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2018 UCAN Conference Agenda

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Wasatch Retreat and Conference Center, Downtown Salt Lake City

Registration, Poster Set Up, Breakfast, Networking 8:00 am
Welcome, Opening Remarks and State Plan Presentation

Ana C. Sanchez-Birkhead, PhD, WHNP-BC, APRN

Associate Professor, College of Nursing

University of Utah

2017-2018 Co-Chair

Utah Cancer Action Network

8:30 am

Wasatch

Plenary Speaker

Jakob D. Jensen, PhD

Associate Dean for Research, College of Humanities

Professor, Department of Communication

University of Utah

9:00 am

Wasatch

Transition Break 10:00 am
Breakout 1A: UCAN Priority Area: Healthy Lifestyles

Moderator: Shay Bilinski, MPA

Providing Accurate, Timely Information on Social Media Using Health Educators

Allison Elmer, MPH, CPH

Health Educator

Huntsman Cancer Institute

Move Utah: Planning For Active, Healthy, and Connected Communities

Heidi Goedhart

Active Transportation Manager

UDOT

*10:10

Uintah

 Breakout 1B: UCAN Collaborations: Cancer Genomics and Utah Cancer RegistryModerator: Joelle Fierro, Utah Cancer Control Program

Collaboration and Cancer Genomics in Utah

Kenzie Webb, BS

Health Program Specialist

Utah Cancer Genomics Program

Cancer incidence and mortality in Utah: 2006-2015

Judy Ou, PhD

Evaluator

Utah Cancer Registry

La Sal
 Breakout 1C: UCAN Priority Area: Survivorship and Quality of LifeModerator: John J. Librett, PhD, MPH, Survivor Healthcare

Rural and Urban Parent Experiences and Beliefs about Vaccines after Childhood Cancer

Anne C. Kirchhoff, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor

Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Huntsman Cancer Institute

Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah

Unique solutions to challenges faced by adolescent and young adults diagnosed with cancer (Invited)

Sara Salmon, MA & Tomoko Tsukamoto, MSN, RN

Patient Navigators

Huntsman-Intermountain Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Care Program

Huntsman Cancer Institute

Intermountain Healthcare

 

La Sal 2

Transition Break 11:10 am
Lunch 11:15 am
Panel Discussion: Composing Collaboration in the Cancer Community

Moderator: Hilary Rainey, Network Director United Way of Salt Lake

 

Panelists:

Jeanie Ashby, MPH

Executive Director, Maliheh Free Clinic

Jane Ostler, MS

Health Educator, Community Outreach and Prevention Education, Huntsman Cancer Institute

Sara Carbajal Salisbury, BS

Director, Health Programs, Alliance Community Services

12:00 pm

Wasatch

Transition Break 1:00 pm
Resource Fair/Poster Session 1:05 pm

Escalante

Transition Break 2:05 pm
Plenary Speaker

Addressing cancer disparities through community-clinical linkages

Serena Phillips, RN, MPH         

DrPH Candidate, Health Behavior

Milken Institute School of Public Health

Research Associate

Institute for Patient-Centered Initiatives and Health Equity at the GW Cancer Center

 

2:15 pm

Wasatch

 

Transition Break

3:15 pm
Breakout 2A: Workshop

Fostering new connections to address disparities: A brainstorming and networking session

Moderator Sara Salmon, MA

Huntsman-Intermountain Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Care Program

 

Serena Phillips, RN, MPH

DrPH Candidate, Health Behavior

Milken Institute School of Public Health

Research Associate

Institute for Patient-Centered Initiatives and Health Equity at the GW Cancer Center

3:20 pm

Wasatch

Breakout 2B: UCAN Priority Area: Skin Cancer

Moderator: Kendra Babitz, MPP,  Utah Cancer Control Program

Differences in Sun Protection, Skin Cancer Knowledge, and Perceived Risk for Melanoma between Rural and Urban High School Students

Elizabeth Nagelhout, MPH

University of Utah Department of Family and Preventive Medicine

Novel interventions targeting modifiable skin cancer prevention and risk behaviors in Utah high schools

Bridget G. Parsons, MSPH

Study Coordinator

Huntsman Cancer Institute

 Uintah
Closing Remarks
John J. Librett, PhD, MPHFounder and CEOSurvivor Healthcare

2018-2019 Co-Chair

Utah Cancer Action Network

4:20 pm
UCAN General Membership meeting to follow