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Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s Symposium: Understanding the Unique Needs of Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer

Tuesday, May 19, 2015       
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Westin Seattle

This pre-conference symposium hosted by Living Beyond Breast Cancer will focus on the unique needs of young women affected by breast cancer.

Learn hands-on strategies for working more effectively with the young women you care for. Covers long-term survivorship issues important to young women and different models for providing psychosocial support.

This program will feature prominent speakers from medical and allied health fields. Receive four continuing education unit hours for this program!

Download the program agenda, or click here for additional information.

Lunch is provided and is included in the cost of registration.

Walk-in registrations for Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s Healthcare Provider Symposium: Understanding the Unique Needs of Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer will be accepted.  The program will be held on Tuesday, May 19 from 11:30am-5pm in Cascade II and Cascade IAB. For more information, click here.  If you have questions, please contact or 484-708-1808.


Navigating Cancer: Work & Insurance

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
10:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Westin Seattle

This training, co-hosted by Triage Cancer & Cancer and Careers, will provide oncology health care professionals with a comprehensive overview of employment, disability insurance, and health insurance issues that may arise for cancer survivors and their caregivers.

Issues include the laws and practical strategies for working though treatment, taking time off work for treatment, deciding whether or not to disclose a diagnosis, managing side effects on the-job, re-entering the job market, and navigating health insurance options and health care reforms.
This interactive training will cover relevant research, provide substantive information, and utilize case studies and exercises to demonstrate ways for oncology health care professionals to effectively navigate their patients through these issues.

Download more information here.

This FREE training also offers FREE CEUs for social workers and nurses.

Note: Lunch is not provided at this event.