by Subtype and Location of Metastases

Metastatic Breast Cancer by Overview Subtypes (including case studies and Q & A)

1:30 – 2:15 pm Triple Negative Breast Cancers

(1st floor, Orange room)

Kristine Rinn, MD, Swedish Cancer Institute
Kristin Anderson, Patient Advocate
1:30 – 2:15 pm HER2 Breast Cancers

(1st floor, Blue room)

Erin Ellis, MD, Swedish Cancer Institute
Andrea Hutton, Patient Advocate
1:30 – 2:15 pm Estrogen Positive Breast Cancers

(2nd floor, Purple room)

Nanette Robinson, MD, Virginia Mason Medical Center
Lynda Weatherby, MHA, Patient Advocate
1:30 – 2:15 pm Lobular Breast Cancer: How ILC is different than ductal and what does it mean for me?

(2nd floor, Green room)

Steffi Oesterreich, PhD, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute Research
Hannah Linden, MD, FACP, UW/Fred Hutch/SCCA patient
Leigh Pate, Patient Advocate

Metastatic Breast Cancer by Overview Location (including case studies and Q & A)

2:20 – 3:05 pm Bone

Metastases (2nd floor, Purple room)

Julie Gralow, MD, UW/SCCA/Fred Hutch
Janice Kim, MD, UW/SCCA
Andrea Hutton, Patient Advocate
2:20 – 3:05 pm Brain Metastases

(1st floor, Orange room)

Daniel Landis, MD, PhD, Swedish Cancer Institute
Lia M. Halasz, MD, SCCA/UW
Lynda Weatherby, MHA, Patient Advocate
2:20 – 3:05 pm Liver/Lung Metastases

(1st floor, Blue room)

Raymond Yeung, MD, UWMC
Teri Pollastro, Patient Advocate
2:20 – 3:05 pm Lobular Breast Cancer: What's coming / What's promising in ILC research

(2nd floor, Green room)

Steffi Oesterreich, PhD, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Hannah Linden, MD, FACP, UW/Fred Hutch/SCCA
Leigh Pate, Patient Advocate

Sesión En Español

1:30 -
2:15 pm
Conozcamos las opciones de tratamiento del cáncer de mama metastásico (Sala de conferencias Roja) Tammy de la Melena, MD, Oregon Health and Science University/Compass Oncology
2:15 -
3:00 pm
Navegación del Sistema de Salud, ampliando el acceso a los exámenes médicos y tratamiento del cáncer (Sala de conferencias Roja) Carmen Cunningham, SCCA
3:00 -
3:45 pm
La importancia de la participación de la comunidad Latina en los ensayos clínicos de cáncer (Sala de conferencias Roja) Katherine Briant, MPH, CHES, Fred Hutch

Breakout Sessions: What You Need to Know

3:10 – 3:40 pm Casual Conversations with Researchers
(2nd floor, Purple room)
Cyrus Ghajar, MD, PhD, Fred Hutch
  Lobular Q & A
(2nd floor, Green room)
Steffi Oesterreich, PhD, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Hannah Linden, MD, UW/Fred Hutch/SCCA
  How to find the right clinical trial for you (1st floor, Blue room) Elly Cohen, PhD, BreastCancerTrials.org
  What registry should I sign up for? (1st floor, Orange room) Andrea Hutton, Patient Advocate
3:50 - 4:20 pm Integrative medicine – what is it good for? (2nd floor, Purple room) Laura James, ND, FABNO, Red Cedar Wellness Center
Medical Marijuana (2nd floor, Green room) Joseph Rosales, MD, Virginia Mason
  Casual Conversations with Researchers (1st floor, Blue room) Kevin Cheung, MD, PhD, Fred Hutch/UW/SCCA
  How to find the right clinical trial for you? (1st floor, Orange room) Elly Cohen, PhD, BreastCancerTrials.org
 4:30 - 4:55 pm Planning for Life (2nd floor, Purple room) Heidi Dishneau, ARNP, Swedish Cancer Institute
Advocacy: What’s going on and how to get involved (2nd floor, Green room) Kelly Shanahan, MD, Private Practice and Patient Advocate
I have mutations, so what do I do about them? (1st floor, Blue room) Kalyan Banda, MD, UW
5:00 pm Closing and Thank Yous Lynda Weatherby, MHA, Conference Co-Chair
Teri Pollastro, Conference Co-Chair 

The Northwest Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference is hosted by Amazon Web Services.