Posted on:
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Patient Education Conference – Duke University

September 8, 2018

Sarcoma Patient Education Conference

Duke University Health System
Duke Clinics-Duke South Amphitheatre
200 Trent Drive
Durham, NC 27710 

September 8, 2018
10am – 3pm

Program Agenda:

9:30-10:00 am: Registration
10:00-10:10 am: Welcome and Introductions – Dr. Brian Brigman
10:15-10:45 am: Pathology: Behind the Scenes of a Diagnosis – Dr. Sara Jiang
10:50-11:20 am: Surgical Management of Sarcomas – Dr. Julia Visgauss
11:25-11:55 pm: After the beam goes off: Late effects of radiation for pediatric sarcomas – Dr. Nicole Larrier
12:00-12:30pm: Lunch
12:35-1:05 pm: Freezing Time: Fertility Preservation Options in Cancer Patients – Dr. Kelly Acharya
1:10-1:40 pm: A Family systems approach to coping with the stress of a Sarcoma diagnosis – Ben Weast
1:45-2:15 pm: A Dog in the Fight: How Dogs with Sarcoma Can Help Us Find Answers – Dr. Will Eward
2:20-2:50 pm: Immunotherapy in Sarcoma: What’s Old is New Again – Dr. Richard Riedel
2:50-3:00 pm: Open discussion/Concluding remarks – Panel/Dr. Brigman

There is a parking deck on Trent Drive (Duke Medicine Circle Parking Garage) in close proximity to the room. 
302 Trent Dr
Durham, NC 27705

Note: Parking is complimentary.  Please notify the parking attendant that you are participating in the sarcoma patient education conference.


Please fill out the form below to register:


September 8, 2018
Event Category: