Twisted Pink is hosting their inaugural metastatic breast cancer symposium in conjunction with oncologists and researchers from UofL Health - Brown Cancer Center. The event is Friday, June 25, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at UofL's Clinical and Translational Research Building, 505 S. Hancock St.
The symposium will bring together breast cancer survivors, patients in active treatment, caregivers, oncology clinicians and researchers to learn more about metastatic breast cancer, advances in research, challenges in young women diagnosed with breast cancer and information on clinical trials. Speakers include:
- Caroline Johnson, founder and executive director, Twisted Pink
- Beth Riley, M.D., FACP, deputy director of health affairs and medical oncologist, UofL Health - Brown Cancer Center; professor of medicine, University of Louisville; governor, American College of Physicians, Kentucky Chapter
- Yoannis Imbert-Fernandez, Ph.D., cancer researcher and assistant professor of medicine, University of Louisville
- Rebecca Redman, M.D., deputy director of clinical research and medical oncologist, UofL Health - Brown Cancer Center; associate professor of medicine, University of Louisville
The symposium is being offered at no cost thanks to support from the Brown Cancer Center and 3 hours of continuing medical education (CME) is being offered to healthcare professionals.
Advance registration is required. Registration and the full agenda are available at: https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=E349052&id=44