Lighting Your Path: Navigating Your Breast Cancer Subtype, a FREE lunch and support event

Join Dr. Deirdre Orceyre and Yael Flusberg of GWCIM and oter wonderful presenters

November 17th

The American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation and the George Washington University invite you to attend

Lighting Your Path: Navigating Your Breast Cancer Subtype, a FREE lunch and
support event for breast cancer survivors, and those who may be at high risk of breast cancer, and loved ones on
Sunday, November 17, 2019, 8:30 am-1:15 pm

Join us, and you’ll get:
• Critical strategies to navigate recurrence and common stumbling blocks
• Proven ways for caregivers to provide optimal support
• Meaningful connections, sharing strength with fellow patients and caregivers in the
Washington, DC area
• Products and giveaways to help with your journey
• Guidance from local and top breast care experts

Location:
George Washington University
1957 E St, NW, Washington, DC (Elliott School of International Affairs building)
City View Room (7th Floor)

You MUST register to attend (GWU requirements)
Registration Deadline: Friday, November 1. Seats are limited. Register now.
Register for FREE and see the full program at:

https://www.breastsurgeonsfoundation.org/patient-caregiver-event

Program Schedule:

8:30    Exhibits and Coffee/Refreshments (Sponsored by CMR Naviscan)

9:00    “Welcome and Introduction: Overcoming Barriers for Care”
Christine B. Teal, MD, Director, Breast Care Center, George Washington University, and Beth Boyd, RN, Chairman, American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation

9:15    “Inspiring Survivorship Stories”
•    Heidi Floyd, patient advocate
•    Leslie Ferris Yerger, patient advocate
•    Mariam Said, MD, Medical Director, Neonatal Services, Children’s National

9:45    “Breast Cancer Subtypes: Genetics and Screening”
Elizabeth Stark, Cancer Genetic Counselor, GW Cancer Center, and Tara Biagi, MS, Cancer Genetic Counselor, GW Cancer Center

10:00    “Fertility Options”
Kathryn Humm, MD, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology, GW Medical Faculty Associates

10:15    Break/Exhibits

10:30    “Supportive Therapies for the Management of Cancer-related Symptoms and Treatment of Side Effects”
Deirdre Orceyre, ND, MSOM, L.Ac., GW Center for Integrative Medicine

10:45    Chair Yoga/Reiki
Yael Flusberg, C-IAYT, E-RYT500, RMT, MS, GW Center for Integrative Medicine

11:00    “Targeted Treatment Options”
Neelima Denduluri, MD, Virginia Cancer Specialists, and Lauren A. Mauro, MD, Inova Schar Cancer Institute

11:30     Networking Break/Exhibits

12:00     Lunch Presentation (Sponsored by Myriad Genetics)
Monique A. Gary, DO, MSc, FACS, Breast Surgical Oncologist, Grand View Health

12:30    “Panel: Physicians Who Have Been Caregivers and Patients: The Personal Side of Medicine”
Rachel F. Brem, MD, FACR, FSBI, Director, Breast Imaging and Interventional Center, Department of Radiology, Breast Cancer Program Leader, The George Washington Cancer Center, and Christine B. Teal, MD, Director, Breast Care Center, George Washington University

1:15    “Closing Comments”

Beth Boyd, RN, Chairman, American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation