Prevention and Breakthroughs in the Breast Cancer Battle

Community Conversations / Sister to Sister is sponsoring a discussion on breast cancer.

Topics include:

• Early detection & treatment options for Breast Cancer
• Triple negative disease -- What is it?, Why is it important?, What role do hormones play in breast cancer risk?
• Role of family history and genetics (heredity) in different kinds of breast cancer
• What to expect after initial treatment and promoting a good quality of life

Presenters are:

• Traci N. Bethea (PhD, MPA), an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine

• T. Salewa Oseni (MD), a member of the Division of Surgical Oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital, specializing in breast surgery

• Nancy Lin (MD), Clinical Director of the Breast Oncology Center at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and a medical oncologist who specializes in the care of women and men with all stages of breast cancer