Miami Cancer Institute Women’s Cancer Symposium, Third Annual

Miami, FL US
April 21, 2023

Live Symposium | 6.25 Cat. 1
Friday, April 21, 2023 | 7:30 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Hilton Miami Dadeland, Miami, Florida

Become an Exhibitor  

The Miami Cancer Institute Women’s Cancer Symposium brings together a distinguished faculty for a one-day live symposium that will focus on the medical management of common and important challenges facing healthcare professionals who care for women with cancer. The multispecialty approach allows participants to explore new diagnoses and cutting-edge treatment options for various areas of breast and ovarian cancer patient care in a concise symposium format.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this conference, participants should be better able to:

  • Incorporate strategies for the prevention, mitigation and management of treatment-related adverse events for patients undergoing treatment for breast cancer.
  • Discuss the future of therapeutic strategies in the treatment of gynecologic and breast cancers.
  • Identify and educate the new standards of gynecologic and breast cancers to participants.

Who Should Attend

Breast Surgeons, General Surgeons, Reconstructive Surgeons, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Physiatrists, Radiation Oncologists, Pathologists, Geneticists, Radiologists, General Practitioners, Psychiatrists, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Physician Assistants, Patient Navigators, Nurses, and all other interested healthcare professionals.

Registration and Fees

 Early Registration
Before Friday, March 24
After Friday, March 24
Baptist Health Employees$25$35

Event date: Friday, April 21, 2023

About Miami Cancer Institute


Miami Cancer Institute, part of Baptist Health South Florida, brings to South Florida access to personalized clinical treatments and comprehensive support services delivered with unparalleled compassion. No other cancer program in the region has the combination of cancer-fighting expertise and advanced technology—including the first proton therapy center in South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean, and one of the only radiation oncology programs in the world with each of the newest radiation therapies in one place—to diagnose and deliver precise cancer treatments that achieve the best outcomes and improve the lives of cancer patients. The Institute offers an impressive roster of established community oncologists and renowned experts, many recruited from the nation’s top cancer centers. As Florida’s only member of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer (MSK) Alliance, Miami Cancer Institute is part of a meaningful clinical collaboration that affords patients in South Florida access to innovative treatments and ensures that the standards of care are developed by their multidisciplinary disease management teams match those at MSK.

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Course Summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.25 General certificate of attendance
  • 6.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 6.00 Florida Board of Nursing
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
04/21/2023 - 8:00am EDT
Event ends: 
04/21/2023 - 4:00pm EDT


Friday, April 21

7:30 a.m.Welcome and Opening Remarks
Symposium Directors
Breast Cancer
7:35 a.m.Universal Testing for Breast Cancer Predisposition
Mark Robson, M.D.
8:00 a.m.Incorporating IO and Emerging Therapeutic Options for TNBC
Rita Nanda, M.D.
8:25 a.m.Management of the Ptotic Breast from a Breast Plastic Reconstructive Standpoint
Miguel Medina, M.D.
8:50 a.m.Panel Discussion with Question-and-Answer Session
9:05 a.m.Break and Visit Exhibits
Gynecologic Cancer
9:20 a.m.Future of Robotic Surgery in Gynecologic Oncology
Martin Martino, M.D.
9:45 a.m.Maintenance Therapy in Ovarian Cancer: To PARP or Not to PARP
Robert Coleman, M.D., FACOG, FACS
10:10 a.m.Cervical Cancer Systemic Treatment: Current State and Future Directions
Robert Coleman, M.D., FACOG, FACS
10:35 a.m.Panel Discussion with Question-and-Answer Session
10:50 a.m.Lunch and Visit Exhibits
11:20 a.m.Product Theater
11:50 a.m.Break and Visit Exhibits
12:20 p.m.State of the Art for the Treatment of Ovarian and Endometrial Cancer
Kathleen N. Moore, M.D., M.S.
12:45 p.m.Innovations in the Surgical Management of Endometrial Cancer
Nadeem Abu-Rustum, M.D.
1:10 p.m.Role of Immunotherapy in the Management of Endometrial Cancer
Matthew Powell, M.D.
1:35 p.m.Panel Discussion with Question-and-Answer Session
1:50 p.m.Break and Visit Exhibits
Breast Cancer
2:05 p.m.Integrative Medicine Approaches
Ashwin Mehta, M.D.
2:30 p.m.Challenges in HER2+ Breast Cancer
Reshma Mahtani, D.O.
2:55 p.m.Breast Cancer Genomic Testing – Clinical Applications
Anne P. O'Dea, M.D.
3:20 p.m.Panel Discussion with Question-and-Answer Session
3:35 p.m.Closing Remarks
3:40 p.m.Adjourn

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NOTE: Schedule subject to change.

