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Agenda

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel
Bethesda, MD
October 4-6, 2006


Wednesday, October 4


12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Grand Ballroom Foyer

Conference Registration Opens


Pre-Conference Events


1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
White Flint Amphitheater

Building a Career in Cancer Survivorship Research: A Training Workshop
(Grant Application Training Workshop) (Approved Pre-registered Participants Only)

3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon A

Pre-Conference Orientation/Introduction to Cancer Survivorship Research
(Survivor-Researcher Mentor Program) (By Invitation Only)

6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon E

GROUP DINNER AND AWARDS CEREMONY

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Julia Rowland, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Cancer Survivorship
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Robert Croyle, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Jerome Yates, M.D., M.P.H.
National Vice President of Research
American Cancer Society
Atlanta, Georgia

Mitchell Stoller
President and Chief Executive Officer
Lance Armstrong Foundation
Austin, Texas

Keynote Address

Ellen Stovall
President and Chief Executive Officer
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Silver Spring, Maryland


Thursday, October 5


7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Grand Ballroom Foyer

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Julia Rowland, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Cancer Survivorship
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Michael Stefanek, Ph.D.
Vice President, Behavioral Research Center
American Cancer Society
Atlanta, Georgia


PLENARY SESSION: Communications and eHealth
Chair: Bradford Hesse, Ph.D.


9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Introduction

Bradford Hesse, Ph.D.
Acting Chief, Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

The Passport for Care Program

David Poplack, M.D.
Director, Texas Children's Cancer Center
Professor of Pediatric Oncology
Head, Hematology Section
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas

9:45 a.m. - 10:05 a.m.

BREAK

10:05 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Cancer Survivors - Successfully Swimming or Struggling to Stay Afloat in a Sea of Cancer-Related Information?

Neeraj Arora, Ph.D.
Social Scientist, Outcomes Research Branch
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

10:30 a.m. - 10:55 a.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Using a Comprehensive Informatics Support System to Improve Survivor Outcomes

David Gustafson, Ph.D.
Professor of Industrial Engineering and Preventive Medicine
Founding Director, Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis
University of Wisconsin–Madison
Madison, Wisconsin


PLENARY SESSION: Post-Treatment Follow-Up Care for Cancer Survivors
Chair: Noreen Aziz, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.


1:35 p.m. - 1:55 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Introduction: Why Follow-Up Care Is Important

Noreen Aziz, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Senior Program Director, Office of Cancer Survivorship
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

1:55 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Follow-Up Care in the Pediatric/Adolescent/Young Adult Survivor Setting

Kevin Oeffinger, M.D.
Director, Living Beyond Cancer: A Program for Adult Survivors of Pediatric Cancer
Departments of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Follow-Up Care in the Adult Survivor Setting

David Vaughn, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Developing Models of Care for Adult Cancer Survivors

Linda Jacobs, Ph.D., R.N.
Director, Lance Armstrong Foundation Living Well After Cancer Program
Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Realizing IOM Care Recommendations in Practice

Patricia Ganz, M.D.
Professor of Health Services and Medicine
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
UCLA Schools of Medicine and Public Health
Los Angeles, California

3:35 p.m. - 3:55 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Questions and Answers
Wrap-Up

3:55 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

BREAK


BREAKOUT SESSIONS: (Sessions 1-3 are repeated on Friday)


4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon A

Emotional and Physical Long-Term and Late Effects - Moderator: Kevin Stein, Ph.D.

Michael Andrykowski, Ph.D., Professor of Behavioral Science, Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky

Karen Syrjala, Ph.D., Co-Director of Survivorship Program, Director of Biobehavioral Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington

Craig Lustig, M.P.A., Executive Director, Children's Cause for Cancer Advocacy, Silver Spring, Maryland

Grand Ballroom - Salon B

Lifestyle Behavior Change - Moderator: Julia Rowland, Ph.D.

