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In this section, learn how to participate in Living Beyond Breast Cancer's educational conferences, teleconferences and community meetings for women newly diagnosed with breast cancer. You can also listen to podcasts and download transcripts from past events.

Community Meetings Writing the Journey

May 20, 2014 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

A 6-part workshop series in Cherry Hill, N.J., for women affected by breast cancer at all stages of diagnosis and recovery. 

Community Meetings Healthy Living Practices After Breast Cancer

May 19, 2014 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Learn the benefits of healthy living practices after breast cancer at our free community meeting in Denver, Colo. 

Community Meetings Writing the Journey

May 6, 2014 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

A 6-part workshop series in Cherry Hill, N.J., for women affected by breast cancer at all stages of diagnosis and recovery. 

Community Meetings Survivorship: A Roadmap for Managing Fear

April 7, 2014 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Download materials from this free community meeting in Philadelphia that explores managing fear after a breast cancer diagnosis.

Webinars Breakthroughs in Neoadjuvant Therapies

March 25, 2014 Noon to 1:00 p.m. ET

 During our free March webinar, get the latest updates on neoadjuvant therapies, or treatments before the primary therapy, such as surgery. 

Community Meetings What’s New in Breast Cancer Care

March 13, 2014 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

 During this free community meeting in Philadelphia, learn about the latest therapies to treat breast cancer. 

Community Meetings Sex and Intimacy After Breast Cancer

January 30, 2014 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Learn about sex and intimacy after breast cancer at this free community meeting in West Conshohocken, Pa.

Webinars Healthy Living After Breast Cancer Part Two: Exercise and Fitness

January 22, 2014 Noon - 1 p.m.

Learn about the benefits of exercise and fitness. 

Community Meetings Managing Side Effects of Hormonal Therapies

December 5, 2013 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Get practical tips to lessen the side effects of hormonal therapy.

Webinars Sex and Intimacy After Breast Cancer

November 7, 2013 Noon – 1 p.m. ET

Discover how to navigate sex and intimacy challenges after a breast cancer diagnosis. 

Webinars Breaking News: FDA Approves Perjeta for Early-Stage Breast Cancer

October 30, 2013 Noon - 1 p.m.

Learn about the latest news on Perjeta.

Conferences News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well

October 26, 2013 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Join LBBC for our annual Fall Conference.

Fundraising Events Kildare’s "Cans for Cancer"

October 1, 2013

Throughout October, Kildare’s in Manayunk, Pa., and West Chester, Pa., will donate $1 from each sale of their newly featured canned beers to Living Beyond Breast Cancer. Don't miss the kick-off parties at both locations!

Webinars Bring it up! How to Talk With Your Young Breast Cancer Patients About Sex

September 10, 2013 Noon – 1 p.m. ET

Learn ways to discuss sexuality and intimacy in this webinar for healthcare providers.

Webinars Newly Diagnosed: Using Complementary Therapies to Manage Side Effects

July 25, 2013 Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Learn the latest about complementary therapies available to help manage the side effects of treatment.

Webinars Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed: May 2013

May 14, 2013 Noon - 1 p.m. EDT

Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s Second Tuesdays: Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed helps you learn the basics, find resources and connect with other women.

Webinars Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed: April 2013

April 9, 2013 Noon - 1 p.m. EDT

Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s Second Tuesdays: Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed helps you learn the basics, find resources and connect with other women.

Webinars Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed: March 2013

March 12, 2013 Noon - 1:00 p.m. ET

Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s Second Tuesdays: Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed helps you learn the basics, find resources and connect with other women.

Community Meetings Understanding Radiation Therapy

February 12, 2013 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

During this free community meeting in Cherry Hill, N.J., participants learned about the latest types of radiation therapy for breast cancer, what to expect during treatment and how to cope with side effects.

Webinars Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed: February 2013

February 12, 2013 Noon - 1:00 p.m. ET

Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s Second Tuesdays: Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed helps you learn the basics, find resources and connect with other women. 

Webinars Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed: January 2013

January 8, 2013 Noon - 1:00 p.m. ET

Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s Second Tuesdays: Monthly Webinar for the Newly Diagnosed helps you learn the basics, find resources and connect with other women.

Conferences News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well

September 29, 2012 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Living Beyond Breast Cancer's national conference featured some of the world’s top medical and mental health experts. The conference focused on the needs of all women affected by breast cancer, whether newly diagnosed, in treatment, beyond treatment or living with metastatic disease.

Webinars Breast Reconstruction: Considering Your Options

August 21, 2012 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET

During our free August teleconference, Frederick J. Duffy, Jr., MD, FACS, discussed the latest breast and nipple reconstruction methods and how to make the right decisions for you.

Webinars ASCO Breaking News

June 14, 2012 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. ET

During our June teleconference, Kimberly Blackwell, MD, shared recent research and medical updates reported from the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Community Meetings Understanding Neuropathy

May 31, 2012 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

During our May community meeting in Cherry Hill, N.J., Evelyn Robles-Rodriguez, RN, MSN, APN, AOCN, provided a greater understanding of neuropathy.

