PMP/Appendiceal Cancer Symposium - Awareness, Options and Advances

PMP/Appendiceal Cancer Symposium - Awareness, Options and Advances
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 8:00am
Worcester, MA

Attendees learned more about pseudomyxoma peritonei and non-carcinoid appendiceal tumors. Heard from a variety of experts about the prevalence, the signs and symptoms, treatment options, and latest research. Topics presented include surgical and medical oncology perspectives, palliative care and symptom control, nutrition, exercise and wellness, and patient and family perspectives.


Keynote: PMP/Appendiceal Cancer: Little Organ, Big Problem
Speaker: H. Richard Alexander, MD - Associate Chairman for Clinical Research, Professor of Surgery, University of Maryland Medical Center/Greenebaum Cancer Center