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Cancer Issues 2011 Program Agenda

Cancer Issues 2011 Program Agenda

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The final agenda for NPF's 2011 Cancer Issues training program for journalists.
The final agenda for NPF's 2011 Cancer Issues training program for journalists.

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Published by: National Press Foundation on Dec 07, 2011
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1211 Connecticut Avenue, NW| Suite 310| Washington, DC 20036|p. 202.663.7280| f. 202.530.2855 |www.nationalpress.org |npf@nationalpress.org 
CANCER ISSUES 2011
 
December 11-14, 2011
Underwritten by Pfizer, Inc. And the National Press Foundation Programs Fund 
Welcoming Reception and Dinner
The Beacon Hotel and Corporate Quarters
1615 Rhode Island Ave., N.W.Washington D.C. 20036
Beacon Overlook and Beacon Room
Sunday, December 114:00 - 4:45 p.m. Orientation and Introductions (Beacon Overlook Room)5:00 - 6:15 p.m. Disparities & Social Determinants
Laura Anderko, PhD, RN
Scanlon Endowed Chair in Values Based Health CareFellow, Center for Social JusticeGeorgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies
6:15 - 6:30 p.m. Reception (Beacon Room)6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Dinner (Clip talks)
 
Welcome:
 
Bob Meyers
, President, National Press Foundation
Linda Streitfeld
, Director of Programs, National Press Foundation
 
 
 
1211 Connecticut Avenue, NW| Suite 310| Washington, DC 20036|p. 202.663.7280| f. 202.530.2855 |www.nationalpress.org |npf@nationalpress.org 
CANCER ISSUES 2011
Washington, DCNational Press Foundation Office1211 Connecticut Ave., NWSuite 310
 
Monday, December 12
6:30 a.m.Breakfast available at hotel beginning at 6:30 am9:00 a.m.Meet Maha in lobby, walk to NPF office9:15 - 9:30 a.m.Orientation and Overview
Linda Topping Streitfeld
, Director of Programs, NPF
9:30 - 10:45 a.m.Pediatric Cancer and the Dearth of New Drugs
Nancy Goodman,
Founder and Executive DirectorKids v Cancer
10:45 - 11:00 a.m.Break11:00 a.m. -12:15 p.m.Molecular Targets in Colon Cancer:What to Expect in the Next Decade
Mike Pishvaian, M.D.,
 
Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Hematology/OncologyLombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Hospital
 
12:15 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch1:15 -2:30 p.m.Journalists Dealing with Cancer Issues
Bob Meyers,
President, NPF; formerly, Assistant City Editor/Specialists,San Diego Union; author, D.E.S.: The Bitter Pill; others
 
2:30 - 2:45 p.m.Break2:45 - 4:00 p.m.Clip Talk
 
 
1211 Connecticut Avenue, NW| Suite 310| Washington, DC 20036|p. 202.663.7280| f. 202.530.2855 |www.nationalpress.org |npf@nationalpress.org 
4:00 - 4:15 p.m.Break4:15 - 5:30 p.m.Evidence-based Reporting
(Via Skype)
 
Seth Mnookin,
author of “The Panic Virus”Science writer
 
5:30 p.m.AdjournDinner on your own

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