In our society breast cancer is one of the first causes of death in women, which means that it is a subject of great interest and of enormous importance socially and in terms of healthcare.
This conference is intended to give information on the latest advances in diagnostics and therapeutics of the disease.
The conference will deal with various subjects related to breast cancer, such as nutrition, diagnosis by magnetic resonance and minimally invasive alternatives, among others, in the diagnosis and treatment of the disease. In addition, the results of meetings and from European centers, pioneers in the field, will be presented.
Date: October 5, 2007
Venue: Board Room at Caja Rural de Tenerife
Avenida Manuel Hermoso Rojas, 8 Santa Cruz de Tenerife
If you wish to submit a question about the subjects dealt with at the conference previous to the conference itself and to be answered at the Round Table, you may do so at the e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org or on the Fax number 922 27 64 70.
15.30 Introduction. Ricardo Caballero MD
16.00 Nutrition and Breast Cancer. Karyn Zlatkis
16.20 Oncoplastic Breast Surgery. Carlos Vasquez MD
16.40 Nuclear Magnetic Resonante (NMR) in the complementary study of breast disease. Angeles Prytz MD
17.00 The importance of minimally invasive study of breast disease. Elisabeth Sanabria MD
17.20 Coffee break
17.50 Intraoperative radiotherapy as a new strategy in Breast Cancer therapy. Rosa Maria Cañon Rodriguez MD
18.10 Surgical implications of intraoperative Radiotherapy in Breast Cancer. Carlos Dussan MD
18.30 Experience in the diagnosis and treatment of Malign Breast Disease. In the Breast Center at the University of Schleswig Holstein, Germany. Marion Weigel MD
18.50 The present and future of Breast Cancer (conclusions from the Sant Gallen meeting, 2007) Arrate Plazaola MD
19.10 Conclusions and Closing ceremony.