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Delaware Cancer Consortium 2019 Annual Retreat

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Dover Downs


Kathleen Connolly, Chair of the Delaware Cancer Consortium, welcomes attendees and sets the stage for a day of learning.

Opening Remarks

Kara Odom Walker, MD

Delaware Health and Social Services

Special Comments

The Honorable Bethany Hall-Long

Lieutenant Governor, State of Delaware

E-Cigarettes: A New Threat to Kids

Michelle Lee

Youth Advocacy Program Associate
Tobacco-Free Kids

Lung Cancer Screening: Clinical Trials, Screening Recommendations, and What’s Next

Claudia I. Henschke, PhD, MD

Radiologist and Professor of Radiology
Mount Sinai Health System

Call to Action

Karyl T. Rattay, MD, MS

Delaware Division of Public Health

Lung Cancer Screening Proclamation

The Honorable John C. Carney

State of Delaware

Best Practices for Increasing Lung Cancer Screening Rates

Jacob Sands, MD

Medical Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Statewide Lung Cancer Screening Program

Heather Bittner-Fagan, MD

Family Practitioner
Christiana Care Health System

Stephen Grubbs, MD

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Lung Cancer Screening Panel Discussion — What’s Happening In Delaware?

Nora Katurakes, RN, MSN, OCN

Christiana Care Health System

James Spellman, MD

Beebe Healthcare

Ravi S. Kasat, MD


Closing Remarks

Kathleen Connolly

Delaware Cancer Consortium