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ABCD Fighting Breast Cancer with Community Peer Support
May 16, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fighting Breast Cancer with Community & Peer Support
Sponsored by CEEBJ Women of Emanu-El and Brotherhood
After Breast Cancer Diagnosis (ABCD) is Wisconsin-based national breast cancer survivorship organization providing free, personalized information and one-on-one support to people affected by breast cancer.
The information gained may help you or others who are close to you ease the journey to recovery!
Please stay after and enjoy the delicious dessert buffet.
$5 donation to ABCD is requested.
Featured Guest Speakers:
Ginny Finn, Immediate Past Executive Director of ABCD from 2007 – May 2017. An attorney specializing in healthcare and nonprofit law, Ginny is a Patient Advocate member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Wisconsin Breast Cancer Task Force.
Dr. Varsha Shah, MD. Columbia St. Mary’s/Ascension Health Care: Dr. Shah believes that eliminating cancer is important but not enough. “Partnering with my patients is key in meeting each person’s complex needs.”
Elizabeth (Betsy) Brenner, Community Volunteer, (Retired) Publisher and President – The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Betsy Brenner, a 41-year veteran of the newspaper industry, was named publisher of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel in January 2005. She is the current Board Vice President of ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis (and was the 2012 President of ABCD), a Milwaukee-based national resource for cancer patients and their families.
Bill Rotter: Breast cancer cannot only happen in women but in men too! Please come and hear about his personal experience with breast cancer and the support he has had through the ABCD organization.