Breast Cancer Update 2021

The 23rd Annual Breast Cancer Update was held on Wednesday, February 10, 2021, virtually via Zoom.

Chaired by Marilyn Hyte.
Planning Committee: Katelyn, Bender Vicky Cooke, Vicky Connie Holdridge, Marilyn Hyte, Jan Jessup, Sally Maday, Sue Murray, Kelly Paustian, Linda Powell, Amanda Perdue, Meridith Rothstein, Francesca Vogel, Lois Wilkinson, Lois Dennis Witmer, and Wilma Yu.


As a result of this program, attendees will be able to:

  1. Identify recent trends and advances in breast cancer including the most recent TAILORx trial results.
  2. Describe the advances and treatment modality options available for triple negative breast cancer including the translational research and outreach initiatives.
  3. Describe the role of Oncotype testing in both breast and prostate cancers.
  4. Describe the various alternative/holistic/complementary therapies available for breast cancer patients including acupuncture.
  5. Understand integrative medicine i.e. the addition of non-medicinal therapies, and approaches to patient care.

We would like to thank all of our speakers, moderators, sponsors, and attendees!

Certificates of attendance documenting 4 Contact Hours and .4 Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) will be available to Nurses and other healthcare professionals.

For questions or comments regarding accreditation, please contact Corexcel at:
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(M-F, 9am – 5:30pm ET).

Corexcel is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Corexcel has been approved as an Authorized Provider by: International Association for Continuing
Education and Training (IACET)

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McLean, VA 22102.

Audience members at DBCC’s 2019 Breast Cancer Update
at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino.

DBCC’s 23rd Annual
Breast Cancer Update (2021)

Breast Cancer Research
Where we are…Where we are going

Advances in the Treatment of Breast Cancer
Amy S. Clark, MD, MSCE

DBCC’s Research Grant Recipient
Christine Perndorfer

Quality of Life – Rekha Shukla

SESSION II- Panel: Breast Cancer Screening for High-Risk Patients
Mirielle Aujero, MD

Screening for
High-Risk Patients
Jacqueline Holt, MD, FACR

Trending Observations
and Treatments
Rishi Sawhney, MD

Trending Observations
and Treatments
Pallav Mehta, MD

Trending Observations
and Treatments
Kendra Flores, MS, LCGC

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