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I Don’T Want To Be A Guinea Pig: Understanding Clinical Trials

May 24, 2016

This panel discussion will shed light on the clinical trials process. Northwell Health Cancer Institute experts will debunk myths and perceptions about clinical trials.

Speakers:

George Raptis, MD, MBA
Acting Executive Director,
Northwell Health Cancer Institute

Jan Stieb, RN
Administrative Director, Clinical Research,
Northwell Health Cancer Institute

Josephine C. Peterson, MPH

Barbara
Current Clinical Trials Patient


Nutrition Forum

May 1, 2016

This free forum focused on the New Dietary Guidelines for Americans and Nutrition Defense Against Cancer. There was also a healthy recipe demonstration.

Speakers:

Diane Dembicki, Ph.D., LMT, CYT
Clinical Associate Professor

Kaitlin Morris, M.S.
Nutrition Graduate Student

Helene Konsker, M.S., RD, CDN
Nutrition Director

Executive Chef William Wright


Celebration of Survivorship 2015

October 13, 2015

Speakers:

Frances M. Visco, J.D.
Founder and President of the National Breast Cancer Coalition

Karen Joy Miller
Founder and President of the Huntington Breast Cancer Action Coalition

Gwendolyn Harrison
Retired elementary school teacher and breast cancer community volunteer.

Myra Taylor
Volunteer with the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program

Erica Desrosiers, Ph.D.
Daughter of Volunteer Myra Taylor


Long Island Ducks Breast Cancer Awareness Game

September 1, 2015

Colin, grandson of volunteer Marcia Partridge, was asked to throw out the first pitch at this years LI Ducks game on September 1, 2015.


Stress Reduction Forum

March 26, 2015

Lauren Fisch, M.S., LMT,  Wellness Services for Stress Relief (Rocking the Road for a Cure)
Jonathan M. Jackson, Ph.D. ,
Director at the Center for Psychological Services for Adelphi University


Nutrition Seminar

March 23, 2015

Hillary Sachs, M.S., RD, CDN,  is a dietitian at the Monter Cancer Center and NSLIJ Department of Radiation Medicine. She provided a nutrition seminar to our volunteers. She uses evidence based information to help patients minimize treatment related side effects and to guide survivors towards health and wellness.


Celebration of Survivorship 2014

October 15, 2014

Speakers:

Tom Maligno, Esq. (2 year survivor):
Tom Maligno is the Executive Director of the William Randolph Hearst Public Advocacy Center and Director of Pro Bono and Public Service at Touro Law Center.

Katerina Dinas-Raptis (2 year survivor):

Founder of Kat’s Ribbon of Hope, Inc.

Legislator Siela A. Bynoe (10 year survivor):
Nassau County Legislator for the Second Legislative District

Narges Rothermel (36 year survivor):
Adelphi Breast Cancer Program Hotline Volunteer

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Creative Cups Preview Clips

July 6, 2014

Hillary Rutter and Dale Flashner appeared on the Today Show with Pat Battle to talk about our upcoming Creative Cups Fundraiser.

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Ask the Experts: Medical Update and Advances in Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

June 18, 2014

Speakers:

George Raptis, M.D., M.B.A.:
Dr. Raptis is the Associate Chief for Oncology at the North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center, and is Vice President for the Oncology Network for the Health System.

Janna Andrews, M.D.:
Dr. Andrews is an attending physician at NSLIJ Cancer Institute.

Melissa L. Pilewskie, M.D.:
Dr. Pilewskie’s practice is dedicated exclusively to the treatment of breast diseases. She performs all aspects of breast cancer surgery, seeing patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering Evelyn H. Lauder Breast Center in Manhattan and their regional care facility in Commack.

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From Farm to Table: What Breast Cancer Survivors Need to Know About Nutrition

April 29, 2014

Speakers:

Hillary Sachs, M.S., RD, CDN:
Dietitian at the Monter Cancer Center and NSLIJ Department of Radiation Medicine.
Mitchell SuDock:
Chef/owner of Mitch & Toni’s American Bistro in Albertson, NY

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Breast Cancer: Genetic Counseling, Genetic Risk Factors and Current Research

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Speakers:

Tiffany A. Troso-Sandoval, M.D.
Board-certified medical oncologist with a special interest in women’s health and in cancers that affect women, including breast, ovarian, endometrial and cervical cancers.
Angela G. Arnold, M.S., CGC
provides guidance to people on their genetic predisposition to, and risk for, cancer.

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In a Fog: The Physical and Emotional Effects of Breast Cancer Chemotherapy

 May 21, 2014

Speakers:

Nina D’Abreo, M.D.
Hematologist/Oncologist
Winthrop-University Hospital
Michael V. Genovese, M.D.
Psychiatrist
Winthrop-University Hospital

 

For further information, please contact:

Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program
p – 516.877.4320
e – breastcancerhotline@adelphi.edu

Support Hotline: 800.877.8077

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