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Onco-cardiology and Cardio-oncology

Prevention of Chemotherapy-induced Cardiotoxicity

Friday, November 15, 2013

Workshop Faculty

Robert S. Benjamin, M.D.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Jean-Bernard Durand, M.D.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Michael S. Ewer, M.D., J.D., M.P.H.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Anecita Fadol, Ph.D., R.N.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Michael J Fisch, M.D., M.P.H.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Steven E. Lipshultz, M.D.
University of Miami 
Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Alma Rodriguez, M.D., F.A.C.P.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Sandra M. Swain, M.D.
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington, D.C.

Edward T.H. Yeh, M.D.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

 

Agenda: 

Opening
8:00-8:10 a.m.
Edward T.H. Yeh, M.D.
Session I
8:10-10:00 a.m.
Cardiotoxicity of Chemotherapy: Four Different Perspectives
Moderator: Michael Ewer, M.D., J.D., M.P.H.
8:10-8:30 a.m.The Critical Role of Anthracyclines in the Treatment of Lymphoma
Alma Rodriguez, M.D., F.A.C.P.
8:30-8:50 a.m.Anthracycline in the Treatment of Breast Cancer
Sandra Swain, M.D.
8:50-9:10 a.m.The Value of Protection from Adriamycin Cardiac Toxicity in the Management of Sarcoma
Robert Benjamin, M.D.
9:10-9:30 a.m.Cardioprotection Strategies during Cancer Treatments for Long-Term Prevention of Cardiotoxicity in Children with Cancer
Steven Lipshultz, M.D.
9:30-10:00 a.m.Question and Answer Session
Break10:00-10:15 a.m.
Session II
10:15 a.m.-
11:35 p.m.
Primary and Secondary Prevention of Chemotherapy-induced Cardiotoxicity
Moderator: Michael Fisch, M.D., M.P.H.
10:15-10:35 a.m.Primary Prevention
Edward T.H. Yeh, M.D.
10:35-10:55 a.m.Controversy with Dexrazoxane
Michael Ewer, M.D., J.D., M.P.H.
10:55-11:15 a.m.Secondary Prevention
Jean-Bernard Durand, M.D.
11:15-11:35 a.m.Cessation of Therapy and Long-term Monitoring
Anecita Fadol, Ph.D., M.S.N.
11:35-12:30 p.m.Round Table Discussion
Moderator: Edward T.H. Yeh, M.D.

All Faculty
12:30 p.m.Adjourn

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