Susan G. Komen Missouri to Host Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference

ST. LOUIS- January 24, 2020 – Susan G. Komen Missouri will host its inaugural Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference on February 22, 2020 at the II Monastero Banquet Center. The event is designed for individuals living with metastatic breast cancer, their caregivers and their providers.

Guided by the Metastatic Breast Cancer Committee, this event recognizes the distinct experience of metastatic breast cancer patients and is tailored to fit their needs and interests. Specifically, conference attendees will have the opportunity to discuss treatment breakthroughs, ongoing clinical trials, quality of life issues and patient advocacy. The event is intended to help cultivate a community of support for people living with metastatic breast cancer by sharing diverse perspectives, experiences and testimonials.

The event is free to members of the intended audience. Register online by February 15 at www.komenmissouri.org/mbcevent or by calling 314.644.5400.

 

About Susan G. Komen® Missouri

Susan G. Komen Missouri is a local nonprofit organization on a mission to save lives by meeting the critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer. Komen Missouri is dedicated to meeting the breast health needs of the women, men and families in its 38-county Missouri/Illinois service area. Seventy-five percent of the organization’s net proceeds stays in the local community to fund breast cancer screening, breast health education and patient navigation and support services. The remaining 25 percent of net proceeds funds cutting-edge breast cancer research. For more information, visit www.komenmissouri.org or call 314-644-5400.