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Hot Topics in Prostate Cancer 2020

If you have been diagnosed with prostate cancer or care about someone who has, Wellness House welcomes you to the annual Hot Topics in Prostate Cancer. Join the top oncologists, surgeons, and healthcare professionals in the Chicagoland area to learn about the latest updates in the research and treatment of prostate cancer.

Registration Required – Please register for the general session, and any additional breakout sessions.


General Sessions - Saturday, September 26
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  • 9:00 – 9:30 a.m. | Updates in Medical Oncology
    Brian C. Myre, MD
    Medical Oncologist
    Edward-Elmhurst Health
  • 9:30 – 10:00 a.m. | Updates in Surgical Oncology
    Arieh L. Shalhav, MD
    Chief of Urology and Director of Minimally Invasive Urology and Robotic Surgery
    UChicago Medicine
  • 10:00 – 10:30 a.m. | Updates in Radiation Oncology
    Sean Sachdev, MD
    Assistant Professor
    Director Residency Program
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
  • 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. | Q&A with Physician Panel
  • 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Management of Side Effects: From Pre-Treatment Considerations to Post-Treatment Concerns
    Amit Patel, MD, Urologist
    Ranko Miocinovic, MD, Urologist
    DuPage Medical Group

Breakout Session - Tuesday, October 13
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

  • The Importance of Movement for Prostate Cancer
    Mitchell Crettol, Physical Therapist
    PT Solutions Physical Therapy

Breakout Session - Tuesday, November 24
3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

  • Healthy Eating After Prostate Cancer
    Angela Dennison, RD, LDN, Oncology Dietitian
    Wellness House