Metastatic Breast Cancer Forum 2018
October 20, 2018, 8:15 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Join us for our annual Metastatic Breast Cancer Forum on Saturday, October 20. The conference will include information on the latest research as well as talks on clinical trials, nutrition, and living with metastatic breast cancer.
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Highlights from 2017
Patients with metastatic breast cancer and their loved ones gathered October 21, 2017 for a full day of education, support, and companionship. Below are some highlights from the annual forum, directed by Nancy Lin, MD,
and sponsored by Dana-Farber's Susan
F. Smith Center for Women's Cancers and EMBRACE (Ending Metastatic Breast Cancer for Everyone).
What's New in Research and Treatment for Metastatic Breast Cancer: A Forum for Patients and Families
Introduction: Nancy Lin, MD and Eric P. Winer, MD
Progress in metastatic breast cancer and research update from the EMBRACE Cohort Study
Estrogen-receptor positive metastatic breast cancer: Erica Mayer, MD, MPH, and Seth Wander, MD, PhD
HER2 positive metastatic breast cancer: Eric P. Winer, MD, and Heather Parsons, MD
Triple negative metastatic breast cancer: Nancy Lin, MD and Geoffrey Shapiro, MD, PhD
Diet and exercise for metastatic breast cancer: Jennifer Ligibel, MD
Patient Panel: Four women living with metastatic breast cancer share their experience
Living with metastatic breast cancer: Liisa Budge Johnson
Mock tumor board discussion: Nancy Lin, MD; Faina Nakhlis, MD; Adrienne Waks, MD;
Deborah Dillion, MD; Elizabeth Farrell, LICSW; and John David Halporn, MD
How to demystify your genomics report: Adrienne Waks, MD and Ian Krop, MD, PhD
Managing fatigue and insomnia: Eric Zhou, PhD
Palliative care: John David Halporn, MD
Genomics and metastatic breast cancer: Nikhil Wagle, MD
Learn more about our Metastatic Breast Cancer Program.