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Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 1:30 – 2:30 pm, Eastern Time

Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast.

Topics Covered

  • Overview of Triple Negative Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19
  • The Difference in Triple Negative Breast Cancer for Black/African American Women
  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer &African American Women
  • The Role of Surgery
  • Precision Medicine & Treatment Sequencing
  • Current Standard of Care
  • New Treatment Approaches
  • Clinical Trial Updates
  • How Clinical Trial Participation Contributes to Treatment Options
  • Tips to Manage Treatment Side Effects, Neuropathy, Discomfort & Pain
  • Follow-Up Care Plan
  • Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team
  • Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes
  • Follow-Up Appointments
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Kamel Abou Hussein, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cooper Medical School, Rowan University, Adjunct Assistant Professor, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Breast Medical Oncology

Hayley Dinerman, JD

Co-Founder and Executive Director, Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation®

Ricki Fairley

CEO, TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance

Karen E. Jackson

Founder & CEO, Sisters Network® Inc. - A National African American Breast Cancer Survivorship Organization

Sam Fortune, MSW

Women’s Cancer Program Coordinator, CancerCare

Continuing Education Credits

(Live Only)

Social Workers: This program has been submitted to the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, an approved provider through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners, provider #CS4607, for 1.0 Contact Hour.

Cancer Care, Inc. is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0088. This workshop is approved for 1.0 Contact Hour.

Registered Dietitians: This program has been submitted to the Commission on Dietetic Registration for one Continuing Professional Education Unit (CPEU).

To request continuing education paperwork, please email your name, profession, and address to connect@cancercare.org after the program. All paperwork for continuing education credit must be requested, completed, and submitted within two weeks of the live program.

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The information presented in this workshop is provided for your general information only. It is not intended as medical advice and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are aware of your specific situation. We encourage you to take information and questions back to your individual health care provider as a way of creating a dialogue and partnership about your cancer and your treatment.

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