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2019 UCAN Conference Agenda

Friday, September 27, 2019
Wasatch Retreat and Conference Center, Downtown Salt Lake City

Registration, Breakfast, Networking 8:00 am
Welcome and Opening Remarks

John Librett
2018-2019 Co-Chair

Utah Cancer Action Network

8:30 am


General Session: Mindfulness & Mental Health

Trinh Mai, LCSW

Huntsman Cancer Institute

Moderator: John Librett

8:45 am


Transition Break 9:45 am
Breakout 1A: Nutrition- Food as Medicine

Moderator: Natalie Loots, Utah Department of Health

Presenter: Ana Martinez, Wasatch Community Gardens

Presenter: Sarah Adams / Natalie El-Deiry, IRC

Presenter: Sarah Hodson, Get Healthy Utah

10:00 am


 Breakout 1B: Using Cancer Data

Moderator: Marjorie Carter, UCR

Presenter: Michael Friedrichs, UDOH

Presenter: Kim Herget, UCR

10:00 am

La Sal 1

 Breakout 1C: Health Policy

Moderator 5: Brad Belnap, Utah Department of Health

Presenter: Brook Carlisle, American Cancer Society, Cancer Action Network

Presenter: Rylee Curtis, University of Utah

10:00 am

La Sal 2

Transition Break 11:10 am
General Session: Partnership

Lori Kun, Fight for the Five


11:15 am
Lunch/Resource Fair/Networking/Exercise 12:15 pm


UCAN Quarterly Business Meeting 12:30 pm
Resource Fair/Networking/Exercise Walk/QiGong 1:00 pm


Breakout 2A: Cancer Screening

Moderator: (TBA)

Presenter: Shay Bilinski, American Cancer Society

Presenter: Sheetal Hardikar, University of Utah

Presenter: Mark Hiatt

1:30 pm


Breakout 2B: Community Engagement
Moderator: Zachary Miller, AUCH

Presenter: Garret Harding, HCI

Presenter: Sara Carbajal, Alliance

Presenter: Kristy Jones or Nathan Peterson, IHC

1:30 pm

La Sal 1

Transition Break 3:00 pm
General Session: Evidence-Based Programs

Moderator: John Librett, UCAN

Presenter: Dave Wetter, HCI

3:15 pm


Closing Remarks
John J. Librett, PhD, MPHFounder and CEOSurvivor Healthcare2018-2019 Co-Chair

Utah Cancer Action Network

4:00 pm


Post Conference Workshop: Updating the State Cancer Plan

Brad Belnap, UDOH

4:00 pm