September 24, 2019

Registration Now Open for 2-Day Women’s Cancers Event

By msequeira

UNM Women's Cancer Awareness 2-day Event! 

Registration and RSVP is now OPEN

The University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center in collaboration with the Gynecological Cancer Awareness Project are proud to present the Inaugural Women’s Cancers Symposium. This two-day symposium brings together distinguished faculty from UNM, the University of Colorado and other institutions to focus on the medical management of common and important challenges that face health-care professionals who care for women with cancer.

The multi-specialty approach and concise symposium format allow participants to explore survivorship issues and cutting-edge treatment options for various areas of breast and gynecological cancer patient care.

The Friday film festival features two films and Q&A sessions with the film makers! The Saturday symposium will include vendors to provide attendees with even more up-to-date information.

Day 1 (October 18, 2019)

Film-fest at the UNM Cancer Center Education Wing

BOTH of the film producers will be in attendance to meet. Community welcome. Seating limited to 150 and lunch will be provided by Chick-fil-a. 

The documentary films are called “One year Later” by Lucia Mauro and the other is called “Life Interrupted” by Paula Mozen.  Both films have the theme of women's cancer survivorship.  (No CME or vendor booths available)

Target Audience:  Anyone who is interested … survivors, friends, health professionals

​​​More details and RSVP at the following link:  http://cancer.unm.edu/news-event/events/womens-cancer-film-festival/

Day 2 (October 19, 2019) 

Full day Women’s Cancer Symposium and Vendor Fair at the Doubletree Downtown

Healthcare professionals only. (6.25 AMA PRA Category  1 Credit(s)™)  Tuition remission available for UNM  employees. (*Lunch speakers are NOT included  in the CME total.)

Target Audience:  All healthcare professionals in NM - General Practitioners, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Psychiatrists, Nurses and all other interested healthcare  professionals. 

​More details and Register at the following link:   http://cancer.unm.edu/news-event/events/womens-cancer-symposium/

**EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT THROUGH OCTOBER 9, 2019

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