2020 Conference Workshop Topics

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Workshop topics to include:

Cancer Care in the time of COVID-19
presented by: Lawrence Shulman, MD, Deputy Director for Clinical Services, Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania

Exercise and Breast Cancer: What, Why and How
presented by: Kathryn Schmitz, PhD, MPH, Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences Division of Health Services & Behavioral Research and Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Penn State Health

Breast Cancer Screenings: 3D Mammography, MRI, Ultrasound? Which is best for you?
presented by: Wendie Berg, MD, PhD, FACR, Professor of Radiology, Magee-Womens Hospital University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Nutrition and Breast Cancer: Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Diet
presented by: Beth Stark, RDN, LDN & Emily Bumgarner, RDN, LDN, Registered Dietitian Nutritionists, Weis Markets

How to Get Health Insurance in 2021 
presented by: Joanne Grossi, MiPP, Pennsylvania State President, AARP & Executive Vice President, PA Breast Cancer Coalition

Rebuilding the Foundation: Pilates for Breast Cancer Patients 
presented by: Allison Zang, Owner & Instructor, Absolute Pilates

Life, Redefined: Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer 
presented by: Kristen Whitaker, MD, MS, Clinical Genetics Faculty, Fox Chase Cancer Center

Fitting In: Pre-Op, Post-Op and Long Term Needs 
presented by: Terry Scott, Owner, Perfect Match Boutique

Breast Cancer and Racial Disparities 
presented by: Edith P. Mitchell, MD, FACP, Director, Center to Eliminate Cancer Disparities, Jefferson Health

What to Expect: Managing the Side-Effects of Hormonal and Endocrine Therapies 
presented by: Thomas B Julian, MD, FACS, Breast Surgeon, West Penn Allegheny Health System

Courage Doesn’t Always Roar Living with Breast Cancer; One Day at a Time 
presented by: Lillie Shockney, MAS, Patient Advocate & Speaker



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