Susan G. Komen® Chicago held their first MBC Conference March 8, 2018 with about 200 individuals attending in person or via livestream. The conference included a keynote address from Komen Scholar and Johns Hopkins researcher Dr. Ben Ho Park with breakouts on TNBC, ER+ and HER2+ MBC; a MBC patient panel discussion and Q&A session.
SHARE is working with a focus group of women living with metastatic disease to create an app that will help them identify their treatment goals and help their doctors better understand who they are as people. Stay tuned for its release later this year!
If you’ve been diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, there are a number of ways to improve communication with your healthcare team and ensure that you’re getting the support that you need. In this video series, Timothy J. Pluard, M.D. and Savannah Geske, Ph.D. of Saint Luke’s Cancer Institute explain several strategies for building a supportive
At Sharsheret, we know that women living with metastatic breast cancer (stage IV or advanced breast cancer – breast cancer that has spread beyond the breast to other organs in the body) need specialized resources. We can help with our free kits and materials tailored just for you. To receive your free copy of our
Researchers in clinical oncology and other domains generally focus on results encompassing a statistical mean with little attention to patients undergoing investigational or standard therapies who respond considerably better or worse than the norm.