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.


Saturday, October 6, 2018
8:30 AM to 2:30 PM

TIES Conference Center
1644 Larpenteur Avenue West
St. Paul, MN 55108


2018 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.

Keynote Panel featuring:
Cardio Oncology Update -- Dr. Anne Blaes 
The Future of Surgery in Cancer Treatment -- Dr. Todd Tuttle 
The Management of Ductal Cancer in Situ -- Dr. Sandhya Pruthi

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

Break & Resource Center

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

Avoiding Dietary and Environmental Carcinogens -- Dr. Robert Turesky

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

Break & Resource Center

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

Lunch, BCEA Award &
seminar Nutrition and Exercise
- Alice Shapiro, Ph.D., RDN

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

Scholarships are availble to attend this conference - 2018 Scholarship Application