2019 Metastatic Breast Cancer Symposium: Empowering You with Information & Support
Living Beyond Breast Cancer and Susan G. Komen ® recently partnered to host a one-day event dedicated to information and support for those living with metastatic breast cancer. The day included professional presentations and panel discussions - on topics ranging from the latest medical updates and emerging treatment options - to emotional support and living well with a metastatic diagnosis. If you weren't able to join us or want to review the materials presented, please find videos and an audio recording below.
Watch the Videos
Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer
Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer Panel Discussion
Listen to Tratamiento del cáncer de mama metastásico: conversación con el Dr. Lynce
Jennifer Bires, LICSW, OSW-C
Panelist: Living With Metastatic Breast Cancer Panel Discussion (English Session)
Jennifer Bires, LICSW, OSW-C, is executive director at the Smith Center for Healing and the Arts in Washington, D.C. Read more.
Claudia Campos Galván, MA
Facilitator: Living With Metastatic Breast Cancer Group Discussion (Spanish Session)
Claudia Campos Galván is the chief programs officer and mental health director at Nueva Vida in Washington, D.C. Read more.
Claudine Isaacs, MD
Presenting: Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer (English Session)
Claudine Isaacs, MD, is professor of medicine and oncology and co-director of the breast cancer program at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. She is also medical director of the Jess and Mildred Fisher Center for Hereditary Cancer and Clinical Genomics Research. Read more.
Filipa Lynce, MD
Presenting: Treating Metastatic Breast Cancer (Spanish Session)
Filipa Lynce, MD is a medical oncologist and associate professor of medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center at Georgetown University. She specializes in breast cancer and clinical trials development. Read more.
This program is presented in partnership by: