Bridging the Gap: Breast Cancer Prevention, Screening & Treatment: Enhancing Wellness

Join us for a day of learning and sharing with the experts of NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center 

Location

New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center
Vivian and Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center
Myrna L. Daniels Auditorium
173 Fort Washington Avenue, First Floor, New York, NY 10032
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Invited Speaker(s)

*Please note: We are in the process of confirming all speakers, so speakers are subject to change depending on availability. Please check our website for updates as we get closer to the event date for more information.

Description

Our 2016 community breast cancer awareness symposium will commence with a welcome and breakfast. The program will focus on living with cancer and survivorship. Topics that will be covered include: risks, prevention, screening, myth busters, imaging & radiology such as: 3-D breast tomosynthesis, CESM, breast ultrasound, MRI & nuclear medicine. Also, we will discuss surgical innovations such as IORT, margin probe, lymphedema prevention and treatment, SaviScout, ductoscopy, PEMF and more. After the lectures attendees will attend our health fair where various vendors will provide information and demos on surgical innovations, support services, aromatherapy, relaxation techniques, healthy nutrition, lymphedema products, breast reconstruction, and enjoying life after a cancer diagnosis.

Please bring your family & friends. All are welcome!