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In this section, learn how to participate in Living Beyond Breast Cancer's educational conferences, webinars, Twitter chats and community meetings encompassing a wide variety of topics, as well as our special fundraising events and events for healthcare professionals.

View upcoming events and events by type; access a list of recurring LBBC events and an event archive; and access featured event listings and a library of transcripts and podcasts from past events.

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November 2009

Community Meetings Advanced Breast Cancer: Coping with Changing Emotions

November 9, 2009

Learn to manage the fear and uncertainty that often come with living with metastatic breast cancer. Get information on coping strategies, getting support, communicating with family and friends and managing changes to breast cancer treatment.

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.

Webinars Follow-Up Testing 101

November 18, 2009

Get information on the National Cancer Institute’s guidelines for follow-up testing and communicating post-treatment concerns with your doctor. Understand how follow-up care for early-stage breast cancer is different than monitoring metastatic disease.

January 2010

Webinars San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium Annual Update

January 6, 2010

Get the latest news from the largest meeting of breast cancer researchers in the world. Learn about cutting-edge treatments with chemotherapy, hormonal therapy and targeted therapy for early-stage breast cancer and metastatic breast cancer.

February 2010

Webinars Cancer Survivorship: What Does Culture Have to Do with It?

February 3, 2010

Ethnicity, culture and economics may influence your chances of getting breast cancer and the kind of treatment you receive. Learn how culture, wealth and the healthcare system impact medical treatment for breast cancer and what you can do about it.

Community Meetings Managing Weight After Breast Cancer

February 9, 2010

Get insight into diet and fitness recommendations after breast cancer treatment. Learn how treatments affect weight and the makeup of body fat and bone density. Understand the benefits of exercise and healthful eating.

March 2010

Webinars Hot and Bothered: Managing Menopausal Symptoms

March 10, 2010

Learn how to manage common menopausal symptoms related to breast cancer treatment. Ease hot flashes, insomnia, vaginal dryness, mood swings and problems with thinking and memory with complementary methods, lifestyle changes and medicines.

April 2010

Webinars Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: Genetic Risk and Treatment Updates

April 15, 2010

Understand the latest research and treatment options for early-stage and metastatic triple-negative breast cancer. Explore the latest findings on triple-negative breast cancer risk factors including gene mutation, age and race and ethnicity.

Community Meetings Behind the Bedroom Door: Sex and Intimacy Uncovered

April 22, 2010

Find out how treatment may affect your body’s chemical responses to intimacy, and get strategies to improve your desire and physical and emotional comfort during intimacy. Learn methods to talk with your partner about intimacy in and outside the bedroom.

May 2010

Conferences 4th Annual Conference for Women Living with Advanced Breast Cancer: Enhancing Your Health and Quality of Life

May 1, 2010 - May 2, 2010

Listen to podcasts and download transcripts from our national conference held outside Philadelphia from May 1-2, 2010, that focused on your unique needs as a woman living with metastatic breast cancer. Leaders in breast cancer research and support explored your medical, emotional and practical concerns.