C4YW - Conference for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer
When: Friday, February 24, 2012
- Sunday, February 26, 2012
601 Loyola Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113
Hosted by: Living Beyond Breast Cancer and Young Survival Coalition
C4YW is the only international educational conference solely dedicated to the unique needs of young women with breast cancer.
About the Plenary Sessions:
Sharing My Story: The weekend began with a lively dialogue moderated by Generosa Grana, MD, FACP, showcasing a variety of topics with a panel of young women diagnosed with breast cancer.
Reclaiming Your Sexual Mind and Body: Our second plenary session featured Sabitha Pillai-Friedman, PhD, LCSW, who discussed focusing on the mind-body impact that breast cancer has on a young woman’s intimate life.
Livin’ Healthy: Our closing plenary featured Dr. Ro, a frequent C4YW guest speaker. Dr. Ro concluded the conference on Sunday by motivating attendees to break bad habits, eat right and stay fit.
About the Workshops:
Workshops covered a range of issues. Download podcasts, transcripts and slides from select workshops:
Tweet This! How to Use Social Media to Navigate Your Survivorship, Find Resources, Get Empowered and Connect with Peers
Breast Reconstruction Options
For Men Only!
Fertility and Pregnancy: Options Before and After Treatment
Care for the Caregiver: Metastatic Breast Cancer
Care for the Caregiver: Early-Stage Breast Cancer
For Single Women! Dating after Breast Cancer