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Living With Breast Cancer
SATURDAY, OCT. 18 | 9 AM – 1:30 PM
Foothills Hospital, 4747 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder (Leo Hill conference room)
Have you been diagnosed with breast cancer? Are you seeking education and support? Our speakers will review several new developments
and tools for the breast cancer journey.
- 9:00 – 10:30 am - Lymphedema: Why It Happens and Treatment Options
Matthew Gawart, MD, general surgeon; Marie Klish, MD, radiation oncologist; and staff from Mapleton Rehabilitation and Center for Integrative Care
- 10:45 am – 12:15 pm - Anti-Estrogen Therapy for Breast Cancer: Treatment and Side Effects
Jenny Fox, MD, medical oncologist; Christine Hansen, MD, gynecologist; and Tara Galeano, AASECT, sex therapist
- 12:15 – 12:45 pm- Lunch
- 12:45 – 1:30 pm - What’s New in Breast Cancer Treatment
Lori Jensen, MD, medical oncologist
Cost: $15/person includes lunch and drinks. (Scholarships available.)
RSVP REQUIRED. Call 303-441-0580 or visit bchlectures.org/SurvivorshipDay
Getting Tested for Breast Cancer Genes
Free Health Lecture
Also, learn about screening tests that can help find breast cancer at its earliest stages.
About 1 out of 7 women living in Boulder County will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point in their lives. Statistics like this have prompted a growing conversation around breast cancer prevention and screening:
• Who should be tested for inherited breast cancer genes?
• What screening tests can make a difference?
• At what age should women begin having regular mammograms?
Come hear the latest recommendations about testing for genes that can cause breast cancer and screenings that can help find cancer at its earliest stages.
Speakers Katie Storm, MS, CGC, Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, and Paul D. King, MD, board-certified radiologist
When Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 7 to 8 p.m.
Where East Boulder Community Center, 5660 Sioux Dr., Boulder
Reservations required: bchlectures.org/breastcancer • 303-441-0580
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