Webinar Series

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Upcoming November 2017 BCEA webinar:

TOPIC: Sharing our Voices: Breast Cancer in the American Indian Community
DATE: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
TIME: 12 PM - 1 PM; Via computer, phone or tablet
COST: FREE - REGISTER BY November 10, 2017

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Please join the Breast Cancer Education Association (BCEA) for its upcoming webinar “Sharing our Voices: Breast Cancer in the American Indian Community" featuring Chris Davis NP, Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa and a representative from the American Indian Cancer Foundation.

This webinar will:

- Describe the current breast cancer burden in Minnesota American Indian/Alaska Native communities.

- Discuss the unique barries AI/AN women face to prevention and detection, treatment and survivorship.

- Identify cultural characteristics than influence screening.

- Share personal perspective as a provider and a breast cancer survivor.

- Identify solutions that are culturally appropriate to increase screening.

Featured speaker:

Chris Davis NP, Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa
Christine Davis is an enrolled member of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa and lives in Northern Minnesota. She has worked for her community's Health Division since 1994 in varied nursing roles. In 2015, she became a Family Nurse Practitioner and currently serves as the Medical Clinic Coordinator in addition to her provider responsibilties. Her passion for cancer care started many years before her own personal experience with breast cancer. She has experienced most areas of cancer care from a patient care perspective and as a patient herself. Her passion to assist her community in their journey motivates her to share her story and help educate the need for improved cancer screening in her community.

Representative from the American Indian Cancer Foundation

 

Upcoming December 2017 BCEA webinar:

TOPIC: Breast Cancer Screening: What you need to know about 3D mammography and Breast Density
DATE: Tuesday, December 5, 2017
TIME: 12 PM - 1 PM; Via computer, phone or tablet
COST: FREE - REGISTER BY December 1, 2017

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Please join the Breast Cancer Education Association (BCEA) for its upcoming webinar "Breast Cancer Screening: What you need to know about 3D mammography and Breast Density" featuring Dr. Trisha Prescott.

This webinar will cover:

- screening mammography recommendations

- the benefits and limitations of 3D mammography

- effects of breast density on breast cancer detection


Featured speaker:

Dr. Trisha Prescott is a diagnostic radiologist who specializes in breast imaging. She received her medical degree from the University of Minesota in 2007. She then went on to complete a diagnostic radiology residency at the University of Minnesota. During residency she was elected to serve as Chief Resident. In 2012 she became board certified in diagnostic radiology. Following residency she went on to complete a breast imaging fellowship at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Prescott has been practicing as a breast imaging specialist with St. Paul Radiology since 2013. During this time she has taken on leadership roles at HealthPartners and HealthEast Breast Centers in the Twin Cities area.