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Understanding and Treating ER- and PR-Positive Breast Cancers: Free Health Lecture

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Understanding and Treating ER- and PR-Positive Breast Cancers: Free Health Lecture

Plus, learn how to manage the side effects of treatment.

About 2 out of 3 breast cancers are ER-positive and PR-positive, meaning the cancer cells grow in response to the hormone estrogen or progesterone.

In the second presentation of our “Living With Breast Cancer” lecture series, you’ll learn how ER- and PR-positive breast cancers grow and spread, as well as the latest treatment options. Then hear about practical steps you can take to manage the possible side effects of treatment.

When: Thursday, Nov. 14, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Where: Tebo Family Medical Building (basement-level Brandi/Shane conference room) on the Foothills Medical Campus, 4715 Arapahoe Ave.

Speakers:

  • Jenny Fox, MD, oncologist, Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers
  • Christopher Fox, MD, endocrinologist, The Alpine Center
  • Christine Hansen, MD, gynecologist, Boulder Women’s Clinic
  • Brandy Whitney, DPT, BCH Outpatient Rehabilitation
  • Nanna Bo Christensen, RN, BCH Breast Cancer Navigator

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED: bchlectures.org/breastcancer • 303-415-4212