Bernardine Pinto, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island

Chanita Hughes Halbert, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Community Cancer Prevention and Control, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Melinda Irwin, Ph.D., M.P.H., Assistant Professor, Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

Anna Schwartz, F.N.P., Ph.D., FAAN, Professor, Scottsdale Healthcare, Endowed Research Chair, College of Nursing, Arizona State University, Cave Creek, Arizona

Linden Oak

Cancer Survival Toolbox - Moderator: Emily Heide

Susan Leigh, R.N., B.S.N., Cancer Survivorship Consultant, National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship, Tucson, Arizona

Katherine Walsh, Ph.D., Professor, Springfield College School of Social Work, Springfield, Massachusetts

4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon C

Methodologic Issues I: Design - Moderator: Noreen Aziz, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Graham Colditz, M.D., Dr.P.H., Professor of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Ann Mertens, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Michael Antoni, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Behavioral Sciences; Director, Center for Psycho-Oncology Research; Associate Director, Cancer Prevention and Control, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida

Brookside

Patient-Provider Communication - Moderator: Neeraj Arora, Ph.D.

Ronald Epstein, M.D., Professor of Family Medicine and Psychiatry, Director of Research in Family Medicine, Family Medicine Research Programs, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York

Neeraj Arora, Ph.D., Social Scientist, Outcomes Research Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

Richard Boyajian, R.N., M.S., A.N.P., Nurse Practitioner, Lance Armstrong Foundation Adult Survivorship Clinic, Perini Family Survivors' Center, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts

Bradford Hesse, Ph.D., Acting Chief, Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland

Forest Glen

Employment and Economic Issues - Moderator: Nina Miller, M.S.S.W., O.S.W.-C.

Cathy Bradley, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Health Administration, Massey Cancer Center Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

Barbara Hoffman, J.D., Professor, Rutgers School of Law-Newark, Center for Law and Justice, The State University of New Jersey, Princeton Junction, New Jersey

Karen Pollitz, M.P.P., Project Director, Health Policy Institute, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia

4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Glen Echo

Support Groups - Moderators: Lourie Campos, M.P.A., and Robert Hendrickson, L.C.D.R.

Mark Salzer, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and the Abramson Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Alyson Moadel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York

Mitch Golant, Ph.D., Vice President, Research & Development, The Wellness Community, Los Angeles, California

White Flint Ampitheater

Cancer and Aging - Moderator: Keith Bellizzi, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Thomas Blank, Ph.D., Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut

Gary Deimling, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology, Cancer Survivor Research Program, Department of Sociology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Deborah Boyle, R.N., M.S.N., AOCN, FAAN, Practice Outcomes Nurse Specialist, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona

William Bright II, Ed.D.,US TOO Local Support Group, Alexandria, Virginia

6:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Grand Ballroom -
Salons F-G-H

RECEPTION AND POSTER SESSION


Friday, October 6


7:30 a.m.
Grand Foyer Conference

Registration and Continental Breakfast

7:45 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon A

Continental Breakfast and Survivor-Researcher Mentor Program Discussions
(By invitation only)


PLENARY SESSION: Cancer Survivorship among Underserved Populations
Chair: Diana Jeffery, Ph.D.


9:00 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Keynote Address

Harold Freeman, M.D.
Senior Advisor to the Director, NCI
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Facing the Reality of Cancer and Survivorship

Merle Mishel, Ph.D., R.N.
Kenan Professor of Nursing
School of Nursing
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Social Determinants of Cancer across the Continuum

Marjorie Kagawa-Singer, Ph.D., M.N., R.N.
Professor of Public Health and Asian American Studies
School of Public Health and Asian American Studies Center
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

Equity of Care

Claudia Baquet, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Medicine
Office of Policy and Planning
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

10:40 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Questions and Answers
Wrap-Up

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

BREAK


Breakout Sessions:


11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon A

Emotional and Physical Long-Term and Late Effects - Moderator: Kevin Stein, Ph.D.

