THURSDAY, February 8, 2024

03:00 p.m. – 06:00 p.m.            Symposium Registration (Talbot Registration Desk)

FRIDAY, February 9, 2024

07:00 a.m. – 08:00 a.m.             Registration, Breakfast and Exhibits

08:00 a.m. – 08:15 a.m.             Welcoming Remarks and Introduction of Keynote Speaker Shahla Masood, MD

Keynote Lecture

08:15 a.m. – 09:00 a.m.             Oncologic Anthropology: Correlation between African Ancestry and High-risk/Triple Negative Breast Cancer Lisa Newman, MD

Session I: Ductal Carcinoma in Situ

09:00 a.m. – 09:30 a.m.             Changing the Term of Low-Grade Ductal Carcinoma in Situ to Ductal Neoplasia: A Pathologist’s Perspective Shahla Masood, MD

09:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.             Should We Rename Ductal Carcinoma in Situ? A Surgeon’s Perspective Alastair M. Thompson, MD

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.             BREAK AND EXHIBITS

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.             Do We Still Need Radiation Therapy for Ductal Carcinoma in Situ?  Julia R. White, MD

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.             Optimizing Detection of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ  Susan Weinstein, MD

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.             Panel Discussion – Shahla Masood, MD; Lisa Newman, MD; Alastair M. Thompson, MD; Julia R. White, MD and Susan Weinstein, MD

12:00 p.m. – 01:00 p.m.            LUNCH AND EXHIBITS

Session II: Breast Cancer Diagnosis

01:00 p.m. – 01:30 p.m.             Breast Cancer Screening: Comparing Mammography, Ultrasound, MRI  Susan Weinstein, MD

01:30 p.m. – 02:00 p.m.            Contrast Enhanced Mammography, the Rising Phoenix Maxine S. Jochelson, MD

02:00 p.m. – 02:30 p.m.             Use of Preoperative MRI in Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients  Lisa Newman, MD  

02:30 p.m. – 03:00 p.m.             BREAK AND EXHIBITS

03:00 p.m. – 03:30 p.m.             Why and When Should We Use PET/CT in Women with Breast Cancer  Maxine S. Jochelson, MD

03:30 p.m. – 04:00 p.m.            “High Risk” Breast Lesions on Core Biopsy: When to Excise?   Thomas J. Lawton, MD

04:00 p.m. – 04:30 p.m.            Panel Discussion – Maxine S. Jochelson, MD; Thomas J. Lawton, MD; Lisa Newman, MD; and Susan Weinstein, MD            

SATURDAY, February 10, 2024

07:00 a.m. – 08:00 a.m.             Registration, Breakfast and Exhibits

Session III: Breast Cancer Therapy

08:00 a.m. – 08:30 a.m.             Management of High-Risk Cancer Patients   Terry P. Mamounas, MD

08:30 a.m. – 09:00 a.m.             Current Status of Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Armando E. Giuliano, MD       

09:00 a.m. – 09:30 a.m.             Latest Options for Immediate Post-Mastectomy Breast Reconstruction Hani Sbitany, MD

09:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.             BREAK AND EXHIBITS

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.             Axillary Staging after Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy  Armando E Giuliano, MD

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.             Is Omission of Surgery After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Ready for Prime Time? Alastair M. Thompson, MD

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.             Surgical Techniques to Reduce Morbidity from Axillary Surgery Hani Sbitany, MD

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.            Panel Discussion – Armando E. Giuliano, MD; Terry P. Mamounas, MD; Hani Sbitany, MD; and Alastair M. Thompson, MD

12:00 p.m. – 01:00 p.m.            LUNCH AND EXHIBITS

Session IV: Breast Cancer Therapy

01:00 p.m. – 01:30 p.m.            Advances in Breast Reconstruction: Sensation and Lymphatic Preservation Dung Nguyen, MD

01:30 p.m. – 02:00 p.m.            Advances in Cancer Therapy Tailoring Radiation Therapy with Genomic Profiling Julia R. White, MD

02:00 p.m. – 02:30 p.m.            Duration of Endocrine Therapy: How to Select Appropriate Candidates Terry P. Mamounas, MD

02:30 p.m. – 03:00 p.m.             Novel Antibody Drug Conjugate Strategies Heather McArthur, MD

03:00 p.m. – 03:30 p.m.             BREAK AND EXHIBITS

03:30 p.m. – 04:00 p.m.            Regional Nodal Irradiation in Breast Cancer: When to Give and its Spectrum of Benefit Eric Brooks, MD

04:00 p.m. – 04:30 p.m.            Updates in Immune Therapy for Breast Cancer  Heather McArthur, MD

04:30 p.m. – 05:00 p.m.            Panel Discussion – Eric Brooks, MD; Terry P. Mamounas, MD; Heather McArthur, MD; Dung Nguyen, MD; and Julia R. White, MD

SUNDAY, February 11, 2024

07:00 a.m. – 08:00 a.m.             Registration and Breakfast

Session V: Contemporary Issues in Breast Cancer

08:00 a.m. – 08:30 a.m.             Insights on Breast Cancer Molecular Subtypes Thomas J. Lawton, MD

08:30 a.m. – 09:00 a.m.             Breast Tumor Conference Lisa Spiguel, MD

09:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.               Fertility Presentation for Cancer Survivors Heather Macdonald, MD

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.              Oligometastatic Breast Cancer and When to Offer Local Consolidative Therapy  Eric Brooks, MD

10:00 a.m. – 1030 a.m.              Menopause Management in Breast Cancer Survivors   Heather Macdonald, MD

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.             How to Identify Genetically Mutated Breast Cancer  Shahla Masood, MD

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.             Panel Discussion – Eric Brooks, MD; Thomas J. Lawton MD; Heather Macdonald, MD; Shahla Masood, MD; and Lisa Spiguel, MD

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.            Closing Remarks   Shahla Masood, MD