This year’s 2021 Empower Patient-Focused Conference will now come to life as an enduring webinar series. It will act as an open access resource for cancer patients to find answers, support, and empowerment during any phase of their cancer journey.

 

Below are the sessions that will go live on Monday, October 11, 2021, and resources dedicated to supporting and empowering the patient community.

 

Video Sessions

Wake Up and Energize

Get your mind and body moving with this quick routine that can be used anytime to increase your energy and focus!

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Sami Mansfield

Cancer Exercise Specialist | Founder, Cancer Wellness for Life 

The Importance of Advocacy Organizations throughout the Journey

What types of support can advocacy organizations provide patients through their journey with breast cancer?  Listen in to learn more about what's available to you.

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Jackie Herigodt

Director of Programs and Outreach | Imerman Angels

What Should I Eat During Treatment?

Cancer Coach, Isabel Galiano, gives us an overview of what you should eat during treatment.

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Isabel Galiano

Certified Nutrition and Health Coach

Survivorship

Watch this session on the cancer survivorship continuum, long term effects, the circle of care, exercise guidelines, and more.

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Jennifer Klemp, PhD, MPH, MA

Professor and Director | University of Kansas Cancer Center

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Frequently Asked Questions, Answered

This panel of breast cancer care experts from across the country will cover frequently asked questions that they often hear from patients.

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Questions Cancer Doctors Wish Patients Asked

This panel of breast cancer care experts from across the country will prepare patients for their doctors appointments with guiding questions to ask.

Stay Moving!

Check out this 10-min routine you can do from anywhere that incorporates strength, increases your heart rate and wraps up with a breathing series. No equipment required!

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Sami Mansfield

Cancer Exercise Specialist | Founder, Cancer Wellness for Life

Patient Testimony

Listen in as patient advocate, Sarah McLean, shares her story and what helped her through her journey fighting  breast cancer.

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Sarah McLean

President & Patient Advocate | Project31

Balancing your Body: Using Food as Medicine

How can food be used as medicine?  What does a cancer diet look like?  Our cancer coach answers these questions and more.

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Isabel Galiano

Certified Nutrition and Health Coach

Partner Resources

 

Partner Resources

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Living Beyond Breast Cancer Programs for Living Well

 Resources to find your path to wellness after a breast cancer diagnosis. Learn to eat well, love your body, and cope with hair loss. Connect with our community of women and experts.

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Project31 Support Groups

Provide a community of support, celebration, education, and learning through various guest speakers, activities, sharing, and yes… even laughter!

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Patient Empowerment Network | Educational Resources 

Enhances health literacy to enable shared decision-making and provide informational and educational resources to empower people living with cancer

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Imerman Angels Cancer Support Community

Partners individuals seeking cancer support with a Mentor Angel — a cancer previvor, survivor or caregiver who has been in their shoes. 

Partner Resources

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MyBCTeam | The Social Network For Those With Breast Cancer

Join thousands finding peer support, treatment insight, and invaluable advice from others who understand the breast cancer journey firsthand.

Partner Resources

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Bekindr Book and Movement

Bekindr was compiled and written by Eva Ritvo, MD, a leading authority to help you cultivate a life filled with kindness. Read the book and join the movement to bring more kindness to the world.

Partner Resources

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Cancer Wellness for Life | Resources to Live Your Best Life

Focused on oncology wellness (exercise, nutrition, mind/body and lifestyle), we work to provide personalized wellness guidance and ongoing support.

Partner Resources

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The Cancer Coach with
Isabel Galiano

Dedicated portal supporting cancer patients in their healing journey providing unbiassed assessments on the latest innovations in the field of cancer care, enabling cancer patients to make the right choices.

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