Bone Health: What You Need to Know
When: Monday, November 8, 2010
12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST)
During our free teleconference, Bone Health: What You Need to Know, our speaker, Julie R. Gralow, MD, from the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, covered:
- Why some breast cancer treatments impact the health and strength of your bones
- How to monitor your bone health and what therapies are available to you
- Medical treatments and lifestyle changes that help you keep your bones strong
About Our Speaker
Dr. Gralow is director of breast medical oncology at the University of Washington School of Medicine and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. She is active in clinical care, education and research and is the principal investigator on numerous local and national clinical trials related to breast cancer treatment, prevention and survivorship.
Dr. Gralow, a member of LBBC’s Medical Advisory Board, is committed to improving the quality of life for people with breast cancer through education, exercise and diet. She promotes breast cancer awareness in the community. She is medical director and team physician for "Team Survivor Northwest," a group of female cancer survivors who improve their health through fitness and exercise.
About Our Sponsors
This activity is supported by educational donations provided by Amgen Oncology and Novartis Oncology.