Breast Cancer Network of WNY

Stay up to date on the latest news and information as it pertains to breast cancer.

The Breast Cancer Network of Western New York presents its Monthly Education Series on the second Tuesday of every month at 6:00 PM. These programs are free of charge to members and non-members and we serve light refreshments. An optional breast cancer support group is held following the monthly presentation.

October 11
Everything You Want to Learn About Ovarian Cancer
Chrystine Tedeschi, Regional Coordinator, SHARE Cancer Support

November 8
Nutrition after Cancer and Benefits of Vitamin Supplements
Robbie Raugh, Nutrition Practitioner

January 10, 2017
Genetics and Breast Cancer and Understanding Breast Cancer Pathology
Karen Gutierrez, FNP, ANCC-BC, MS

February 14
Breast Cancer and Lymphedema
Donna Gulick, Physical Therapist

March 21 (Rescheduled from March 14)
How to Reduce Your Risk of Recurrence
Dr. David Dougherty, Medical Oncologist

April 11
Coping with Emotional Ups and Downs
Jolie Giardino, Social Worker

May 9
Mindfulness and Meditation
Eliza Schneider, Creator of Resolve to Evolve

June 13
Household Chemicals & Cleaning Products to Avoid
Jeanette Koncikowski, Breast Cancer Action Community Leader

Education Day

Each year, BCN hosts a full-day educational seminar for our members and anyone in the community who would like to learn more about what is happening in the world of breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. To learn more about Education Day visit our events page.