Black America's Prostate Cancer Burden

Summit Session: A Review of Early Detection Guidance and Risk Stratification Tools
  • Early detection guidelines and recommendations.
  • The impact of the USPSTF recommendation against PSA testing.
  • Genomic biomarker tools for risk-stratification and treatment decision making.
  • The impact on over-treatment resulting from early detection risk-stratification.
  • A discussion of appropriate early detection approaches for African American men. 
                                                      J. Jacques Carter, M.D., M.P.H.                      
                                       Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
             Presenter                                     Presenter                                       Presenter
       Assistant Professor                       Assistant Professor               Medical Director and
Urologic Surgeon Oncologist    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine      Chief Medical Officer                 Vanderbilt University                                                                      Carolina Urology Partners
          Medical Center
                            2015 Summit Program Overview and Schedule                                                       
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  Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015                                        Friday, Sept. 18, 2015
      8:30 AM - 3:30 PM                                                  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
          Hotel Monaco                                               Washington Convention Center    
         700 F Street NW                                              801 MT. Vernon Place NW
      Washington, DC 20004                                              Washington, DC
                                                                                             Room: 144C
       Summit Reception
          4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
             Hotel Monaco
Please note: Make room reservations at Hotel Monaco by August 24th. 

The Summit is FREE and open to the public.
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