Webinars DCIS: Research and Treatment Update

May 17, 2012 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. ET

During our free May teleconference, David M. Euhus, MD, discussed the importance of new research on ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) reported at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Community Meetings Bone Health: Keeping Strong During and After Treatment

May 8, 2012 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

At our May meeting, Tracy S. d’Entremont, MD, shared the impact that some breast cancer treatments have on bone health.

Community Meetings Medical Update: What’s New in Breast Cancer Care

April 23, 2012 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

At our April community meeting, Mark Morginstin, DO, provided updates to help you understand the latest breast cancer news.

Community Meetings Sex and Intimacy

March 28, 2012 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

During this free community meeting in Philadelphia, Sabitha Pillai-Friedman PhD, LCSW, CST, discussed how breast cancer treatment can impact your sex life and ways to cope. 

Webinars News from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

January 11, 2012 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. EST

During our January teleconference, Virginia F. Borges, MD, MMSc, shared treatment, research and quality-of-life updates from the 34th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Community Meetings Breast Cancer Rehabilitation

November 16, 2011 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Learn more about the benefits of physical therapy before and after breast surgery with Carol Stratton, MSPT, CLT, ATC.

Webinars The Socialization of Breast Cancer

October 25, 2011 2:00 p.m. ET

This HealthWorks Collective webinar will explore the growing role of social media in educating women affected by breast cancer and connecting them with the treatment resources they need. Distinguished panelists include LBBC's Elyse Spatz Caplan, MA.

Community Meetings Look Good…Feel Better

October 17, 2011 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Living Beyond Breast Cancer partners with the American Cancer Society to provide beauty tips and techniques for women in active treatment during this meeting in West Conshohocken, PA.

Conferences News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well

October 1, 2011 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

This national, one-day conference for women affected by breast cancer focuses on your unique concerns, pointing you toward the most up-to-date information and practical resources to help you navigate your way through your breast cancer experience.

Community Meetings Understanding Your Breast Reconstruction Options

August 24, 2011 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Learn more about options for rebuilding your breast and questions you should ask your doctor during this podcast, featuring Joseph Serletti, MD.

Webinars Update from ASCO: Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology

June 22, 2011 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Our June teleconference speaker, Ruth O’Regan, MD, provided updates from the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

Community Meetings Healing Within: An Introduction to Yoga

March 24, 2011 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

At our March community meeting, Michelle Stortz, CYT, CMT, MFA, will share how yoga can help you cope with and recover from stress, fatigue and pain caused by breast cancer treatment and its side effects.

Community Meetings In the News: Understanding Breast Cancer Headlines

March 16, 2011 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Our March community meeting discusses the changes and advances in breast cancer treatment that frequently make the headlines and how it affects your care.

Webinars Coping with a Recent Breast Cancer Diagnosis

February 9, 2011 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST)

During our February teleconference, Minetta C. Liu, MD, associate professor of medicine and oncology at the Georgetown University Hospital, discusses medical and emotional concerns for women recently diagnosed with breast cancer.

Conferences News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well

November 13, 2010 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

LBBC's Annual Fall Conference, News You Can Use: Breast Cancer Updates for Living Well took place in Philadelphia on November 13, 2010. Our annual fall conference is for women at all stages of diagnosis, treatment and recovery. Hear the latest medical news and opportunities to enhance your quality of life using standard and complementary methods.

Webinars Breast Reconstruction: Understanding Your Options

July 28, 2010

Learn about the latest research in rebuilding the breast. Understand microsurgery, nipple reconstruction and choosing immediate versus delayed surgery. Explore the stages of the reconstruction process and what to expect while you’re recovering.

Community Meetings Cover Me! Understanding Your Health Insurance Options

May 18, 2010

Learn about the different types of health insurance and how to get the most from your policy. Understand how to read your policy and your bill. Get advice on what to do if you are unable to work, leave your job or are uninsured.

Conferences News You Can Use: The Future of Breast Cancer Care

November 14, 2009

Listen to podcasts and download transcripts from our November 14, 2009, conference in Philadelphia for women at all stages of diagnosis, treatment and recovery.

Community Meetings Navigating the System: What You Need to Know

September 29, 2009

Patient navigators and oncology social workers can help you cope with the medical, emotional and financial challenges of breast cancer. Discover how to build your healthcare team, use your health insurance and access patient assistance programs.

Webinars Working Matters: What You Need to Know

July 14, 2009

Find out who qualifies for protection under The Americans with Disabilities Act and the Family Medical Leave Act, what kind of accommodations you can ask your employer for after a breast cancer diagnosis, what your employer is legally required to do and how to communicate with your colleagues. Hear about cases of people who have faced challenges in the workplace and learn where to find help.

Community Meetings Advances in Radiation Therapy

March 10, 2008

In this transcript from our March 10, 2008 networking meeting, LBBC founder Marisa C. Weiss, MD, discusses radiation therapy basics and advances.

Community Meetings How the Trauma of Breast Cancer Affects Anxiety and Depression

March 20, 2002

Young Survivors Networking Group discussion on how to cope with the complex emotions many people feel after receiving a breast cancer diagnosis and after completing treatment for breast cancer.

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