Hilton Miami Dadeland
9100 N Kendall Dr
Miami, FL 33176
United States

About the Venue

Next to Baptist Hospital, Hilton Miami is two miles from Dadeland Mall and 10 minutes from Dadeland South Metro Station. Miami International Airport is 13 miles away. Hilton Miami offers a wellness center with yoga and Pilates classes plus massages, a heated pool, and guest rooms with fitness equipment. Hilton Miami Dadeland has met cleanliness standards for a WELL Health-Safety Rating.

Symposium Directors

John Diaz, M.D.
Chief of Gynecologic Oncology
Medical Director of Robotic Surgery, Baptist Health South Florida
Medical Director of Baptist Health Surgical Center, Plantation
Lead Physician Clinical Research, Gynecologic Oncology Clinical Trials
Miami Cancer Institute Miami, Florida 
Reshma Mahtani, D.O.
Chief of Breast Medical Oncology
Miami Cancer Institute
Miami, Florida
Starr Mautner, M.D.
Breast Surgical Oncology
Miami Cancer Institute
Miami, Florida
Eric Schroeder, M.D.
Gynecologic Oncologist
Miami Cancer Institute
Miami, Florida


Nadeem Abu-Rustum, M.D.
Chief of Gynecology Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York
Robert Coleman, M.D., FACOG, FACS
Gynecologic Oncologist, Texas Oncology
Chief Scientific Officer, US Oncology Research
The Woodlands, Texas
Martin Martino, M.D.
Gynecologic Oncology
Ascension Medical Group St. Vincent's
Jacksonville, Florida
Miguel Medina, M.D.
Director of Microsurgery
Miami Cancer Institute
Miami, Florida
Ashwin Mehta, M.D.
Medical Director of Integrative Medicine and
Physician Wellness
Memorial Healthcare System
Hollywood, Florida
Kathleen N. Moore, M.D., M.S.
Associate Director of Clinical Research
Stephenson Cancer Center, The University of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Rita Nanda, M.D.
Director of Breast Oncology Program
The University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, Illinois
Anne P. O'Dea, M.D.
Medical Director
Breast Cancer Clinical Research Program Services
The University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, Kansas
Matthew A. Powell, M.D.
Chief of Division of Gynecologic Oncology
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
Mark Robson, M.D.
Chief of Breast Medicine Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Disclosures And Resolution Of Conflict Of Interest

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer


Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for a total of 6.25 credit hours, CE Broker Course #20-998258, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has been approved for 6 credits for Nurse Practitioners, Nurses. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB) accepts CEs accredited by the ACCME. Individuals are responsible for checking with the AANPCB for further guidelines.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ claimed by physicians attending live events certified and organized in the United States for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ can be claimed through the agreement on mutual recognition of credits between UEMS and AMA, considered as being equal to the European Continuous Medical Education Credits (ECMEC©) granted by the UEMS. One AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ is equivalent to one (1) hour of European EACCME Credit (ECMEC©). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has assigned up to 6.25 cognate credits to this program.

This activity is partially supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca.


Baptist Health South Florida presents this CME activity for use by healthcare professionals for educational purposes only. Opinions, perspectives and information presented by the faculty represent their ideas and views, and participants should carefully consider all available scientific data before acting on knowledge gained through this activity. Additionally, participants should consult the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for approved uses prior to prescribing medications or utilizing medical devices discussed in this activity.

While Baptist Health makes reasonable efforts to ensure that accurate information is presented, no warranty, expressed or implied, is offered. Participants should rely on their own clinical judgment, knowledge and experience before applying information acquired to their professional use.

Available Credit

  • 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.25 General certificate of attendance
  • 6.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 6.00 Florida Board of Nursing
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We gratefully acknowledge the following exhibitors:

Ambry Genetics
AstraZeneca Breast Oncology
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
Baptist Health Miami Cancer Institute
Baptist Health South Miami Hospital Outpatient Services
Bayer Oncology
Caris Life Sciences
Daiichi Sankyo
Gilead Sciences 
Karl Storz Endoscopy
Lilly Oncology
Merck Oncology
Molli Surgical
Myriad Genetics
Novartis Oncology
Pfizer Oncology
Sharsheret - The Jewish Breast and Ovarian Cancer Community
Stemline Therapeutics
VITAS Health

We welcome the following companies as first-time exhibitors:

Agendia Precision Oncology
Clarix Imaging
Cooler Heads
Dilon Technologies
EHealth Technologies
Entrinsic Biosciences
Epic Sciences
Exact Sciences
Fertility Center of Miami
IVF Florida
LaRoche Posay
OBP Surgical
Prelude DX
Xodus Medical


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