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    Fifth Annual Metastatic Breast Cancer Forum

    An Educational Program for Patients and Families

    Saturday, September 24, 2016

    This event is free of charge and open to patients with metastatic or advanced breast cancer, and their loved ones.

    Please RSVP by September 21, 2016. Click here to register.

    Featured topics

    • What's New in Research and Treatment (by cancer type)
    • Treating Pain and Neuropathy in Metastatic Breast Cancer
    • Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer — Patient Panel
    • The Role of Surgery in MBC
    • Making New Treatment Decisions 
    • Genomics and Metastatic Breast Cancer: Where are we today?

    Break-out sessions

    • Meditation and Mindfulness
    • Introduction to Tai Chi

    Discussion groups

    • Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer
    • Caregiver sessions
    • Coping with children

    Speakers and group leaders

    Schedule and event locations

    Saturday, September 24, 2016

    8:15 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. Metastatic Breast Cancer Forum
    Dana-Farber's Yawkey Center for Cancer Care
    Lavine Family Dining Pavilion (third floor)
    450 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

    Registration and light breakfast from 8:15 to 9:00 a.m.
    Box lunch and informal discussion with faculty
    Post conference reception

    Complimentary parking for the forum provided in Dana-Farber's parking garage (under Dana-Farber's Yawkey Center for Cancer Care). Enter the garage from Jimmy Fund Way.

    Directions and parking information

    2015 Forum highlights

    See highlights from the 2015 Metastatic Breast Cancer Forum.

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  • Make an Appointment

    • For adults:
      877-442-3324 (877-442-DFCI)

    • Quick access:
      Appointments as soon as the next day for new adult patients


    • For children:
      888-733-4662 (888-PEDI-ONC)

    • Make Appointment Online
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  • Forum for Patients and Survivors

    • Join us on Friday, October 14, 2016, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for a forum on Breast Cancer in Younger Women. This forum is open to younger women with breast cancer, survivors, and loved ones.
      Learn more and register online
  • Intimacy and Sexuality

    • Sharon Bober Watch a webcast with Sharon Bober, PhD, Director of Dana-Farber’s Sexual Health Program, discussing intimacy and sexuality for women living with metastatic breast cancer.