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Events

When:

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
6:00–8:00 p.m.

Where:

Webinar
 
 

Sleep Disturbances Related to Breast Cancer – WEBINAR


On Tuesday, March 17th, the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program is presenting a webinar on Sleep Disturbances Related to Breast Cancer. (THIS IS NOT AN IN-PERSON EVENT)

To watch this webinar, please visit this link:
https://adelphiuniversity.zoom.us/j/188528940?pwd=VTBTeUsyZE0rMDcwVGlibUJFUDNkZz09

The Meeting ID: 188 528 940
Password: 004698
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Speaker:
Douglas K. Marks, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Hematology & Oncology
Director of NYU Winthrop Cancer Clinical Trials Office
Perlmutter Cancer Center
An NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

Sleep disturbance is common in patients diagnosed with breast cancer and can persist throughout treatment. Douglas K. Marks, MD will discuss our current understanding of breast cancer-related sleep disturbance as well as discuss the evidence for different approaches to clinical management.

» Register online for the webinar

ABOUT THIS WEBINAR:

Sleep Disturbances Related to Breast Cancer: Understanding the relationship between the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer and sleep disorders. 

Sleep disturbance is common in patients diagnosed with breast cancer and can persist throughout treatment. Douglas K. Marks, MD will discuss our current understanding of breast cancer-related sleep disturbance as well as discuss the evidence for different approaches to clinical management.

SPEAKER:

Douglas K. Marks, MD
Attending Physician, Division of Hematology & Oncology
Director of NYU Winthrop Cancer Clinical Trials Office
Perlmutter Cancer Center
An NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

Douglas K Marks, MD is a breast medical oncologist at Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Winthrop. Dr. Marks joined Perlmutter Cancer Center following a fellowship program in Oncology/Hematology at Columbia University Medical Center. In addition to caring for patients with breast cancer, Dr. Marks is currently involved in several research endeavors focused on better understanding the interaction between an individual patient’s immune system and breast cancer.

Dr. Marks’ research has been presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Society for Immunology of Cancer, and the ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group. Dr. Marks received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 2012, where he also completed residency training in Internal Medicine. During that residency, he was awarded the Klaudia Ewa Knapik Memorial Award (“Top Resident”) by faculty of the Department of Medicine.


This online webinar is free and open to the public. Please use the link above to watch the webinar live on
March 17th. To RSVP, call 516.877.4325; email breastcancerhotline@adelphi.edu or register online by clicking the button below.

» Register online for the webinar

This webinar will be available on our YouTube channel the day following the event (AUBreastCancer).


Our 2020 forums are sponsored by 
The Junior Coalition of the Manhasset Women’s Coalition Against Breast Cancer and Sientra FULL CIRCLE

 
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For further information, please contact:

Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program
p – 516.877.4320
e – breastcancerhotline@adelphi.edu

Support Hotline: 800.877.8077