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Triple Negative Breast Cancer and African American Women

A free CancerCare Connect ® Education Workshop for African American women living with triple negative breast cancer, their families, partners, caregivers, friends and health care professionals Listen to this workshop over the telephone or connect to our webcast online.


October 20th, 2021
1:30PM (ET)




  • Patients diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer
  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Researchers
  • Registered dietitians
  • Social workers

Key topics:

  • Overview of Triple Negative Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19
  • The Differences in Triple Negative Breast Cancer for Black/African American Women
  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer & African American Women
  • The Role of Surgery
  • Precision Medicine & Treatment Sequencing
  • Current Standard of Care
  • New Treatment Approaches
  • Clinical Trial Updates
  • How Clinical Trial Participation Contributes to Treatment Options
  • Tips to Manage Treatment Side Effects, Neuropathy, Discomfort & Pain
  • Follow-Up Care Plan
  • The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments
  • Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team
  • Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes
  • Quality-of-Life Concerns
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

For more information and to register, click here.



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