PCRI 2010 Accepting Registration

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Tony Crispino
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   Posted 4/16/2010 3:19 PM (GMT -6)   
This year Prostate Cancer Research Institute (PCRI) event is now accepting registration. The event is held in at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott annually, this year on September 11 and 12.... Just an FYI.

I will be there with Prostate Cancer International (Prostate Cancer InfoLink) and Also at this years AUA meeting in San Francisco. Hope to see you there!

Here is this years PCRI line up:

William Aronson MD ~ Diet and Nutrition
Duke Bahn MD ~ Active Surveillance, Cryotherapy, Immunotherapy
Marc Botnick MD ~ Radiation Therapy
Eugene Kwon MD ~ Surgery and Immune Therapy
Richard Lam MD ~ Chemotherapy
Mark Moyad MD ~ Immunotherapy
Charles "Snuffy" Myers MD ~ Hormone Blockade
Dean Ornish MD ~ Diet and Nutrition
Mack Roach MD ~ Radiation Therapy
Mark Scholz MD ~ Immunotherapy (Conference Chairman)
Stephen Strum MD ~ Actice Surveillance, Hormone Blockade
Nicholas Vogelzang MD ~ Chemotherapy, Clinical Trials

Anyone wishing to register and attend can go to the PCRI website www.prostate-cancer.org

I didn't receive the AUA meeting stuff, I was just enrolled by PCai. Again it is in San Francisco. Here is the website for that event...www.aua2010.org

If anyone meets me there, I'll race you to Fishermans Wharf for dinner...

Peace...

Tony
Disease:
Advanced Prostate Cancer at age 44 (I am 47 now)
pT3b,N0,Mx (original PSA was 19.8) EPE, PM, SVI. Gleason 4+3=7

Treatments:
LARP ~ 2/17/2007 at the City of Hope near Los Angeles.
Adjuvant Radiation Therapy ~ IMRT Completed 8/07
Adjuvant Hormone Therapy ~ 28 months on Casodex and Lupron.

Status:
"I beat up this disease and took its lunch money! I am in remission."
I am currently not being treated, but I do have regular oncology visits.
I am the president of an UsTOO chapter in Las Vegas

Blog : www.caringbridge.org/visit/tonycrispino

Post Edited (TC-LasVegas) : 4/16/2010 3:22:58 PM (GMT-6)


Purgatory
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Date Joined Oct 2008
Total Posts : 25380
   Posted 4/16/2010 5:21 PM (GMT -6)   
Thanks for the info, Tony.
Age: 57, 56 dx, PSA: 7/07 5.8, 7/08 12.3, 9/08 14.5, 10/08 16.3
3rd Biopsy: 9/08 - 7/7 Positive, 40-90% Cancer, Gleason 4+3
Open RP: 11/08, Rht nerves saved, 4 days in hospt, on catheters for 63 days, 5th one out 1/09
Path Rpt: Gleason 3+4, pT2c, 42g, 20% cancer, 1 pos margin
Incontinence:  1 Month     ED:  Non issue at any point post surgery, no problem post SRT
Post Surgery  PSA: 2/09 .05,5/09 .1, 6/09 .11. 8/09 .16
Post SRT PSA: 1/10 .12, 4/8 .04
Latest: 7/9 met 2 rad. oncl, 7/9 cath #6 - blockage, 8/9 2nd corr surgery, 8/9 cath #7 out 38 days, 9/9 - met 3rd rad. oncl., mapped  9/9, 10/1 - 3rd corr. surgery - SP cath/hard dialation, 10/5 - 11/27 IMRT SRT 39 sess/72 gys ,cath #8 33 days, Cath #9 35 days, 12/7 - Cath #10 43 days, 1/19 - Corr Surgery #4,  Caths #11 and #12  same time, 2/8-Cath #11 out - 21 days, 3/2- Cath #12 out - 41 days, 3/2- Corr Surgery #5, 3/6 Cath #13 out - 4 days, Cath #14 out - 27 days, Cath #15 - 3/29


Doting Daughter
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Date Joined Aug 2007
Total Posts : 1064
   Posted 4/17/2010 8:39 PM (GMT -6)   
Tony-
You are such an incredible resource and friend :) I can't wait to hear about the meeting and hope you are able to share slides again this year! Thanks for being you and all you do to take on PC. Team Tony!!!
Father's Age DX 62 (now 64)
Original Gleason 3+4=7, Post-Op Gleason- 4+3=7,
DaVinci Surgery Aug 31, 2007
Focally Positive Right Margin, One positive node. T3a N1 M0.
Bone Scan/CT Negative (Sept. 10, 2007)
Oct. 17 PSA 0.07
Nov. 13 PSA 0.05
Casodex adm. Nov 07, Lupron beg. Dec 03, 2007 2 yrs
Radiation March 03-April 22, 2008- 8 weeks 5x a week
July 2, 08 PSA <.02
Oct. 10, 08 PSA <.02
Oct. 9, 09 PSA <.01 Last Lupron Shot
Praying for a cured dad.

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