Jody, Alicia and I would like to thank all who participated in our recent survey. As promised, we have reviewed the responses and all of the comments. While we cannot be all things to everyone, we are trying our best to address the needs of the community. First, some information about this amazing community. The […]
The #BCSM community is almost 3 years old! The community was started on 7/4/2011 by Jody Schoger and Alicia Staley, and it has grown to be a true social media force. In an effort to make sure we are serving the needs of the community, we’d appreciate if if you could take the time to […]
Tonight’s tweetchat covered an important topic – sexual wellness. It was an interesting chat – slow compared to most #BCSM chats. Many patients and their loved ones are interested in the topic, but it’s a difficult one to cover in a public setting. We were fortunate to have 2 guests to help guide the discussion. Dr. […]
Dr. Eric Whitacre is a past-president of the American Society of Breast Surgeons. He is the developer of the quality reporting program used by ASBrS members. He asked me if our community would be interested in providing information for an upcoming talk at our annual meeting on long-term complications of breast cancer therapy, and my […]
This afternoon, Xeni Jardin moderated a panel at SXSW featuring #BCSM. We discussed how Jody and Alicia initially met on twitter, saw a need for breast cancer information and support, and without realizing it at the time, started a community.