Celebration of Survivorship

2014 Celebration of Survivorship
Date/Time: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 7 PM


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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Video Clips

On Sunday, July 6, 2014 Hillary Rutter and Dale Flashner appeared on the Today Show with Pat Battle to talk about our upcoming Creative Cups Fundraiser. Please click here to watch the video.


ASK THE EXPERTS: medical update and advances in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment
Date/Time: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 7 PM
George Raptis, MD, MBA:
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, MD:
Dr. Andrews is an attending physician at NSLIJ Cancer Institute.
Melissa L. Pilewskie, MD:
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
Date/Time: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 7 PM
Hillary Sachs, MS, 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
Date/Time: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7 PM
Tiffany A. Troso-Sandoval, MD
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, MS, 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
Date/Time: Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 7 PM
Nina D’Abreo, MD
Winthrop-University Hospital
Michael V. Genovese, MD
Winthrop-University Hospital

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Creative Cups
An auction and reception to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer.
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