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Cancer: Causes, Early Detection & Treatment

08 May 2024
Marriott Water Street - Floor 2 - Florida Ballroom Salon V - VI
Breakout Track
Each year 56,000 veterans are diagnosed and treated for cancer, and special operations personnel are not immune. This session will include experts in the prevalence of cancer diagnoses among veterans, the latest in early detection protocols, and new and promising treatments.
Colonel April Verlo, Warrior Care Program - Care Coalition - U.S. Special Operations Command
Command Master Chief (Ret.) Billy Clark, Director of Operations - Gemini Tech Services
Dr. Bethany Niell, MD, PhD, Section Chief of Breast Imaging - Moffitt Cancer Center
Colonel (Ret.) Craig Shriver, MD, Director - Murtha Cancer Center, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Mrs. Chelsey Simoni, APRN, MSN, DNP(c), Executive Director - HunterSeven Foundation

  • We are extremely excited to convene the community at SOF Week 2024. This convention for U.S. and International SOF will include a diverse slate of programs, to include professional development sessions, interactive discussions about the future of SOF, and an up-close view of some of the best tech available to our warfighters. GSOF looks forward to working with USSOCOM to make SOF Week 2024 an impactful event.
    Stuart Bradin
    President and CEO, GSOF


Co-sponsorship of this event does not imply endorsement of GSOF, its services, or products by the United States Government, the Department of Defense, or U.S. Special Operations Command.