Conference Schedule

Each year an increasing number of women and men are diagnosed with breast cancer. Through education, not only do you learn to survive this disease and live, but learn to live more courageously, creatively and with grace.

The ONLY conference of its kind in the Twin Cities, our annual Breast Cancer Education Conference features renowned experts and resources on the latest in breast cancer research, nutrition, care and prevention.



2017 Annual Education Conference Schedule

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration & Resource
Center Open

Your one-stop shop for the latest
breast health products, services
and resources from local breast
health organizations.
(continental breakfast)
9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Welcome & Announcements
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

A Look Inside a
Developing Tumor

Carol Lange, PhD, Professor of
Medicine and Pharmacology
Professor of Medicine and
Pharmacology at the University
of Minnesota, Dr. Lange will
provide a look inside a
developing tumor and discuss
why, over time, can breast
cancer tumors change.

10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Break & Resource Center

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Living Well Beyond Diagnosis
Kelly Homes Grosklags, LICSW,
Oncology Psychotherapist, Grief
Kelly will guide you through living
well beyond diagnosis, trans-
forming fear, life-changing illness,
maintaining hope and living with

11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Break & Resource Center

11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch, BCEA Award &
seminar Triple Negative Breast
Cancer in Context

Dr. Stuart Bloom
Minnesota Oncology expert
Dr. Stuart Bloom will provide the
latest information in oncology
treatments of triple negative
breast cancer and how the
specific biology of each cancer
directs treatment.

1:15 p.m . - 2:30 p.m. Reality Check Roundtables
Two 30-minute sessions

Scholarships are availble to attend this conference. 2017 Scholarship Application