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Physicians' Education Resource® Announces Tiki Barber as Keynote Speaker for 36th Annual CFS Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium: Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow® Meeting


Former New York Giants running back and radio host to share his
mother's journey with breast cancer and the impact it had on his life.

Physicians' Education Resource® (PER®), the leading resource for
oncology and hematology continuing medical education (CME), announces
celebrated former New York Giants running back Tiki Barber as the
keynote speaker for the 36th Annual Chemotherapy Foundation
Symposium (CFS): Innovative Cancer Therapy for Tomorrow®. The event will
take place on Nov. 7 to 9 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York

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"It's an honor to be joined by such an esteemed football player, whose
hardships as a caregiver during his mother's journey with cancer
inspired him to advocate for cancer research," said Phil Talamo,
president of PER®. "As the largest CME gathering of expert oncologists
on the East Coast, we look forward to sharing Tiki's experience with our
attendees to show them how much a difference we are making in the fight
against cancer."

While his mother was going through cancer treatments and therapies,
Barber became deeply involved in the cancer community. His speech during
the event will reflect on the challenges faced by his family and ways
cancer made an everlasting impact on him. Barber will also share the
ways oncologists, nurses and the hospital staff stayed by his side while
his mother went through a double mastectomy.

Barber is a renowned former New York Giants running back and the current
co-host of CBS Sports Radio's "Tiki & Tierney." He is one of three NFL
players in football history with at least 10,000 yards rushing and 5,000
yards receiving in a career. In 2011, he was inducted into the Virginia
Sports Hall of Fame in Portsmouth, Virginia. Barber regularly works with
the Children's Cancer Network to raise awareness and funds for cancer
research. He also serves as a board member of the of the Fresh Air Fund,
the Federal Law Enforcement Foundation, the Advisory Board for the
Hospital for Special Surgery and the Emeritus Board of Managers of the
University of Virginia Alumni Association.

For more information and to register for the CFS® Chemotherapy
Foundation Symposium, please visit

About PER®

Since 1995, Physicians' Education Resource, LLC® (PER®) has been the
leading provider of live and online continuing medical education
activities on oncology and hematology by providing high-quality,
evidence-based activities featuring leading experts who focus on the
application of practice-changing advances. In 2018, PER® will develop
and implement 20 historic annual legacy conferences in the United States
and Europe, along with many world-renowned online learning formats such
as Medical Crossfire®. PER® is accredited by both the Accreditation
Council for Continuing Medical Education and the California Board of
Registered Nursing. PER® is part of the Cranbury, New Jersey-based MJH
Associates, Inc. family of businesses. Learn more at and

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