Pennsylvania Men’s Health & Prostate Cancer Conference to Discuss Genetics, Clinical Trials, Opioids & More

2019 Men's Health & Prostate Cancer Conference

Conference Registration opens on July 1, 2019 at

Frequent updates in science and health care best practices encourage health practitioners and patients to regularly learn more. The Pennsylvania Prostate Cancer Coalition proudly presents the 2019 Pennsylvania Men’s Health & Prostate Cancer Conference as an educational opportunity for all health care professionals – including urologists, oncologists, family doctors, nurses, community health workers, students and residents – as well as prostate cancer survivors and their loved ones. Urology of Central Pennsylvania is a long-time supporter and sponsor of this event.

The 2019 Men’s Health & Prostate Cancer Conference is scheduled for November 16, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Lancaster Marriott, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

The keynote speaker for the event is Dr. Veda N. Giri, MD, an Associate Professor, Medical Oncology, Cancer Biology, and Urology Director, and Cancer Risk Assessment and Clinical Cancer Genetics at Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Giri will discuss The Genetics and Hereditary Nature of Prostate Cancer.

Other session topics include:

  • “Junk” Science: Making Sense of Vitamins, Supplements and More
  • How to Improve Participation in Clinical Trials for Prostate Cancer
  • Opioid Use in Prostate Cancer Treatment: How to Reduce and Avoid Opioid Problems

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