The summit convenes survivors and leaders within medicine, research, government industry and the community to address policy and medical issues towards eliminating the racial disparity.

 

The Summit Program With Videos of All Presentations 


Hosted: Thursday, September 15th 
United States Capitol
Visitors Center, Room HVC 201AB

 9:00 - 9:30 AM           Summit Opening

Welcome: Mr. Robbie Robinson 
PHEN Survivor Network
Boston, MA

Opening Statement: Mr. Thomas A. Farrington (Opening Remarks Video)
President and Founder
Prostate Health Education Network (PHEN)
Boston, MA

9:30 AM - Noon          Prostate Cancer Early Detection Testing-The Next Chapter

Introduction: Artie L. Shelton, M.D. (Remarks video)
US Army Colonel, Retired
PHEN Survivor Network Regional Coordinator
Olney, MD

Moderator: J. Jacques Carter, M.D. (Remarks Video)
PHEN Medical Advisor
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Presenters:

Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, M.D., Ph.D., MAS (Presentation Video)
Presentation Slides

Chair, United States Preventive Services Task Force
Lee Goldman, MD Endowed Chair in Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Ruth B. Etzioni, Ph.D. (Presentation Video)
Presentation Slides

Full Member, Biostatistics
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, WA

Kathryn M. Wilson, Sc.D. (Presentation Video)
Presentation Slides

Research Scientist
Department of Epidemiology
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Boston, MA

Panelists:
 Panel Discussion Video

Pamela Coleman, M.D., F.A.C.S., FPMRS
Interim Chief of Urology
Howard University Hospital
Washington, D.C.

Mr. Charlie Hill
Founder and President
Hampton Roads Prostate Health Forum
PHEN Survivor Network
Hampton, VA

Mr. Michael J. Kemeter
Director of Managed Care, Medical Affairs
Genomic Health, Inc.
Redwood City, CA

Panel Discussion Video


1:00 – 3:30 PM           Increasing African American Participation in Clinical Trials

Introduction: Matthew A. Kinnard, Ph.D. (Remarks Video)
PHEN Survivor Network
Hyattsville, MD

Moderator: Mr. Terence Afer-Anderson (Remarks Video)
PHEN Survivor Network
Norfolk, VA

Presenter:

Edith Mitchell, M.D., F.A.C.P.  (Presentation Video)
Presentation Slides
Director, Center to Eliminate Cancer Disparities
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

Steven R. Patierno, Ph.D. 
 (Presentation Video)
Presentation Slides
Deputy Director, Duke Cancer Institute
Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

 

Panelists: (Panel Discussion Video)

Mr. Paul Covington
PHEN Survivor Network
New York, NY

Peter Francis, M.D., MBA
Medical Director
Janssen Oncology
Horsham, PA

Lannis E. Hall, M.D., MPH
Director of Radiation Oncology, Siteman Cancer Center
Clinical Trials Leader, Program to Eliminate Cancer Disparities
Washington University School of Medicine

St. Louis, MO

Gwendoline Shang, M.D.
Director of Medical Affairs
Medivation, Inc.
San Francisco, CA

Hong Tang, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Executive Medical Director
Oncology Medical Affairs Americas
Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
Northbrook, IL

Panel Discussion Video


3:30 pm – 4:00 pm: Closing Remarks
Thomas A. Farrington 
(Remarks Video)

 

 

Hosted: Friday, September 16th
Washington Convention Center, Room 144C

  A Session of the Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference
Host: Congressman Gregory Meeks (D-NY)




9:00 am - Noon Educating and Mobilizing Black Communities on Prostate Cancer Issues

Welcome: Deacon Raymond Fuller, Jr. 
PHEN Survivor Network
Boston, MA

Session Introduction: Mr. Thomas A. Farrington (Remarks Video)
President and Founder
Prostate Health Education Network (PHEN)

Remarks:

Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (NY) (Remarks Video)
Member, Congressional Black Caucus

Mr. Ken Griffey, Sr. (Remarks Video)
Retired Major League Baseball Player
PHEN Survivor Network
Bayer Spokesperson

Mr. Wesley A. Coleman (Remarks Video)
Grand Sire Archon
Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity
Los Angeles, CA

Edith Mitchell, M.D., F.A.C.P. (Remarks Video)
Director, Center to Eliminate Cancer Disparities
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

Moderator: Mr. Mark W. Kennedy, MBA (Remarks Video)
Presentation Slides

Director of Outreach
Prostate Health Education Network (PHEN)
Boston, MA

Presenters:

Lannis E. Hall, M.D., MPH (Presentation Video)
Presentation Slides

Director of Radiation Oncology, Siteman Cancer Center
Clinical Trials Leader, Program to Eliminate Cancer Disparities
Washington University School of Medicine

St. Louis, MO

Panelists:  Panel Discussion Video

Ms. Golden H. Bethune-Hill 
Executive Director and Founder
The Community Free Clinic of Newport News
Hampton, VA

Jerlando F. L. Jackson, Ph.D.
Chair, Grand Social Action Committee
Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity
Madison, WI

Reverend Tan C. Moss
Pastor
Greater Grant Memorial A.M.E. Church
Jacksonville, FL

Mr. Michael Shaw
Director, Office of Urban Male Health
Alameda County Department of Public Health
Oakland, CA

Artie L. Shelton, M.D.
U.S. Army Colonel, Retired
PHEN Survivor Network Regional Coordinator
Olney, MD

Panel Discussion Video

Summit Closing Remarks

Mr. Thomas A. Farrington (Remarks Video)
President and Founder
PHEN


Deacon Raymond Fuller, Jr. (Closing Song Video "I Am A Testimony")
















































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