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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.  We are an accredited event!

Specialists from across Atlantic 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

Topic TBA
08h45 – 09h00 Q & A


09h00 – 09h45

Dr Claire Holloway


Dr Heather Tait


1.      The current role of sentinel node biopsy in breast cancer management

2.      Surgical management of the axilla in the setting of neoadjuvant systemic therapy

09h45 – 10h00


Q & A
10h00 – 10h15




10h15 – 11h00

Dr Daniel Rayson


Dr Margot Brunell

Sequencing Therapy Hormone Positive, HER2 Negative Breast Cancer
11h00 – 11h15 Q & A


11h15 – 12h00

Dr Christine Brezden-Masley


Dr Christoph Winkler


Cardio-Oncology & Its Correlation to Breast Cancer Treatment

12h00 – 12h15 Q & A



12h15 – 13h15


13h15 – 14h00

Presenter TBA




Oncotype DX and MammaPrint/BluePrint Tests for Breast Cancer


14h00 – 14h15 Q & A
14h15 – 16h30 Case Discussions

Moderator: Dr Ali Benjelloun


Panel Members:

Daniel Rayson

Claire Holloway

Robert Dinniwell

Christine Brezden-Masley



Cases From:




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

16h30 Closing Remarks with Dr Ali Benjelloun