2015 Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Series, Part 2: A Medical Update
Triple-negative breast cancer can be a frustrating diagnosis. But doctors and researchers are constantly learning about it and looking for new ways to treat it. During this free April webinar, Tiffany A. Traina, MD, talks about
- today’s treatments for TNBC
- ongoing research to find new treatments
- how you can get involved in clinical trials
About Our Speaker
Tiffany A. Traina, MD, is an assistant attending physician of the Breast Medicine Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, in New York City. She is also an assistant professor for the department of medicine at Weill Medical College of Cornell University, in New York City.
Dr. Traina’s research focuses on improved therapies for people with breast cancer, with a focus on triple-negative breast cancer. She serves on the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Scientific Program Committee
for the Triple-Negative Breast Cancer/Cytotoxics/Local Therapy track and is a member of the Translational Breast Cancer Research Consortium Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Working Group. She has been recognized for her academic, patient care and community service efforts including the Hally Yaccino Steiner Award from the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, Teacher Appreciation awards from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, the 2014 Hero Award from the Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation and the Outstanding Service Award from the Junior League.
To learn about TNBC and healthy lifestyle choices, check out Part 1 of our free two-part series on triple-negative breast cancer.