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Event Schedule

8:15 am – 9:00 am

Registration and Heart-Healthy Breakfast


9:00 am – 10:00 am

Plenary Session - One Woman’s Journey

Award-winning journalist, best-selling author, talk-show host and well-known cancer advocate Katie Couric reveals how cancer changed her life and led to a personal commitment to advocate for colon cancer screening and to raise badly needed funds for cancer research.


10:15 am – 11:15 am

Select one of eight seminars for Session I


11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Select one of eight seminars for Session II


12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Lunch with the Faculty - Journal to Discovery
After five years as Head of Research at the Infectious Diseases Institute, Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda, Johns Hopkins internist and infectious disease specialist Dr. Yukari Manabe shares her tale and learned lessons that will improve health in America.


2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Select one of eight seminars for Session III


3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

Select one of eight seminars for Session IV

Dr. Karen SwartzMrs. Sharon Percy Rockefeller
Visit the Baltimore Homepage to watch the keynote presentations from Dr. Karen Swartz and Mrs. Sharon Percy Rockefeller at the Baltimore 2014 conference


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