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PRESS RELEASE / ANNOUNCEMENTS Originally published 9:58 a.m., October 24, 2013 Updated 9:58 a.m., October 24, 2013

THINK PINK: A PANEL DISCUSSION ON BREAST CARE

from breast cancer prevention and genetic testing, through diagnosis, treatment and reconstruction

On Friday, October 25, The Women’s Council of Sansum Clinic will host a town hall meeting to discuss the complete breast care continuum.


On Friday, October 25, The Women’s Council of Sansum Clinic will host a town hall meeting to discuss the complete breast care continuum. Our panel of experts will cover topics including breast cancer prevention, genetic testing, breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and reconstruction.

Panelists will include:

Kathy Pojunas, MD – Radiology

Rosa Choi, MD - General Surgery

Tammy Stockero, RN, BSN, OCN – Breast Care Navigator

Danielle Sharaga, MS, LCGC – Genetic Counselor

Warren Suh, MD – Radiation Oncology

Fred Kass, MD – Medical Oncology

Wesley Schooler, MD, MAFCS – Reconstructive Surgery

Each panelist will provide insight and discuss the importance of breast care from prevention to reconstruction. Attendees are invited to bring their questions to the meeting for open discussion about breast health.

The Think Pink town hall meeting will take place on Friday, October 25 from 1:30-3:00 pm at the Sansum Clinic Julie & Jack Nadel Lobby at 317 West Pueblo Street, Santa Barbara, CA.

Please join us for this one-of-a-kind discussion with our community’s experts in breast care and breast cancer. Space is limited. Please RSVP by Monday, October 21. Call (805) 681-RSVP (7787) or RSVP@sansumclinic.org.

The event is sponsored by to Mentor Worldwide LLC.

About Sansum Clinic

Since its founding in 1921, Sansum Clinic has been improving the overall health of our patients by providing the latest innovations in equipment, technology, procedures and treatments. Sansum Clinic is the largest independent nonprofit healthcare organization between the Los Angeles Basin and the San Francisco Bay Area. With more than 180 affiliated physicians, Sansum Clinic provides the full spectrum of healthcare services, from primary care to more than 30 specialties. Sansum Clinic serves more than 150,000 patients (600,000 visits) annually at our 23 patient care facilities in south Santa Barbara County. www.sansumclinic.org.

About Cancer Center of Santa Barbara with Sansum Clinic

The Cancer Center of Santa Barbara with Sansum Clinic is a nonprofit corporation, providing state-of-the-art cancer treatment. Since 1949, through the charitable giving of families and foundations, the Cancer Center has stayed in the vanguard of comprehensive, outpatient cancer care. By retaining highly trained and devoted medical personnel, acquiring the latest technology and protocols, and integrating patient support programs and classes, the Cancer Center treats those on the journey to live with, through and beyond cancer.

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