2011 Focus on Head and Neck Cancers Conference

April 8, 2011
Hilton Hotel, 4200 City Avenue

Conference Co-Chairs:

The Focus On Head and Neck Cancers Conference is a full day designed to address the personal and medical issues facing those with head and neck cancers; including those in treatment, survivors, their loved ones, and caregivers. Get information on the latest advances in head and neck cancer risk, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, symptom management and psychosocial issues; as well as the opportunity to network and gain support from other head and neck cancer survivors. Chairing the conference are Jason Newman, MD and Kelly Malloy, MD.

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Brochure [PDF]



Jason Newman, MD, FACS, Conference Co-Chair
Arati Desai, MD, MAS, Conference Co-Chair
Alexander Lin, MD, Conference Co-Chair
Kelly Malloy, MD, Conference Co-Chair
Bert O'Malley Jr, MD, Department Chair
Joseph Carver, MD, Chief of Staff, Abramson Cancer Center

Keynote Presentation: Taking Charge of your Cancer
Senator Diane Allen

Health Care Reform Briefing
Joseph Carver, MD

Latest Advancements in the Treatment of
Head & Neck Cancer

Bert O'Malley Jr, MD
Alexander Lin, MD
Harry Quon, MD

Oral Cavity and Tongue Cancer
Ara Chalian, MD
Lee Hartner, MD
Robert Lustig, MD, FACR
Kathleen Montone, MD

Oropharynx - Throat Cancer
Alexander Lin, MD
Kelly Malloy, MD
Roger Cohen, MD
Laurie Loevner, MD

Larynx - Voice Box Cancer
Arati Desai, MD, MAS
Devraj Basu, MD, PhD, FACS Laurie Loevner, MD
Harry Quon, MD

Larynx - Voice Box Cancer pt2
Arati Desai, MD, MAS
Devraj Basu, MD, PhD, FACS
Laurie Loevner, MD
Harry Quon, MD

Skull Base Cancer
Jason Newman, MD, FACS Surgery (Otorhinolaryngology)
Bert O'Malley Jr, MD Surgery (Otorhinolaryngology)
Michelle Alonso-Basanta, MD, PhD Radiation Oncology
David Mintzer, MD, FACP Medical Oncology

Integrative Medicine & Wellness - Case Conference
Jun Mao, MD, MSCE

Nutrition, Speech & Swallowing Issues
Audrey Caspar-Clark, MA, RD, CSO, LDN
Lauren Campe, MA, CCC-SLP
Patricia Dooley, MS, CCC-SLP

Conference Photos