Karmanos Cancer Institute's 9th Annual Cancer Symposium - Elisabeth Heath

October 6, 2019

Elisabeth Heath from the Karmanos Cancer Institute shares details on the upcoming Karmanos Cancer Institute's 9th Annual Cancer Symposium taking place this October. In response to such high demand and attendance, this is the first year the Symposium has been expanded to include all cancer types in addition to prostate cancer. This year's agenda focuses on Progress in Cancer Care, Advocacy, and Survivorship  This is a free event and open to the publish, but facilitators are asking for attendees to please register ahead of time! The event will take place Saturday, October 12, 2019, from 7:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit, MI.


Elisabeth Heath M.D., FACP, Associate Center Director for Translational Sciences, Medical Director of the Infusion Center, Lead of the Prostate Cancer Research Team and Genitourinary Oncology Multidisciplinary Team, Karmanos Cancer Institute. She has been an active clinical and scientific member of Karmanos since 2003 and is Professor of Oncology at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Heath has a distinguished career as a prostate cancer researcher, serving as the Patricia C. and E. Jan Hartmann Endowed Chair for Prostate Cancer Research. She is also involved with the Developmental Therapeutics-Molecular Therapeutics Committee of ASCO and is the principal investigator for a Department of Defense grant in the nationally recognized Prostate Clinical Trials Cancer Consortium

Alicia Morgans, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology/Oncology at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois.