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22032010005333Prostate Cancer Symposium - DOC


									              Save The Date - Monday May 24th,2010
                  Special Symposium on Prostate Cancer
                Davidoff Cancer Center, Rabin Medical Center

8:30-9:00     Reception and Gathering
9:00-9:30     Memorial Service for Leon and Ruth Davidoff
9:30-9:45     Opening Remarks and Welcome
              Dr. Eyran Halpern, CEO, Rabin Medical Center
              Dr. Naftaly Meydan, Head, Davidoff Cancer Center
9:50-10:05    Introduction to the Symposium on Prostate Cancer
              Dr. Aaron Sulkes, Head, Institute of Oncology, Davidoff Cancer Center
10:05-10:35   Prostate Cancer Surgery – a perspective
              Dr. Peter Scardino, Chairman, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan
              Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC)

10:35-10:55   Radical Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer in Large
              Prostates – The Better Option
              Dr. Jack Baniel, Head, Department of Urology, Beilinson Hospital,
              Rabin Medical Center

10:55-11:25   Outcomes of Prostate Cancer with Image Guided Approaches -
              From Low Risk to Metastatic Disease
              Dr. Michael Zelefsky, Chief, Brachytherapy Service, Co-Leader,
              Genitourinary Disease Management Team, MSKCC

11:25-11:45    Break

11:45-12:05    Brachytherapy in the Management of High Risk
               Prostate Cancer Patients
               Dr. Haim Matzkin, Head, Department of Urology, Sourasky
               Medical Center

12:05-12:35    Technological Advances in Radiation Oncology - circa 2010
               Dr. Clifton Ling, PhD, Radiation Oncology Physics, MSKCC

12:35-12:55    Active Surveillance for Good Risk Prostate Cancer
               Dr. Eli Rosenbaum, Head, Uro-Oncology Unit, Davidoff Cancer Center
12:55-13:15    Diagnosis and Patterns of Referral in Israel for Endorectal MRI in
                the Management of Prostate Cancer
                Dr. Tamar Sella, Head, Breast Imaging Unit, Hadassah Medical

13:15-14:00     Lunch

14:00- 14:30    Use of Laser Activated Vascular Occluding Agents for Focal
                Ablation of Prostate Cancer
                Dr. Avigdor Schertz, PhD, Department of Plant Sciences,
                Weizmann Institute of Science

14:30-15:30     Innovative Systemic Therapies in Prostate cancer

                Dr. Howard Scher,Chief, Genitourinary Oncology Service,MSKCC
                Dr. Philip Kantoff, Chief Clinical Research Officer, Dana-Farber
                Cancer Institute

15:30-16:00    Prostate Cancer Survivorship

               Dr. Lawrence Shulman, Chief Medical Officer and Senior VP,
               Chief, Division of General Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Organizing Committee:

Dr. Aaron Sulkes, Dr. Jack Baniel, Dr. Naftaly Meydan, Mr.Yoram Petrushka,
Dr. Lawrence Shulman, Dr. Zvi Fuks

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