Cancer Care Conference

Spring 2019 Program

Free Program - Topic Colorectal Cancer: Know the Facts

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 ; 6-8:30 p.m. ‚óŹ Public Square Building, Madison Theatre, Rockville Centre campus

Molloy College, the Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center will be presenting the program: "Colorectal Cancer: Know the Facts" on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 from 6-8:30 p.m.  The conference will be offered at no charge and will be held in the Madison Theatre in the Public Square Building on Molloy's Rockville Centre campus located at 1000 Hempstead Avenue, Rockville Centre, New York, 11571.

Join experts from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center to learn about tthis topic including recent advances in the field.

This program is offered at no charge and is open to the public. Everyone is welcome to attend, including healthcare professionals, students and the general public.

2 Nursing contact hours will be awarded (see below for details).

Dinner is included. Although the conference and the dinner are offered at no charge, registration is required. Seating is limited and you should pre-register for the conference. Register online by clicking here.

Speakers

Robin Mendelsohn, MD

Dr. Mendelsohn is a gastroenterologist who focuses on taking care of gastrointestinal issues in people with cancer. She has a particular interest in working with people who are at high risk for developing colon cancer and rectal cancer because of hereditary conditions, such as Lynch syndrome, as well as those with young onset colon and rectal cancers. She also provides specialized nutrition support for people with cancer.

   Robin Mendelsohn, MD
Zoe Goldberg, MD

Dr. Goldberg is a board-certified medical oncologist with expertise in gastrointestinal malignancies, such as colorectal, gastric, and esophageal cancer, and pancreatobiliary cancers. She is am a member of MSK's colorectal, upper GI, and hepatobiliary disease management teams.

   Zoe Goldberg, MD

Marsha Reyngold, MD, Ph.D.

Dr. Reyngold is a board-certified radiation oncologist whose clinical practice is focused on the personalized treatment of cancer with radiation therapy. Her goal is to select and implement an appropriate radiation therapy technique to effectively treat disease while minimizing the risk of treatment-related side effects for each patient. I work closely with my colleagues in surgery, pathology, radiology, and medical oncology to develop a comprehensive and individualized treatment plan for each patient. Some of the treatment modalities offered include multi-beam intensity-modulated radiation therapy and image-guided radiation therapy. My academic research focuses on translational epigenetic and genomic approaches to improving and individualizing radiation therapy treatment options in the clinical setting.

   Marsha Reyngold, MD, Ph.D.

Registration:
Although the conference and the dinner are offered at no charge, registration is required. Seating is limited and you should pre-register for the conference.

Register online by clicking here. You may also phone in your registration by calling 516-323-3550. To register in person, by fax or mail, please visit: www.molloy.edu/ce/registration and then follow the directions.

Dinner:
A complimentary box dinner consisting of your choice of sandwich (grilled vegetables, roast beef and cheddar, chicken and mozzarella, and tuna fish), along with chips and bottled water will be served from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Soda, coffee, tea and cookies will also be available. The program will begin at 6:30 p.m. 

If you should have any special dietary requests, such as gluten-free or kosher meals, please notify Cindy Thomas at: 516-323-3554 or email her at: cthomas@molloy.edu by Monday, March 25, 2019.

Flyer
Click here to download a program flyer.

Questions?
If you should have questions regarding the registration process, please contact the Division of Continuing Education and Professional Development at: 516.323.3550 or by e-mail at: conted@molloy.edu.

Nursing Contact Hours

Nursing Contact Hours: Molloy College, Continuing Education Department, is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses' Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 2.0 Contact Hours for the program will be awarded. Participants must remain for the entire program in order to earn a contact hour certificate. Unless noted above, the faculty speaker/planners have no financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer of products or providers being discussed.