Posted on: Sep 26, 2013 12:50AM
Los Angeles is having it's first ever Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC) event on Saturday, October 5, 2013 from 10am - 2pm. There will be educational lectures and networking opportunities for those living with metastatic / advanced / stage 4 breast cancer (MBC) to meet each other and share experiences.
All who are living with metastatic breast cancer in Southern California are cordially invited to join us at this FREE groundbreaking event! Bring your loved ones and caregivers too.
Please share this event information with anyone who may benefit from attending, including your clinics and cancer support centers.
The Los Angeles Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure invites you to attend their first conference on:
Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer
10 am - 2 pm on Saturday, October 5th, 2013
The Olympic Collection Conference Center
11301 Olympic Blvd #204 / Los Angeles, CA 90064
This FREE event is sponsored by Susan G. Komen, LA County Affiliate and Anthem Blue Cross of California.
· Learn how others with metastatic breast cancer cope with advanced breast cancer
· Learn about available resources and the latest advances in treatment
· Network and connect with others living with metastatic breast cancer
· Learn about integrated medicine, treatment, and the impact of the Affordable Care Act from experts in the field, including: Dr. Sara Hurvitz, Dr.Debu Tripathy, Dr. Patricia Ganz and more!
· Lunch, snacks and drinks will be served free of charge
To RSVP and for more information, please contact Gauri Joshi at
(310) 575-3011 Ext. 14
via Facebook at:
11-year advanced breast cancer thriver
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Sep 28, 2013 04:22PM sandilee wrote:
I might go. I wanted to help my daughter move in to her new apartment, but I may be able to do both. You're right, those of us on the west coast don't seem to get nearly the opportunities for this kind of thing.
mets to spine, ribs, and skull, 6/2011 radiation, Xgeva and Faslodex 7/2011Dx 11/2007, IDC, 1cm, Stage I, Grade 3, 0/6 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2-Dx 6/2011, metsRadiation Therapy 06/30/2011 ExternalHormonal Therapy 07/15/2011 Faslodex
Sep 28, 2013 05:09PM AnacortesGirl wrote:
I'm still waiting for an event in Seattle. Or even Portland - that is drivable in a day. No plane rides for me! Did enough of that when I was working.
Christy - BRCA2+; mets to bones and liver, Taxol/Sutent -> AC, BMX - no recon, Rads, Carboplatin, BSO, Veliparib trial 8/30/13Dx 7/21/2009, ILC, 5cm, Stage IIIc, Grade 3, 14/17 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-Dx 9/9/2012, ILC, Stage IV, Grade 3, ER+/PR-, HER2-Hormonal Therapy 09/01/2010 AromasinHormonal Therapy 02/01/2011 TamoxifenHormonal Therapy 09/09/2012 FemaraChemotherapy 03/29/2013 XelodaHormonal Therapy 08/16/2013 Faslodex