October 1: The Many Faces of Breast Cancer @ Ambridge Events Center | FREE, Cancer Resources, Panel Discussion, Refreshments

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From press release:

The Many Faces of Breast Cancer
Saturday, October 1
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | FREE | All Ages
@Ambridge Events Center, Morrison Room, 1333 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

The battle against breast cancer is rife with obstacles, but thanks to treatment advances, women with advanced or metastatic breast cancer are living with their disease. The Many Faces of Breast Cancer will provide information about support resources for women living with advanced breast cancer. An engaging panel of leading local healthcare professionals will address treatment options, psychosocial support, nutrition and diet, symptom management, and the latest in breast cancer research.

Panelists scheduled to speak at the event include:

¬Â¢ Alison Conlin, MD, Medical Oncologist, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
¬Â¢ Angela Kalisiak, MD, Medical Oncologist, Medical Director, NCS CARES, Northwest Cancer Specialists
¬Â¢ Erin Leake, LCSW, Oncology Social Worker, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
¬Â¢ Moderator: Christine M. McDonald, Chief Executive Officer, Susan G. Komen for the Cure Oregon & SW Washington Affiliate