Live Web Stream
If you are unable to attend the conference in person, you can still be a part of the community throughout the weekend via free live web streaming!
You can watch the live web streams on your computer, tablet or smartphone. All you need is an internet connection, sound and a quiet comfortable space to participate. See below for a list of sessions that will be presented via live web stream.
Saturday, September 21
9:00 - 10:45 a.m. (ET)Opening Keynote Presentation and Q & A
A Shared Effort: The State of Breast Cancer
Julie R. Gralow, MD
Daniel P. Silver, MDIn our opening keynote, two leading medical experts discuss key advances in breast cancer research, testing, and treatment that have changed treatment options and decision-making. Through their insights, gain a better understanding of how clinical trials advance the research agenda and lead to new treatments and methods to prevent disease, and the role you can take in clinical research. Voice your opinions and concerns, and ask questions of the experts. Together, we will explore the greatest advances in breast cancer care and discuss how to move the research, care, and survivorship agenda forward in ways that honor your needs and experiences.
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. (ET)Breakout Session and Q & A
Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: Medical UpdateSteven J. Isakoff, MD, PhDAs someone diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer, you may have specific concerns about treatment options, chemotherapy side effects and risk of recurrence. During this session, explore your unique needs, gain insight into promising new research and learn how you can influence the future of care for people with triple-negative disease.
2:15 - 3:30 p.m. (ET)Breakout Session and Q & A
Sex & Intimacy Monique Gary DO, MSc, FACSBreast cancer treatments can impact your sexual function, your interest in intimacy, and the way you experience your body after diagnosis. In this session, explore medical and practical methods to overcome these challenges and learn new ways to increase comfort, connect to your sensual self and communicate changing needs with your partner.
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. (ET)Closing Keynote and Q & A
Jacci Thompson-Dodd, MA, MSSS, LASWResearch shows resilience can ease stress and improve life satisfaction among people diagnosed with cancer and their caregivers. But what does it really mean to be resilient? How do you sustain it? In this interactive talk, explore your inner resources for building resiliency, and discover practical ways to deploy these resources to reduce stress and increase well-being.
Special Live Event -Saturday at 1:00 p.m. (ET)Ask the Expert: Genetic Testing and Breast Cancer Treatment
Join us on Facebook Live for a special Q&A with Daniel Silver, MD, PhD about genetics, why they matter, how tests work, and what the results could mean for you. Learn more and sign-up for a reminder.
NOTE: all web streamed sessions will also be available for automatic replay immediately following the live events.