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2024 Sylvester Cancer Survivorship Symposium

October 18, 2024 | The Ritz Carlton, Coconut Grove

2024 Sylvester Cancer Survivorship Symposium

The 2024 Symposium will feature two concurrent sessions. The Survivorship research sessions are intended for providers and researchers and will feature new and relevant survivorship topics including:

  • Aging and Cancer Survivorship
  • Sexual Functioning
  • eHealth and mHealth based Interventions
  • Palliative Care in Survivorship Continuance
  • Integrative Medicine Approaches
  • Caregivers in Survivorship Research
  • Lifestyle Medicine
  • Immunotherapy and Treatment Related Effects
  • Disparities in Survivorship

The Supportive Care for Survivors sessions will be presented to survivors and caregivers and will cover timely survivorship topics including:

  • Palliative Medicine
  • Psychosocial Oncology
  • Community and Foundation Based Resources
  • Sexual Health
  • *New* Round Table Discussions & Networking

Complimentary Registration for University of Miami Attendees - including UM Faculty, Staff, and Trainees

Non-University of Miami Attendees
$25 for Scientific Session and Free for Patient Caregiver Session

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Mary Reid, MSPH, PhD

Dr. Mary Reid, MSPH, PhD

Roswell Park
Comprehensive Cancer Center

Dr. Reid is a cancer epidemiologist, Distinguished Professor of Oncology, Chief of Cancer Screening and Survivorship, and Director of Collaborative Research at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center (RPCCC). She has over 20 years of experience directing cancer screening and surveillance studies on upper aero-digestive cancers, particularly those evaluating the natural history of epithelial premalignant lesions. In 2014, under Dr. Reid’s leadership, RPCCC developed a mixed model comprehensive cancer screening and survivorship clinical and research program, with a central clinic and small satellites. The comprehensive cancer screening program includes lung, breast, cervical, colorectal, and pancreatic cancers and has a general screening clinical service. The survivorship program provides comprehensive patient centered survivorship care, symptom management, referrals to an array of support services and the generation of a detailed care plan for all patients and community providers. Over 4600 patients have been seen in the clinical program since its inception from multiple disease sites. The entire multidisciplinary team of providers places great emphasis on wellness, cancer screening and risk reduction while supporting research that will enhance the evidence base of comprehensive screening and survivorship care.

2023 Sylvester Cancer Survivorship Symposium Recap


Have Questions?

Please contact for any survivorship symposium related questions.

To learn more about our Survivorship Research and Clinical Programs please visit Sylvester's Cancer Survivorship Programs