Be the Boss Over Cancer

Please note: Additional topics being added. Sessions and speakers subject to change. Final Conference agenda will be available in April.   

Time

Topic

8:00 AM

Registration & Breakfast with Exhibitors

9:00 AM

Welcome 

Kate Sweeney, Executive Director, Cancer and Careers

9:15 AM

The Healthcare Professional's Perspective

Dr. Ruth Oratz, NYU School of Medicine; Dr. Alan Astrow, Maimonides Cancer Center; Speaker TBD

10:00 AM

Work & Cancer: Practical and Legal Issues

Joanna Morales, Esq., Cancer Rights Attorney; CEO, Triage Cancer; Rebecca V. Nellis, MPP, Chief Mission Officer, Cancer and Careers

12:15 PM

Lunch

  Breakout Sessions         (Choose one)
1:15 PM

Managing Your Finances

Monica Bryant, Esq., Cancer Rights Attorney; COO, Triage Cancer

Job-Search

Julie Jansen, Executive & Career Coach and Author

Self-Employed/ Contract Worker

Kathy Flora; Gail Miller, CEO & Chief Staffing Strategist, Consultnetworx

2:15 PM Coffee Break
  Breakout Sessions         (Choose one)
2:30PM

Career Change

Julie Jansen, Executive & Career Coach and Author

Health Insurance Options

Monica Bryant, Esq., Cancer Rights Attorney; COO, Triage Cancer

Taking         Time Off

Joanna Morales, Esq., Cancer Rights Attorney; CEO, Triage Cancer

3:30 PMCoffee Break
 Breakout Sessions         (Choose one)
3:45 PM

Online Reputation Management

Speakers TBD

Flexible Work: What It Is, How to Get It and How to Make It Work for You

Kristin Thomas, Dir., Employee Partnerships, FlexJobs; Scott Behson, PhD, Prof. of Mgmt., & Founder, Fathers, Work and Family; Kate Sweeney, Executive Director, Cancer and Careers

5:00 PM Conference Concludes