2004 Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference Agenda

Event Type:
June 16-18, 2004

Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
Washington, DC
June 16-18, 2004

12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Marriott Foyer
Conference Registration Opens

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Harding
Building a Career in Cancer Survivorship Research: A Training Workshop
(Grant Application Training Workshop)
(Pre-registration closed - Session Full)
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Wilson A
Pre-Conference Orientation/Introduction to Cancer Survivorship Research
(Survivor-Researcher Mentor Program) (Invitation Only - Session Full)

7:30 a.m.
Location: Marriott Foyers
Conference Registration Opens
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Location:Cotillion Ballroom
Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom
Welcome and Opening Remarks

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

Frank Baker, Ph.D.
Director, Behavioral Research Center
American Cancer Society
Atlanta, Georgia

Harmon Eyre, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, EVP, Research and Cancer Control Science
American Cancer Society
Atlanta, Georgia

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


Post Treatment Health: The Landscape
Chair: Noreen Aziz, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H

9:10 a.m. - 9:55 a.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom
Morning Keynote Address
Understanding the Late Effects of Cancer Treatment: A Medical Oncologist's Perspective

Patricia Ganz, M.D.
Director, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Research
Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Prevention and Control Center
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California
9:55 a.m. - 10:05 a.m. BREAK
10:05 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom
Long Term and Late Effects from Cancer and its Treatment

Medical Consequences of Cure: Late Effects of Cancer and Its Therapies
Charles Sklar, M.D.
Director, Long-Term Follow-up Program, Department of Pediatrics
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Cardiovascular Effects of Radiation Therapy
Ming Hui Chen, MD. M.M.Sc.
Associate Director, Non-Invasive Cardiac Laboratory
Department of MedicineBrigham and Women's Hospital
and Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusetts

Does Chemotherapy Influence Cognitive Functioning?
Tim Ahles, Ph.D.
Program Director, Center for Psycho-Oncology Research
Dartmouth Medical School
Lebanon, New Hampshire

11:35 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Marriott Salon 1


The Honorable Sue Myrick
United State House of Representatives
Charlotte, North Carolina

Welcome and Introduction to Afternoon Session
Julia Rowland, Ph.D.

1:15 - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom
Andrew C. von Eschenbach, M.D.
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

Post Treatment Health: The Current State of Interventions
Frank Baker, Ph.D.

1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom
Afternoon Keynote Address
Cancer Survivorship Research: Are We Ready to Intervene?

Paul Jacobsen, Ph.D.
Research Program Leader, Health Outcomes and Behavior Program
Clinical Program Leader, Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
Tampa, Florida
2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom

Promoting Behavior Change after Cancer

Promoting Behavior Change After Cancer: Physical Activity
Kerry Courneya, Ph.D.
Professor, Faculty of Physical Education
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Cancer Survivorship - Hungry and In Need of Dietary Change. How Can We Set the Table to Promote Changes That Really Count?
Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, Ph.D.

Director, Cancer Control Research
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina

Prevention Among Cancer Survivors - The Example of Smoking Cessation
Karen Emmons, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Society, Human Development and Change
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusetts

3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. BREAK

BREAKOUT SESSIONS: Late Effect Interventions (Choice of one)

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Wilson A
  1. Neurocognitive Functioning - Moderators: Julia Rowland, Ph.D. and Craig Lustig, M.P.A.

    Robert Ferguson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Center for Psycho-Oncology Research, Behavioral Medicine Section, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire

    Ida Moore, D.N.Sc., Director, Nursing Practice Division, College of Nursing, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

    Raymond Mulhern, Ph.D.,
    Chief, Behavioral Medicine,
    St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee

Location: McKinley
  1. Sexual Functioning and Fertility - Moderator: Diana Jeffery, Ph.D.

    Brad Zebrack, P.h.D., M.P.H, M.S.W., Associate Professor, School of Social Work,
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California

    Debra Barton, R.N., Ph.D., Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, Minnesota

    Martin Sanda, M.D., Director of Prostate Cancer Care Center at BIDMC-Harvard,
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

Location: Wilson B
  1. Fatigue and Pain - Moderator: Kevin Stein, Ph.D.

