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Sexual Health after Breast Cancer Treatment
By: bcsmadmin
Oct 23, 2020

October 23, 2020 Join us Monday 10/28/2020 when our guest Dr. Sharon Bober (@DrSharonBober) will lead a discussion on sexual health and changes in sexual function due to breast cancer therapy. Dr. Bober is the founder and director of the Dana Farber Cancer Institute Sexual Health Program, and is an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Harvard […]

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Updates from #ASCO20
On: Jun 7, 2020
By: bcsmadmin

8 June 2020 The 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting was held virtually this year, from May 29-31. The abstracts below (title and conclusion) were curated by Dr. Erika Hamilton (@ErikaHamilton9), Dr. Stephanie Graff (@DrSGraff), Dr. Neelima Denduluri (@ndenduluri1) and Dr. Maryam Lustberg (@maryam_lustberg) – we are grateful for all they do for patients […]

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#BCSM 2017 Wrap Up

19 December 2017 During the last chat of the year, we remembered and honored those who are no longer with us. In addition, #BCSM co-founder @stales reviewed the top breast cancer stories, from January through December. January: Third of Breast Cancer Patients Treated Unnecessarily February: Dense Breasts Eclipse All Other Known Breast Cancer Risk Factors […]

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Active Surveillance for DCIS – the COMET Trial

9 April 2017 On Monday April 10th we will discuss the COMET trial, which is sponsored by the Alliance cooperative group. The principal investigator is Dr. Shelley Hwang, a surgical oncologist at Duke University. This study will evaluate active surveillance for low risk DCIS. The primary objective is to evaluate the rate of ipsilateral (same […]

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#SurvOnc17
On: Jan 30, 2017
By: bcsmadmin

The American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Academy of Family Physicians, and the American College of Physicians hosted a Cancer Survivorship Symposium January 27-28th in San Diego, California. Recognizing that over time, cancer survivors are more likely to receive care from their primary care providers (PCP), the conference aimed to provide information about survivorship […]

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