Advancements in Breast Cancer Review
Dr. Jay Andersen, Dr. Tammy De La Melena and Dr. Lucy Langer presented highlights from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium to more than 200 patients and community members on February 21st at the DoubleTree Hotel in Portland. Ten local community partners attended the event and shared information about the services and resources they offer. This 8th annual event was free to the public and developed in an effort to share the most recent advancements in breast cancer treatment, clinical trials and breast surgery options.
For those who were unable to attend, the presentations and panel Q&A session were videotaped.
Compass Breast Specialists presentations:
- Welcome and Introductions by Lucy Langer, MD, Practice President and Director of the Compass Genetic Risk Evaluation & Testing Program
- “How close, is close?”
Dr. Tammy De La Melena, Breast Surgical Oncologist (view slides)
- What’s New In Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Dr. Lucy Langer, Medical Oncologist (view slides)
- Optimal Duration of Adjuvant AntiHormone Therapy
Dr. Jay Andersen, Medical Oncologist, Co-Director of Compass Breast Specialists (view slides)
- Physician panel question & answer session