The 26th Annual Fall Foliage
Cancer Conference

October 24-25, 2014
Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa
Asheville, North Carolina

Register Online for the 26 thAnnual Fall Foliage Cancer Conference

Conference Hotel Reservations

View the 2014  Fall Foliage Cancer Conference Brochure

View the 2013  Fall Foliage Cancer Conference Brochure


 

Held annually in October, the Annual Fall Foliage Cancer Conference brings together a faculty of physicians distinguished as teachers and cancer specialists to share their knowledge and experience with the attendees. 

The overall theme of this year’s conference is “Update On Breast Cancer”.  The general conference format will remain the same as previous years. 

Those wishing overnight accommodations are asked to make their own reservations with a hotel of their choice.  Rooms have been blocked at the Grove Park Inn under the name of Fall Foliage Cancer Conference, Group # 102314FALLFOLIA, however, they go quickly.  October is a popular vacation month in the Asheville area, so early reservations are essential.  To phone the Grove Park Inn directly, call
(828) 252-2711 or (800) 438-0050.

The formal program will be posted on this website as soon as the final speaker confirmations are received.

CharlotteAHEC

Credit Designation
The Carolinas Healthcare System/Charlotte AHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Carolinas Healthcare System/Charlotte AHEC and Community Cancer Education, Inc. The Carolinas Healthcare System/Charlotte AHEC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Please contact Nancy Robinson, Conference Coordinator, with questions at
(828) 277-9706.

FALL FOLIAGE CANCER CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Friday, October 24, 2014

12:50pm - 1:00pm Welcome and Introductions
Sammons Wing,
Heritage Ballroom C
Barton R. Paschal, MD, Activity Director
1:00pm – 1:50pm Ruth O’ Regan, MD
Treatment Of HER2 Breast Cancer: Neoadjuvant And Metastatic Setting
1:50pm - 2:00pm Questions and Answers
2:00pm – 2:50pm Alphonse G. Taghian, MD, PhD
Radiation Therapy with Breast Conservation
2:50pm – 3:00pm Questions and Answers
3:00pm – 3:50pm Russell P. Harris, MD, MPH
Mammogram Revisited: What To Do About Breast Cancer
3:50pm – 4:00pm Questions and Answers
4:00pm – 4:50pm J. Dirk Iglehart, MD
Surgical Issues of Breast Cancer
4:50pm – 5:00pm Questions and Answers
6:00pm – 7:30pm Reception and Exhibits, Sammons Wing, Heritage Ballroom B

 

Saturday, October 25, 2014

8:00am – 8:50am Continental Breakfast and Exhibits
Sammons Wing, Heritage Ballroom B
8:50am – 9:00am Remarks, Sammons Wing,
Heritage Ballroom C
Barton R. Paschal, MD, Activity Director
9:00am – 9:50am Carolyn I. Sartor, MD
The Effects of Diet and Exercise in Breast Cancer
9:50am – 10:00am Questions and Answers
10:00am – 10:50am Andrew D. Seidman, MD
Leveraging The Watson Supercomputer to Optimize Treatment
10:50am – 11:00am Questions and Answers
11:00am – 11:50am Janet Knight Horton, MD
Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer: Progress and Promise
11:50am - 12:00pm Questions and Answers
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch, Sammons Wing, Heritage Ballroom B
1:00pm – 1:50pm Thomas B. Julian, MD, FACS
Surgical Management of the Axilla
1:50pm– 2:00pm Questions and Answers
2:00pm – 2:50pm Tiffany A. Traina, MD
Triple Negative Breast Cancer
2:50pm – 3:00pm Questions and Answers
3:00pm – 3:50pm Breast Cancer Panel – Case Discussions
Thomas B. Julian, MD, FACS
Janet Knight Horton, MD
Tiffany A. Traina, MD
3:50pm – 4:00pm Questions and Answers
4:00pm Closing Remarks, Barton R. Paschal, MD, Activity Director

 

 



The Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa

290 Macon Avenue,
Asheville, North Carolina, 28804
(828) 252-2711
(800) 438-0050
Grove Park Inn Resort
Directions:
Take I-240 to Charlotte Street (Exit 5-B).
Go North on Charlotte Street for 0.5 mile.
Turn Right on Macon Avenue.
Continue for 0.8 mile.
The Entrance is on the left.