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. 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.
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.
Sage Bolte, PhD, LCSW, OSW-C, works for Life with Cancer, an Inova Health System nonprofit program in Northern Virginia, where she helped develop a program that addresses the needs of people impacted by metastatic breast cancer.
Lisa Breitmayer, RN, BSN, is a breast cancer patient navigator at Albert Einstein Medical Center.
Drucilla Brethwaite, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C, is an oncology certified and licensed clinical social worker at Life with Cancer, an organization whose mission is to enhance the quality of life of individuals and families facing cancer by providing information, education and support.
Rovenia M. Brock, PhD, or "Dr. Ro," is an award-winning health journalist and television personality known for her easy-to-apply diet, fitness, and health tips for women and families.
Adam M. Brufsky, MD, PhD, is professor of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and serves as the associate director of clinical investigation for the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute.
Nancy Buermeyer, a senior policy strategist for the Breast Cancer Fund, works with Congress advocating for federal policies that protect the public from toxic chemicals.
Dr. Burstein is associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School.