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Living with Brain Tumors 2017 Agenda and Webcast

  • 2017 Agenda

    Webcast, part 1, 9:00 - 10:15 a.m. 

    9:00 a.m. Welcome and Introduction

    David Reardon, MD

    9:05 a.m.

    David Arons, JD, Chief Executive Officer, National Brain Tumor Society

    9:10 a.m. Patient Perspective

    Kasey Pilling

    9:25 a.m. Update on Clinical Trials

    Patrick Wen, MD

    9:50 a.m. Science of Brain tumors

    Rameen Beroukhim, MD, PhD

    10:15 - 10:30 a.m. Break

    Webcast, part 2, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. 

    10:30 a.m. Panel discussion, with questions from the audience

    Patrick Wen, MD
    Alexandra Golby, MD
    David Reardon, MD
    Rameen Beroukhim, MD, PhD

    11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch


    Webcast, part 3, 12:15 - 1:35 p.m. 

    12:15 p.m. Medical Marijuana

    Jordan Tishler, MD

    12:45 p.m. Dietary Herbs and Supplements in Oncology

    Beth Reardon, LDN, IFNCP

    12:55 p.m. Nutrition for Cancer

    Emily Biever, MS, RD

    1:05 p.m. Panel discussion, with questions from the audience

    Emily Biever, MS, RD
    MaryBeth Reardon, LDN, IFNCP
    Jordan Tishler, MD

    1:35 - 1:50 p.m. Break


    Webcast, part 4, 1:50 - 3:00 p.m. 

    1:50 p.m. Palliative Care

    Halyna Vitagliano, MD, MSci

    2:00 p.m. The Caregiver Experience

    Nancy Tharler, LICSW, and Sue Rees

    2:20 p.m. General Wellness

    Jennifer Stefanik, MSN, ANP

    2:30 p.m. Panel discussion, with questions from the audience

    Jennifer Stefanik, MSN, ANP
    Nancy Tharler, LICSW
    Sue Rees
    Halyna Vitagliano, MS, MSci

    3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks
    Patrick Wen, MD