MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 25 /CNW/ - In Canada, it is estimated that 22,700
women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and that an estimated 5,400
women will die from the disease this year.1
Breast Cancer Today: An Evening of Care & Community is a free
educational forum tailored to the needs of people diagnosed with breast
cancer, their family members, friends and informal caregivers.
Participants will have the opportunity to hear about the latest breast
cancer advances and initiatives, learn about services and support groups
in their community and connect with others affected by the disease.
Breast Cancer Today is presented by the Canadian Breast Cancer
Foundation - Ontario Region in partnership with Scotiabank.
Please plan to attend:
A free educational forum for people living with breast cancer and
their families and friends.
Living Arts Centre
The Staging Room
4141 Living Arts Drive
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Dr. Kelly Metcalfe, Women’s College Research Institute
Ophira Ginsburg, Women’s College Research Institute
Timothy Whelan, McMaster University
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1 Canadian Cancer Society/National Cancer Institute of
Canada. Canadian Cancer Statistics 2009, Toronto, Canada, 2009.
SOURCE Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation - Ontario Region
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Jennifer F. Modica, Marketing & Communications Coordinator
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