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The 3rd Annual NB Oncology Health Day slated for May 11th 2018 will be a gathering of medical professionals engaging in presentations and discussion about breast cancer and treatment.

Specialists from across Canada have kindly offered their time to join us and speak about breast cancer and offer updates on current clinical standards of care.

The following is our programme for the day. Times and speaker/presentation details are subject to change.


07h15 – 07h55 Registration & Breakfast
07h55 – 08h00

Dr Mohammed Harb

Opening Remarks
08h00 – 08h45

Dr Robert Dinniwell


Dr Linda Leblanc

Radiotherapy in Breast Cancer: Less is More…… More or Less


08h45 – 09h00 Q & A


09h00 – 09h45

Dr Daniel Rayson


Dr Ghadeer Anan


Sequencing Therapy Hormone Positive, HER2 Negative Breast Cancer

09h45 – 10h00


Q & A
10h00 – 10h15




10h15 – 11h00

Dr Claire Holloway


Dr Heather Tait

Surgical Management of the Axilla in Women with Breast Cancer: An Ever-Changing Landscape
11h00 – 11h15 Q & A


11h15 – 12h00

Erin Chamberlain


Joan Maloney RN


Genetic Risks and Breast Cancer

12h00 – 12h15 Q & A



12h15 – 13h15


13h15 – 14h00

Dr Sandeep Sehdev


Dr Mahmoud Abdelsalam

Oncotype DX and MammaPrint/BluePrint Tests for Breast Cancer


14h00 – 14h15 Q & A
14h15 – 14h45

Dr. Harald Becher


Dr Thomas McAvinue

Cardio-Oncology & Its Correlation to Breast Cancer Treatment
14h45 – 15h00 Q & A
15h00 – 15h15 Break
15h15 – 17h00 Case Discussions

Moderator: Dr Ali Benjelloun


Panel Members:

Daniel Rayson

Claire Holloway

Robert Dinniwell

Sandeep Sehdev

Erin Chamberlain

Harald Becher






Linda Leblanc

Erin Chamberlain

Tooraj Shakerinia

Ghadeer Anan

Heather Tait

Ali Benjelloun



All cases will run for approximately 10 minutes with a 5 minute Q & A each

16h30 Closing Remarks with Dr Ali Benjelloun