Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: Medical Update

April 17, 2012
12:00pm to 01:00pm
2012-04-17 12:00:00 2012-04-17 13:00:00 America/New_York Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: Medical Update  

Learn about the latest medical updates on triple-negative breast cancer. Gain insight on factors associated with breast cancer cell growth and metastases and which people are at highest risk for developing triple-negative breast cancer. Find out about therapeutic options and future research endeavors.

During this April teleconference, Edith P. Mitchell, MD, FACP, shared the latest medical updates on triple-negative breast cancer, answered questions and provided insight on where to find additional resources. In addition, participants gained insight on which people are at highest risk for developing triple-negative breast cancer.

 About Our Speaker

Dr. Mitchell is clinical professor of medicine and medical oncology and program leader in gastrointestinal oncology at Thomas Jefferson University. She is associate director of diversity programs for the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson. Dr. Mitchell is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the American Medical Association, the National Medical Association, Aerospace Medical Association, Association of Military Surgeons, and the Medical Society of Eastern Pennsylvania. She also belongs to the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, Radiation Therapy Oncology Group, National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project and the Philadelphia Society of Medicine.

About Our Sponsors

This teleconference was sponsored by the Avon Foundation for Women and through a promotional partnership with the Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation.

Additional Resources

Living Beyond Breast Cancer's Guide to Understanding Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

You may also be interested in our April 2012 Ask the Expert on Research and Treatment Options for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer.