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Tuesday, June 16, 2020
"How did this happen?" "Is metastatic disease genetic or environmental?" These are some of the questions we will answer in part 2 of our series. In this show, patients connect with researchers to explore the different subtypes among women susceptible to metastatic disease.
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Usually patients take the tests and receive the results, but what do the doctors see, and how do they interpret the tests? How is metastatic disease usually identified? This week, our guests include an oncologist and a radiologist who explain how scans and blood tests confirm an MBC diagnosis.
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
In part 4 of our monthly series, we tackle the common questions regarding surgery, medications and immunotherapy. Our patient hosts will talk with an oncologist about the existing treatment options, as well as potential side effects and how to manage them.
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
What does living with metastatic breast cancer look and feel like? What about side effects and quality of life? Many metastatic patients look normal with hair and everything, but today’s webinar includes a long-term survivor and a newly diagnosed patient, to talk about what life is really like for them.
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Advanced breast cancer doesn’t just affect the patient. A panel of partners share their experiences of living with someone with long-term disease. Join us to hear practical advice on how best to care for metastatic breast cancer patients, both those in active treatment and those who are disease-free.
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
What challenges face women who are diagnosed at a younger age? A group of younger metastatic breast cancer patients are joined by a social worker to talk about how they’re coping with issues that are central to their daily lives. From employment, fertility, raising kids, to managing finances.
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Our final episode concludes with a discussion with a clinical trials researcher and a patient advocate about how metastatic disease has changed and where it’s headed. They will discuss the exciting frontiers of research, clinical trials and the future of treatment.