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2020 Midwest Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference
Save the date for the 4th Annual Midwest Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference, Saturday, October 24, 2020
This conference is designed and intended for people with metastatic breast cancer and those who have had breast cancer, nurses, healthcare professionals and others who participate in the care of patients with metastatic breast cancer.
The conference will be held at the Sheraton Hotel in Bloomington, MN.
2020 Online Registration: Now Closed
Fee waivers are available: Please inquire at #952-746-1760
2019 Conference Schedule: Click Here
2019 Conference Brochure: Click Here
2019 Conference Sponsors: Click Here
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2019 Conference Speaker Presentations:
2019 Timeline & Topics:
Friday, November 1, 2019
Open House, Casual Conversation and Networking with other Attendees, Appetizers Provided, Sheraton Hotel, Bloomington, MN
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Registration / Continental Breakfast / Resource Center – Open
Welcome & Conference Overview
Emcee - Jeffrey Cloninger
Keynote Speaker: “Current Trends in Metastatic Breast Cancer: Recent Findings and Open Trials”- Eric P. Winer, M.D, Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Director, Breast Oncology Center, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Break & Travel Time to Breakout Rooms
Breakout Session #1
-Navigating the System: A Lawyer on Your Cancer Care Team (Disability/Employment/Estate Planning/Legal Issues)
Breakout Session #2
-Personalized Medicine/Testing: Genetics/Mutations
-Raise Your Voice for Yourself and Others with MBC
-Talking With Your Family and Children
Small Break – Yoga & Meditation Exercise (optional) Liz Anema, B.S. RYT 500
Speaker: "Does It Take Courage To Hope?” – Kelly Grosklags, LICSW, BCD, Fellow, American Academy of Grief Counseling
Conference Wrap –Up & Thank You’s
Reception & Resource Center Open
The conference is presented by Susan G. Komen Minnesota & Living Beyond Breast Cancer and the title sponsor is Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota.
Interested in becoming a conference sponsor? Please inquire at #952-746-1760.
2019 Conference Sponsor Brochure: Click Here