Living Well with Metastatic Breast Cancer: Treatment and Research Update
When: Thursday, October 7, 2010
12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Part 1 of our free teleconference series, Living Well with Metastatic Breast Cancer: Treatment and Research Update, covered advances in research studies and new therapies to manage breast cancer that has spread to your bones, lungs, brain or liver. Speaker Lidia Schapira, MD, also gave practical advice on how to talk to your doctor about research studies and how they apply to your care and life.
About Our Speaker
Dr. Schapira is a medical oncologist at the Gillette Center for Breast Oncology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and an assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Schapira’s interests are in doctor-patient communication, improving access to clinical trials for the underserved and the psychosocial care of people with cancer.
About our Sponsor
This teleconference series was made possible by the generous support of Novartis.