Wednesday,  May 11,  2016
WELCOME and INTRODUCTION

  08:10 - 08:15

Welcome and Introduction to the Day’s Programme

Laura Hayes, Chair, Organizing Committee

  08:15 - 08:20

Introduction of Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Foundation

Harley Eisman, MD, Co-President of the Foundation

  08:20 - 08:25

HBOC Movie

SESSION 1

CHAIR: Nora Wong

  08:25 - 08:30

Introductions

  08:30 - 09:00

Genetics 101: New Genes, New Insights

Laura Palma, MSc, CGC, CCGC, McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, QC

  09:00 - 09:30

What's New in HBOC Research?

Jeff Weitzel, MD, Department of Clinical Cancer Genetics, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA

  09:30 - 10:00

Ovarian Cancer Detection and Prevention in BRCA Carriers

Susie Lau, MD, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, QC, Canada

  10:00 - 10:15

Question Period

BREAK

10:15 - 10:35  

SESSION 2:

CHAIR: Nadine Dumas

  10:35 - 10:40

Introductions

  10:40 - 11:10

Mastectomy for Breast Cancer Prevention

Erica Patocskai, MD, Hôpital Notre-Dame, Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada

  11:10 - 11:40

Breast Reconstruction AFTER Prophylactic Mastectomy

Omar Fouda Neel, MD, FRCSC, FAAP, McGill University, McGill University Health Centre, Montréal, QC, Canada

  11:40 - 12:10

Breast Reconstruction AFTER Breast Cancer – Additional Considerations

Alain Gagnon, MD, Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada

  12:10 - 12:30

Question Period

LUNCH

12:30 - 13:45  

SESSION 3:

CHAIR: Laura Palma

  13:45 - 13:50

Introductions

  13:50 - 14:20

Sexuality and Intimacy after Cancer Treatment/Preventative Surgery

Sharon Bober, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

  14:20 - 14:50

Negotiating Family Planning, Early Menopause, and Risk-Reducing Surgery

Karen Hurley, PhD, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA

  14:50 - 15:20

Living with the Risk: A Mother-Daughter Perspective

Jodi Taiger and Lindsay Robins, Montréal, QC

  15:20 - 15:35

Question Period

CLOSING

  15:35 - 15:40

Closing Remarks and Explanation of “Show & Tell” and “Table Talk” Activities

Laura Hayes, Chair, Organizing Committee

  15:40 - 16:15

Choice of “Show & Tell” or “Table Talk”