Saturday, September 27, 2014
Race for the Cure (new location, 25th anniversary) at Waterwalk Plaza. We will be there with an info table. http://www.komenkansas.org/komen-race-for-the-cure/
Saturday, October 4, 2014
We will be participating in Asian Wellness Day at the Sedgwick Co. Extension Education Office, 7001 W. 21st St. North from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Free breast exams and mammograms for women ages 40-64 with no health insurance will be available. Call 337-6047 to schedule your appointment. The event also provides other health screenings and community resource information. We will be there to educate about the services we provide - come see us! Click here for more information about the event.
Wednesday, October, 15, 2014
Join us for the BRAve Face event in support of Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day. This event will honor the Plastic Surgery Foundation's 3rd Annual Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day observance, and is hosted by the Plastic Surgery Center and KU Wichita Center for Breast Cancer Survivorship at the Plastic Surgery Center, 1861 N. Webb Road from 5:30 PM - 7 PM . BRA Day is an initiative designed to provide education, awareness, and access regarding post-mastectomy breast reconstruction.
The event will include a presentation on breast reconstruction options, a Q & A panel with board certified plastic surgeons, and a breast reconstruction patient testimonial. Refreshments will be provided.
For more information about the BRAve Face event, call Katie at 316 688-7500.
Upcoming CancerCare workshops that may be of particular interest to breast cancer survivors:
Oct 8 12:30 PM-1:30 PM Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer
Oct 30 12:30 PM-1:30 PM Update on Early Stage Breast Cancer
Oct 31 12:30 PM-1:30 PM Triple Negative Breast Cancer and African American Women
These workshops are accessible by phone or online via webcast and are free (no phone charges apply). Pre-registration is required. To secure your place or to see a listing of other topics offered go to http://www.cancercare.org/connect_workshops?register=429