Dr. Orucevic Presents at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

Amelia OrucevicAmila Orucevic, MD, PhD, from the department of Pathology at The University of Tennessee Medical Center and Associate Professor in the Graduate School of Medicine, recently gave an oral poster presentation at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium in Texas, during its 39th annual meeting December 6-10, 2016. 

The symposium’s mission is to provide state-of-the-art information on breast cancer research. “This conference is considered by breast cancer experts to be the Super Bowl of breast cancer meetings,” said John Bell, MD, Director of the Cancer Institute at The University of Tennessee Medical Center.

“It is an honor to have one’s research accepted for any presentation, yet it is very special to have a poster accepted for an oral presentation,” said Bell.

Dr. Orucevic presented “A Novel Nomogram Model Can Predict Oncotype DX Results Thus Reducing Health Care Expenditures,” an abstract co-authored by John Bell, MD, and Robert Heidel, PhD.