Michael Andrykowski, Ph.D., Professor of Behavioral Science, Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky

Karen Syrjala, Ph.D., Co-Director of Survivorship Program, Director of Biobehavioral Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington

Craig Lustig, M.P.A., Executive Director, Children's Cause for Cancer Advocacy, Silver Spring, Maryland

Linden Oak

Lifestyle Behavior Change - Moderator: Keith Bellizzi, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Bernardine Pinto, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island

Chanita Hughes Halbert, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Community Cancer Prevention and Control, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Melinda Irwin, M.P.H., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

Anna Schwartz, F.N.P., Ph.D., FAAN, Professor, Scottsdale Healthcare, Endowed Research Chair, College of Nursing, Arizona State University, Cave Creek, Arizona

Forest Glen

Cancer Survival Toolbox - Moderator: Emily Heide

Susan Leigh, R.N., B.S.N., Cancer Survivorship Consultant, National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship, Tucson, Arizona

Katherine Walsh, Ph.D., Professor, Springfield College School of Social Work, Springfield, Massachusetts

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon B

Methodologic Issues II: Measurement and Assessment - Moderator: Noreen Aziz, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Carol Ferrans, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN, Deputy Director, UIC Center for Population Health and Health Disparities; Professor, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Jay Piccirillo, M.D., Professor, Clinical Outcomes Research Unit, Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Kevin Oeffinger, M.D., Director, Living Beyond Cancer: A Program for Adult Survivors of Pediatric Cancer, Departments of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon C

Complementary and Alternative Medicine - Moderator: Meryl Sufian, Ph.D.

Barrie Cassileth, Ph.D., Laurance S. Rockefeller Chair in Integrative Medicine; Chief, Integrative Medicine Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York

Daniel Monti, M.D., Executive and Medical Director, Jefferson Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bobbi Brady, Member, NCI's Consumer Advocates in Research and Related Activities, Fairfax, Virginia

Caroline Peterson, M.A., ATR-BC, Clinical Research Coordinator, Jefferson Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Glen Echo

Pregnancy and Fertility - Moderator: Camille Hammond, M.D., M.P.H.

Leslie Schover, Ph.D., Professor of Behavioral Science, Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas

Kutluk Oktay, M.D., Associate Professor, The Center for Reproductive Medicine and Infertility, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York

Tamika Felder, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Tamika and Friends, Inc., Upper Marlboro, Maryland

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Brookside

Analytic Datasets and Research Resources - Moderator: Deborah Winn, Ph.D.

Ann Geiger, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Ann Mertens, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Michelle Holmes, M.D., Dr.P.H., Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Linda Squiers, Ph.D., CIS Project Officer for Research, Office of Communications, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland

1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon E

GROUP LUNCH


PLENARY SESSION: Family Caregiving as the Cornerstone of Survivorship: A Lifespan Approach
Chairs: Youngmee Kim, Ph.D., and Paige Green McDonald, Ph.D., M.P.H.


2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Family Caregivers - Who Cares for Them?

Barbara Given, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN
University Distinguished Professor
College of Nursing
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan

Young Caregivers

Gail Gibson Hunt
President and Chief Executive Officer
National Alliance for Caregiving
Bethesda, Maryland

Early-to-Middle Adulthood Caregivers

Victoria Raveis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Sociomedical Sciences
Co-Director, Center for Psychosocial Study of Health and Illness
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
New York, New York

Marriage after Cancer: State of the Science

Sharon Manne, Ph.D.
Senior Member and Director, Psycho-Oncology Program
Population Science Division
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

4:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Caregiver Panel and Discussant

Richard Schulz, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
Director, University Center for Social and Urban Research
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

4:20 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Questions and Answers
Wrap-Up

4:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Grand Ballroom - Salon D

Closing Remarks
Julia Rowland, Ph.D. and Michael Stefanek, Ph.D.

4:45 p.m.

Adjourn