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Demystifying The Screening Guidelines: Knowing Which Tests Are Right For You

Demystifying The Screening Guidelines: Knowing Which Tests Are Right For You


Description

Screening continues to play a vital role in the early detection of several common types of cancer, and yet screening guidelines are often the subject of ongoing discussion and even debate. This program will cover breast, prostate and lung cancers and is designed to help you help you better understand the diseases, the screening debate, the important radiologic screening tests, and which tests are appropriate for you.

Speakers

Jiyon Lee, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology

Derek Mason, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology

Andrew Rosenkrantz, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology

Date & Time

Thursday, September 19, 2013
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Location

NYU Langone Medical Center
Alumni Hall B
550 1st Ave
New York, NY ‎

RSVP IS REQUIRED

To RSVP for a lecture, please call 212.263.2266, e-mail NYUCIcommunityprograms@nyumc.org or reserve online at www.nyuci.org/rsvp. Please provide your name, phone number, the name of the lecture and number of people attending.

 

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Date:
Thu, 09/19/2013 - 2:00pm

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2:00pm
 
 
 
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Learn the Facts on Women’s Cancers

Learn the Facts on Women’s Cancers


Description

This lecture will raise awareness of gynecologic cancers (cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar.) with emphasis on the importance of women paying attention to their bodies and know what is normal for them, so they can recognize the warning signs of these cancers. When gynecologic cancers are found early, treatment is most effective.

In recognition of Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month.  In collaboration with the Office of Business Affairs at Woodhull North Brooklyn Health Network. Lunch will be provided after the program.

Speaker

Jacqueline Ford, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Date & Time

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location

Woodhull Medical Center
3rd Floor, Conference Room #1
760 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY

RSVP IS REQUIRED

To RSVP for a lecture, please call 718.963.8640 or 212.263.2266, e-mail NYUCIcommunityprograms@nyumc.org or reserve online at www.nyuci.org/rsvp. Please provide your name, phone number, the name of the lecture and number of people attending.

 

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Date:
Tue, 09/24/2013 - 8:30am

Event type:

8:30am
 
Cancer Survivorship Lecture Series: Faith and Spirituality

Cancer Survivorship Lecture Series: Faith and Spirituality


Description

Designed to address the unique issues of people surviving cancer. This program is only intended for people who have been treated for cancer.

Date & Time

Wednesday, September 25, 2013
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Location

NYU Clinical Cancer Center
160 East 34th Street
(between Lexington and Third Avenues)
1st Floor, Room 126

RSVP IS REQUIRED

To RSVP for a lecture, please call 212.263.2266, e-mail NYUCIcommunityprograms@nyumc.org or reserve online at www.nyuci.org/rsvp. Please provide your name, phone number, the name of the lecture and number of people attending.

 

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Date:
Wed, 09/25/2013 - 1:30pm

Event type:

1:30pm
 
Shared Decision-Making about Prostate Cancer Screening

Shared Decision-Making about Prostate Cancer Screening


Description

Shared decision-making incorporates the patient’s values and preferences, in addition to physician recommendations and medical evidence in making decisions about patient care and treatment. This type of decision-making is especially helpful when there is no single “best” treatment option. Learn how this technique can help your decision-making for prostate cancer screening and treatment. In recognition of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.

Speakers

Samir Taneja, MD
Professor
The James M. Neissa and Janet Riha Neissa Professor of Urologic Oncology Department of Urology

Stacey Loeb, MD
Assistant Professor, Departments of Population Health and Urology

Andrew B. Rosenkrantz, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology

Date & Time

Thursday, September 26, 2013
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Location

NYU Langone Medical Center
550 First Avenue (at 31st Street)
Alumni Hall B

RSVP IS REQUIRED

To RSVP for a lecture, please call 212.263.2266, e-mail NYUCIcommunityprograms@nyumc.org or reserve online at www.nyuci.org/rsvp. Please provide your name, phone number, the name of the lecture and number of people attending.

 

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Date:
Thu, 09/26/2013 - 2:00pm

Event type:

2:00pm
 
 
 
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