MUSC Hollings Cancer Center

Cervical Cancer Free South Carolina Inaugural Summit

Join us for our inaugural summit and be a part of
our efforts to
eliminate cervical cancer!

Cervical Cancer-Free South Carolina is a member state of the Cervical Cancer-Free Coalition focused on eliminating cervical cancer through screening, follow-up care, vaccination, and education.  Cervical Cancer-Free South Carolina consists of individual and organizational partners committed to increasing participation in cervical cancer screening; increasing adherence to follow-up care of abnormal screening results; increasing rates of HPV vaccination; and seeking additional funding to support cervical cancer screening and HPV vaccination in South Carolina.


January 9-10, 2014
DoubleTree Historic District  |  Charleston, South Carolina

 AGENDA

THURSDAY, JANUARY 9, 2014
3:00-4:00 PMRegistration
4:00-4:45 PM Breakout Sessions
•   The State of Cervical Cancer in South Carolina
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•   HPV Testing: The Future of Cervical Cancer Screening
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•   Getting to Cervical Cancer Free in South Carolina: Follow-
     up Care
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4:45-5:00 PMBreak
5:00-5:05 PMIntroductory Remarks: 
   • Jennifer Young Pierce, MD, MPH, Co-Chair CCFSC
     Assistant Professor 
     Gynecologic Oncology
     Medical University of South Carolina 
5:06-5:20 PM

Natasha McKinnon, Cervical Cancer Survivor
   • Introduction to Keynote Speaker

5:21-6:05 PM

Opening Keynote Address:
    • Susan T. Vadaparampil, PhD, MPH
      Associate Member/Associate Professor
      Division of Cancer Prevention & Control
      Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL

6:06-6:15 PMClosing Remarks:
     • Heather Brandt, PhD, CHES, Co-Chair CCFSC
       Associate Professor
       Arnold School of Public Health
       University of South Carolina
6:15-7:30 PMReception

   

FRIDAY, JANUARY 10, 2014
8:00-8:30 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30-10:00 AM  Workshop 1
 •  Addressing Cancer Disparities in the African American 
     Community: The South Carolina Witness Project
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 •   Preventing Cervical Cancer in the Palmetto State: HPV 
     Vaccination
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 •   Breaking the Silence about Cervical Cancer
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10:00-10:15 AM Break
10:15-11:45 AM

 Workshop 2
 •  The Key to HPV Cancer Prevention: The Role of Health   
     Care Providers
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 •  Using Health Communication Strategies to Increase 
     Awareness of Cervical Cancer Prevention & Control
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 •  Advocacy 101: Advocating for Cervical Cancer at the 
     Statehouse
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11:45 AM - 12 PM Break
12:00-1:30  PM Closing Session & Working Lunch
 •   Introduction:
             Andrew S. Kraft, MD
             Distinguished University Professor
             Director, Hollings Cancer Center
 •   Closing Keynote: 
             The Honorable Bakari T. Sellers
             South Carolina House Representative (D-Bamberg)
 •   "Call to Action" by Sloane Whelan
             SC Director of Public Affairs
             Planned Parenthood Health Systems, Inc.

 

Registration for this event is now closed.  There will be day-of registration for cash and check only.  Please note for day-of registration, lunch will not be available due to the lack of notice.  If you have any other questions, please feel free to contact Marcy Reynolds, reynm@musc.edu  


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