Living Legacy – Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness
The Canadian Breast Cancer Network is pleased to launch the “Living Legacy” Campaign to raise awareness about metastatic breast cancer. A group of Canadian women living with metastatic breast cancer have shared their Living Legacies through this powerful video. These inspirational women hope to replace feelings of isolation and fear with connection and hope.
Watch the video and share your Living Legacy here.
The First Step to Managing Metastatic Breast Cancer is to Know Your Type
Why is type so important? Knowing as much as possible about breast cancer, and in particular metastatic breast cancer, may help individuals diagnosed with the disease to work with health care professionals to better understand their diagnosis and optimize treatment.
Click here to learn more about the types of breast cancer and to find out more about our Living Legacy Campaign.
Join our team – CBCN is hiring!
CBCN is looking for an experienced senior level manager to fill the position of Operations Manager. Read the full position description here.
Canadian Breast Cancer Network commends Ontario Ministry of Health for leadership on metastatic breast cancer
The Canadian Breast Cancer Network (CBCN) commends the Ontario Ministry of Health for their swift action to expand access to new metastatic breast cancer treatments in the province.
Effective October 17th, the Ontario Ministry of Health announced that Cancer Care Ontario will, for a time-limited basis, provide access to Kadcyla through the New Drug Funding Program for HER-2 positive, metastatic breast cancer patients who have initiated or completed at least two lines of HER-2 targeted therapy and who have not received Kadcyla in previous lines of therapy.