Research, Early Detection, Survivor Support, Advocacy


                                                                

The Metastatic Breast Cancer Dinner Series provides a forum for people living with metastatic breast cancer to discuss the latest in research, treatment, and symptom management with local health experts, in a small group setting.

                                                               
                                         

Upcoming Dinner Series Dates:   

November 14, 2017, 6:30-8:30 PM at The Country Cat's private dining room, the 'Calico Room' in SE Portland

February 6, 2018 *location is TBD


                                 

Schedule:

6:30-7:00 PM - Dinner and Social

7:00-8:00 PM – Welcome & Presentation 

8:00-8:30 PM – Audience discussion and Q&A



                                                        

Registration:

We have reached the registration capacity for the November 14th event. If you have any questions, please contact Bridget at  503.546.7445 or bjamieson@komenoregon.org.

If you are unable to attend this event in person, the Komen Oregon Facebook page will host a live video during the dinner series. Individuals watching via the Facebook live video will be able to ask questions following the speaker's presentation.
                                                       
     


November 14th Presentation Topic:
 
Immunotherapy as Treatment for Advanced Breast Cancer 

 
     
 
November 14 Dinner Series Speaker:


David B. Page, MD


David B. Page is a medical oncologist at Providence Portland Medical Center, and a Research Scientist with the Earl A. Chiles Research Institute in Portland. Dr. Page received is MD from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL, and went on to complete his residency in internal medicine at Columbia University Medical Center and his Medical Oncology Fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.

Dr. Page's research investigates new cancer treatment approaches that harness the ability of an individual's immune system to recognize, attack, and eliminate breast cancer. He is developing immunotherapy clinical trials for both early stage and advanced breast cancer.

Dr. Page was the keynote speaker at the 2017 Regional Breast Cancer Issues Conference, and is a board member of Susan G. Komen Oregon & SW Washington.

 





     
   Past Dinner Series Topics and Speakers

June 8, 2017
Clinical Trials- concepts, types of trials and qualification criteria
Speaker: Michael A. Savin, MD, Assistant Professor and Clinical Medical Director, Oregon Health and Science University

 
     
   The November 14th Dinner Series is proudly sponsored by:

 

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