2009 Midwest Regional Brain Tumor Conference

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Hope, Innovation, Progress, Support:
The 2009 Midwest Regional Brain Tumor Conference

June 20, 2009, Northern Kentucky Convention Center

A free educational event for patients, caregivers & family members.

1. Brain Tumor 101
—Tara Orgon Stamper RN, CNRN, MSN, ANP-BC

2. Brain Tumors: Where do they come from?
—Tania Carreón-Valencia, MS, PhD

3. Long Term Survivorship
—Constance Lee Menefee »

4. Overview of Brain Tumor Treatment: Surgery
—Christopher McPherson, MD

5. Overview of Brain Tumor Treatment: Radiotherapy
—John Breneman, MD

6. Future Advances in Brain Tumor Therapy
—Ronald E. Warnick, MD

7. The Wellness Community
—Gerald Bailey, MSW, LISW, LCSW

8. Brain Tumor Rehabilitation
—Dana Bussing, MD

9. Bill of Rights
—Jennifer M. Fonseca – Caregiver

10. Brain Tumors & Your Finances: What You Can Do
—Harriet Patterson, MPH

11. Overview of Brain Tumor Treatment: Chemotherapy
—Margie A. Gerena Lewis, MD

12. Managing Symptoms & Side Effects of Brain Tumor Treatment
—Shanna L. Armstrong, RN, MSN

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