    Lillian Nail, Ph.D., Rawlinson Professor and Senior Scientist,
    Oregon Health & Science University School of Nursing, Portland, Oregon

    Charles Cleeland, Ph.D., McCollough Professor of Cancer Research,
    The University of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas

    Victoria Mock, R.N., F.A.A.N., D.S.N.c., Director Of Nursing Research Center Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing,
    Center for Nursing Research, Baltimore, Maryland

Location: Wilson C
  1. Follow-up Care and Surveillance - Moderators: Noreen Aziz, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H. and Neeraj Arora, Ph.D.

    Linda (Zame) Goettina, D.M.H., Los Angeles, California

    Kevin Oeffinger, M.D., Director of After the Cancer Experience (ACE) Young Adult Program,
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas

    David Vaughn, M.D., Medical Director, The Leonard and Madlyn Abramson Family Cancer Center Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania,
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Location: Balcony C
  1. Understudied Populations - Moderators: Barbara Powe, Ph.D., David Vaugan, M.D.

    Susan Beck, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Research in Elderly and Rural Cancer Survivors, College of Nursing,
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

    Alma McCormick, Project Coordinator, Messengers for Health Project,
    Apsaalooke Reservation, University of Montana, Bozeman, Montana


    Shane Doyle , Adjunct Professor, Messengers for Health Project
    University of Montana, Bozeman, Montana

    Merle Mishel, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Nursing, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Nursing, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Location: Balcony D
  1. Psychological Distress - Moderators: Michael Stefanek, Ph.D. and Daniel Sieck

    Frank Penedo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology & Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida

    Annette L. Stanton, Ph.D., Professor, Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California

    Joan Haase, Ph.D., Holmquist Professor in Pediatric Oncology Nursing, Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, Indiana

Location: Harding
  1. Family Members and Caregivers - Moderators: Youngmee Kim, Ph.D. and Gina Tesauro, M.S.W.

    Karen Bowman, Ph.D., Senior Research Associate, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

    Laurel Northouse, Ph.D., Professor and Mary Lou Willard French Endowed Moderator, School of Nursing,
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

    Gail Gibson Hunt, President/CEO, the National Alliance for Caregiving, Bethesda, Maryland

6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom Foyer & Corridor
Reception and Poster Session

7:30 a.m. Conference Registration Opens
7:45 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Location: Wilson A-C
Continental Breakfast and Informal Round Table Discussions (Choice of one)
  1. Methodologic Issues in Cancer Survivorship Research
    Moderator: Noreen Aziz, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
  2. Families and Caregivers
    Moderators: Youngmee Kim, Ph.D. and Gina Tesauro, M.S.W.
  3. Aging
    Moderators: Julia Rowland, Ph.D. and Rosemary Yancik, Ph.D.
7:45 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Location: Harding
Continental Breakfast and Survivor-Researcher Mentor Program Discussions (Invitation Only)

8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. BREAK

Shepherding the Future
Chair: Julia Rowland, Ph.D.

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom
National Priorities in Cancer Survivorship

Summary of the President's Cancer Panel Report on Cancer Survivorship
Video Testimony from Survivors

Living Beyond Cancer: Finding A New Balance
LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr., M.D., F.A.C.S.
Charles R. Drew Professor of Surgery
Howard University Hospital
Washington, District of Columbia

Summary of the Institute of Medicine Reports on Cancer Survivorship
Susan Weiner, Ph.D.

The Children's Cause, Inc.
Silver Spring, Maryland

State of Cancer Control Plans and Cancer Survivorship
Susan True, M.Ed.
Program Services Branch
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia


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

Projecting the Burden of Cancer Survivorship: Individual and Societal
Chair: Diana Jeffery, Ph.D.

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom

Economic Viability of the Cancer Survivor: Implications for Employment
Cathy Bradley, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Michigan State Univeristy
East Lansing, Michigan

Describing the Economic Trajectory of Cancer Survivorship
Martin Brown, Ph.D.

Chief, Health Service Economics Branch
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, Maryland

Critical Issues at the Aging/Cancer Interface
Rosemary Yancik, Ph.D.

Health Sciences Administrator
Geriatrics and Clinical Gerontology Program
National Institute on Aging
Bethesda, Maryland

1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom Foyer
Pick-up Box Lunch

1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom

A View From Washington
Sam Donaldson

ABC News
Washington, District of Columbia

2:30 p.m.
Location: Cotillion Ballroom
Closing Remarks
Julia Rowland, Ph.D. and Frank Baker, Ph.D.
2:45 p.m. Adjourn
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