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The Cancer Action Coalition of Virginia Presents:

The Virginia Cancer Conference

Joining Together For A Virginia Without Cancer

March 8th and 9th, 2018
Kingsmill Resort
Williamsburg, Virginia

Conference Formal Agenda

DAY ONE: THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2018

7:30am
Burwell Prefunction

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

8:30am
Burwell Ballroom

OPENING KEYNOTE

Moderator: Bunny Caro-Justin, B.A. Consulting

9:00am
Burwell Ballroom

PROGRESS AND PROSPECTS IN SURVIVORSHIP AND PALLIATIVE CARE

Moderator: Robert Noriega, Healthy Living and Learning Center

  • Survivorship with Cancer through Palliative Care
    Lynne Kennedy, PhD, MSN, RN, RNFA, CNOR, CHPN, CHTP, Inova Health Systems
  • Crafting Survivorship Care Plans: Lessons Learned and Considerations for the Uninitiated
    Mary Baker, MSN, FNP-C, AOCNP, Bon Secours
  • Survivorship Opportunities in Rural Virginia
    Roger T. Anderson, PhD, UVA Cancer Center
  • Re-Imagining Health: Navigating in Survivorship
    Laura Pole, RN, MSN, OCNS, Smith Center for Healing and the Arts
    Carole O’Toole, MS, Smith Center Institute of Integrative Oncology Navigation (IION)

10:45am
Burwell Ballroom

HEAL THE HEALER: MINDFUL ACTIVE MOVEMENT

Moderator: Kira Koon, American Lung Association

  • Ron J. Clark, MA, Virginia Department of Health

11:15am
Burwell Ballroom

PEDIATRIC AND ADOLESCENT YOUNG ADULT CANCERS

Moderator: Bunny Caro-Justin, B.A. Consulting

  • Bridging the Gap Between Pediatric and Young Adult Cancers
    Kimberly P. Dunsmore, MD, Carilion Clinic

12:00pm
Burwell Ballroom

KEYNOTE LUNCH ADDRESS

Moderator: Tira Hanrahan, Virginia Department of Health

  • Singing to Save the Cervix: A Survivor’s Story
    Christine Baze, MS, The Yellow Umbrella Organization

1:00pm
Burwell Ballroom

WHAT’S TRENDING IN CANCER PREVENTION AND EARLY DETECTION

Moderator: Debbie Cadet, VCU Massey Cancer Center

  • Colorectal Cancer Screening and the Surgical Management of Colorectal Cancer
    Gregory FitzHarris, MD, FACS, FASCRS, Sentara Healthcare
  • Implementing High-Quality Lung Cancer Screening
    Serge Patrick Nana-Sinkam, MD, VCU Health
  • Proximal Fluid Analysis for Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer
    Charles N. Landen, Jr., MD, MS, UVA Cancer Center

2:45pm
Randolph

EXHIBITOR BREAK AND MIDDAY SNACK

3:00pm
Burwell Ballroom

PARTNERED AND ENGAGED: PUTTING THE STATE CANCER PLAN INTO ACTION

Moderator: Debbie Bridwell, Virginia Department of Health

  • Building the Framework for Change
    Leslie S. Given, BA, MPA, Strategic Health Concepts

5:15pm
Tazwell

COCKTAIL RECEPTION AND POSTER SESSION

DAY TWO: FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018

7:00am
Burwell Prefunction

NETWORKING BREAKFAST

8:00am
Burwell Ballroom

HARNESSING THE POWER OF PREVENTION

Moderator: Lindsay Hauser, UVA Cancer Center

  • Managing a Cancer Diagnosis: Meeting Physical Activity and Nutritional Goals through the Cancer Journey
    Sheila A. Ward, PhD, MPH, FACSM, Norfolk State University
  • Tobacco Control: Decreasing Cancer Risk through Novel Prevention and Policy Approaches
    Marge White, MA, CHES, Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth
    Jayne Flowers, MA, CPM, Virginia Department of Health
  • HPV Immunization - Why We Vaccinate
    Linda Duska, MD, MPH, University of Virginia Health System

9:45am
Randolph

EXHIBITOR BREAK

10:00am
Burwell Ballroom

CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS IN CANCER TREATMENT

Moderator: Fran Holcomb, Riverside Health System

  • Health Disparities in Cancer Care
    Luisel J. Ricks-Santi, PhD, Hampton University
  • Complementing Traditional Cancer Treatment with Integrative Medicine
    Susan Schaffer, DO, Bon Secours
  • Increasing Virginians’ Access to Cancer Clinical Trials
    Charles E. Geyer, Jr., MD, VCU Massey Cancer Center

11:45am
Burwell Ballroom

KEYNOTE LUNCH ADDRESS

Moderator: Riguey King, American Cancer Society

  • Improving Cancer Outcomes with Patient Navigation
    Jean B. Sellers, RN, MSN, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

1:00pm
Burwell Ballroom

NAVIGATION ACROSS THE CANCER CONTINUUM

Moderator: Lisa Overton, Strategic Alliance

  • A Day in the Life of a Cancer Navigator
    Donna M. Wilson, RN, MSN, CBCN, VCU Massey Cancer Center
    Faith Havran, BA, American Cancer Society
    Richard Shrout, MSN, RN, Fauquier Health
  • Financial and Economic Burden of Cancer Survivorship: Securing the Safety Net—what programs do patients rely to address financial and economic burden?
    Alan J. Balch, PhD, Patient Advocate Foundation

3:15pm
Burwell Ballroom

CONFERENCE CLOSING REMARKS

Debbie Cadet, CACV Chair