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National Conference on Prostate Cancer 2005
 Exploring New Pathways – Sharing the Journey

June 16-19, 2005 – Thursday through Sunday

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, D.C.

Important information about healthcare will be made available by a variety of sponsors and partners. Exhibit hours will be announced.
For detailed talk Descriptions, click here.
(Agenda subject to change without notice)
Thursday, June 16, 2005
2:15 pm NPCC Advocacy Update for Prostate Cancer Monica Alexander
3:00 pm Welcome FCRE/ UsTOO
  PSA and other tumor markers Jonathan McDermed, PharmD
  Pathology David Bostwick, MD
  PC101 Charles "Snuffy" Myers, MD
  Support group logistics UsTOO
6:00 pm Support group meetings UsTOO
Friday , June 17, 2005
8:15 am Welcome FCRE/ UsTOO
  Electronic Empowerment Arthur Lurvey, MD
  CDU Biopsy Duke Bahn, MD
  Staging – Successful Outcomes in PC Reflect Strategic Thinking Stephen B. Strum, MD
  ProstaScint with CT, MRI, PET Bruce Sodee, MD
  Support group logistics UsTOO
12:00 noon Lunch - You Matter Too! for caregivers UsTOO
  Lunch - Support Group meetings UsTOO
1:30 pm Combidex for Lymph Node Staging Mukesh G. Harisinghani, MD
  Maximizing Medicare Arthur Lurvey, MD
  RP or Watchful Waiting H. Ballentine Carter, MD
  Robotic Prostatectomy w/ 3D Video Ashutosh Tewari, MD, M.Ch.
  Cryotherapy Duke Bahn, MD
  IMRT & Brachytherapy Michael Dattoli, MD
5:30 pm Support Group meetings  
Saturday , June 18, 2005
8:15 am Announcements  
  ADT Charles "Snuffy" Myers, MD
  Defining AIPC Oliver Sartor, MD
  Ketoconazole Mark Scholz, MD
  Chemotherapy combinations that work Howard Scher, MD
  Supportive care for ADT and Chemo Stephen B. Strum, MD
12:00 noon Lunch - Support Group meetings UsTOO
  Lunch - Partners' session
Developing “Spiritude”
Ric Masten
1:30 pm; Leukine Charles "Snuffy" Myers, MD
  Bone Integrity Mark Scholz, MD
  Samarium-153 Oliver Sartor, MD
  Future – What’s in the lab Mitchell Gross, MD, PhD
  Living with PC Ric Masten
  The Lovin' Ain't Over: Reviving Intimacy After PC Ralph & Barbara Alterowitz
6:00 pm Reception  
7:00 pm Gala Banquet Celebrity speaker (TBA)
Sunday , June 19, 2005
9:00 am Developing pathways to treat PC Donald Coffey, PhD
  Cause of PC, oxidative damage, obesity William G. Nelson, M D, PhD
  To End Prostate Cancer as a Threat to Any Man’s Life Stephen B. Strum, MD
& Bill Blair
  Review and take home message Charles "Snuffy" Myers, MD
12:30 pm Finish