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Education and Advocacy Day 
South Florida

February 28, 2015
On February 28, 2015, the Florida Breast Cancer Foundation presented its annual Education and Advocacy Day Conference in South Florida, a complimentary breast cancer symposium open to all interested in learning about the latest updates in a variety of breast cancer topics. Top local breast cancer experts discussed exciting new discoveries in the prevention, detection, and treatment of breast cancer while sharing important information on how to maintain a healthy and thriving survivorship. To view the conference presentations, please click on the links below.


Opening Remarks by FBCF Board Chair, Carolyn Kershner

Welcome by FBCF Executive Director, Russell Silverman 

"Surgical Oncologist: Leading Edge Treatment for Breast Cancer" Daniel N. Weingrad, MD, CancerHealthCare Associates:

"What's in Your Genes" Maxine Chang Chin, ARNP, Memorial Cancer Institute 

"Stress Management on Psychoneuroimmunologic Processes in Women Undergoing Treatment for Breast Cancer," Michael Antoni MD, PhD, Sylvester Cancer Center, University of Miami 

"It's NOT all about me - How breast cancer affects the family, "Aimee Sanchez-Zadak, PhD, Nova Southeastern Univesity 

"Advocacy 101: Getting to Know Your State Government; Forging and Maintaining Relationships" Ronald L Book & Kelly C Mallette, Florida Lobbyists, Ronald L. Book PA