Other Breast Cancer Experts
In addition to our Medical Advisory Board members, Living Beyond Breast Cancer is fortunate to have many other breast cancer experts who donate their time and energy to serve as speakers, reviewers, advocates and expert resources.
Dr. Ashing is professor and director of the City of Hope Center of Community Alliance for research and education. Her focus is on the influence of biological, psychological, social and ecological factors on survivorship among diverse ethnic and linguistic groups.
Christina Bach is a licensed clinical social worker, certified in oncology social work, at the Abramson Cancer Center at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.
Michael J. Baime, MD
Shoshi Barkai, MS, RD, is a registered dietician with 15 years of experience developing and facilitating weight loss programs for women.
Andrea V. Barrio, MD, FACS, is the attending breast surgeon and associate program director of the breast fellowship at Bryn Mawr Hospital’s Comprehensive Breast Center.
Dr. Bear is chairman of the division of surgical oncology at Virginia Commonwealth University Massey Cancer Center. He has played a key role in international studies of breast cancer chemotherapy used prior to surgery.
Ms. Beck is a certified lymphedema therapist and clinical nurse specialist. She is coordinator of the women’s breast center at Truman Medical Centers in Kansas City, Mo.
Dr. Bellon is an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School with a clinical practice in breast radiation oncology at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Ryan Bisson, MS, CGC is a board-certified genetic counselor at MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando. He provides information and counseling to individuals with a personal or family history of cancer who may have a hereditary form of cancer.
Richard Bleicher, MD, FACS, is an associate professor in the Department of Surgical Oncology at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pa.