CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2018--OncLive ®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, presents the latest State of the Science Summit™ on Breast Cancer on June 21 at 5 p.m. at the Millennium Hilton New York One UN Plaza in New York City. The program will be chaired by Francisco Esteva, M.D., Ph.D., director, breast medical oncology program, New York University (NYU) Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center, and professor, department of medicine, NYU School of Medicine.

This educational summit will explore the latest clinical and scientific research on breast cancer. Expert presenters will also discuss locally advanced human epidermal growth factor receptor 2-positive breast cancer, triple-negative breast cancer and reversing hormone resistance in estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer. Presenters will also engage in a stimulating peer exchange panel discussion and address audience questions during a Q&A session.

The presenters for the program are:

Sylvia Adams, M.D., director, clinical research, breast cancer, NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center, and associate professor, department of medicine, NYU School of Medicine Naamit Gerber, M.D., NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center, assistant professor, department of radiation oncology, NYU School of Medicine Maryann Kwa, M.D., NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center, instructor, department of medicine, NYU School of Medicine Yelena Novik, M.D., NYU Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center, associate professor, department of medicine, NYU School of Medicine

The State of the Science Summit™ is a premier conference series hosted by OncLive ® that features medical experts from across the nation discussing treatment options. Each summit integrates academic and community-based physicians and health care professionals from across key disciplines, from medical and surgical oncology to hematology.

Registration is free and open to all health care professionals, and food and beverages will be served. For more information and to register, visit https://www.onclive.com/meetings/soss  or contact Kayla Collins at  kcollins@curetoday.com.

About OncLive ®

A digital platform of resources for practicing oncologists, OncLive ®  offers oncology professionals information they can use to help provide the best patient care. OncLive.com is the official website for the MJH Associates, Inc., Oncology Specialty Group, which publishes  OncologyLive®,  Oncology Nursing News®  and more. MJH Associates, Inc., is a full-service health care communications company offering education, research and medical media, including curetoday.com and  CURE®  magazine, the largest U.S. consumer publication focused entirely on cancer. Combining science and humanity to make cancer understandable , CURE®  reaches patients, cancer centers and advocacy groups.

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