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The Latest Developments Reported at the 37th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium  WEBINAR

Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 1:30 – 3:00 pm, Eastern Time

Topics Covered

    Overview of Breast Cancer
    New Research Presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS)
    Breast Cancer Specific Treatment Updates
    The Role of Clinical Trials
    Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Experts include: Generosa Grana, MD; Julie Gralow, MD; Lisa Carey, MD; Lidia Schapira, MD; Kathryn J. Ruddy, MD, MPH;  Allison Nilsen, MSW

To register:  http://www.cancercare.org/connect_workshops?register=437

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WEBINAR: What's New in the Treatment of Metastatic Breast Cancer


Thursday, Jan 29, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm EST,

Register for this webinar here


Featuring Dr. Shari Goldfarb, Assistant Attending Physician and medical oncologist at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

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ONLINE SUPPORT GROUP Feb 2- May 15

This 15-week online support group is for women diagnosed with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer who are currently receiving treatment. In this group led by an oncology social worker, patients give support to each other and share resources and information.

To join this group, you will need to complete our online registration process. After joining this password-protected group, you can read and post messages 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Start Date

Monday, February 2, 2015
(Group accepts new members after start date.)
End Date

Friday, May 15, 2015

for more information:   http://www.cancercare.org/support_groups/44-metastatic_breast_cancer_patient_support_group

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Coping with Cancer: If Cancer Is a Gift, What’s the Return Policy?

IN PERSON AND WEBINAR    THURSDAY FEB 3 -  6-7:30pm

Share Main office 1501 Broadway, Suite 704A Manhattan, NY

Email rsvp@sharecancersupport.org or

Call (212) 719-2943 to register   

Dr. Mindy Greenstein is a cancer psychologist and consultant to the psychiatry department at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center , and a two-time breast cancer patient. She will explore the balancing act of coping with cancer, based on personal and professional experience.

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Write Your Own Memoir

Part I:  Tuesday Feb 17 1:30-2:30 pm

Part II: Tuesday Feb 24 1:30-2:30 pm

This special two-part webinar offering tips on writing your story will include an assignment for the second session to get you started.  Presenter Abigail Thomas is the author of A Three Dog Life and Safekeeping, among other books.  She teaches writing workshops and leads the Memoir Group at Kingston 's Oncology Support Program of the HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley.  All affected by breast or ovarian cancer (including caregivers) are welcome. SHARE in collaboration with the Metastatic Breast Cancer Network (MBCN).

Register here for Part I

Register here for Part II

Email:  rsvp@sharecancersupport.org

or Call (212) 719-2943 for more info.

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YSC SUMMIT 

March 6-8, 2015

Houston, TX

Young Survival Coalition's national conference for young women; there is a track of sessions focusing on metastatic breast cancer with Lillie Schockney (Johns Hopkins), Dr Virginia Borges (UC Denver)  and Dr. Gabriel Lopez (MD Anderson). Topics include: Living with MBC; Leaving a Legacy; Medical Update on MBC and Complementary Medicine.

MBCN will be an exhibitor, so stop by and say hello!

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LBBC Living Beyond Breast Cancer

9th Annual Conference for Women Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer

Saturday, April 11 & Sunday, April 12

Loews Philadelphia Hotel

Philadelphia, PA

Registration opens early 2015

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