Oct
26
5:00 pm17:00

Penn Medicine Plastic Surgery - Joseph Serletti, MD, FACS

  • The Smilow Center For Translational Research

Join for remarks from Joseph Serletti, MD, FACS, Chief of Penn Plastic Surgery, and the breast reconstruction team. The event will feature patient stories, meet-and-greets with clinical survivorship team, nipple tattoo artists, and clinical researchers to raise awareness and understanding of reconstruction choices and resources.

Refreshments will be served.

Oct
19
12:00 pm12:00

Cancer Treatment Centers of America - Dr. John G. Fernandez

  • 1331 E. Wyoming Avenue Philadelphia, PA

John G. Fernandez, MD, a board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon from Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Philadelphia, will be holding a seminar on breast reconstruction, discussing how he works with patients to restore function and appearance after surgery, how women should be empowered in choosing their treatment plan, and his specialization in microsurgery.

Oct
19
12:00 pm12:00

Living Beyond Breast Cancer - Twitter Campaign #LBBCChat

This will be Living Beyond Breast's 3rd Twitter Chat focused on breast reconstruction held on the special day. The chat will be held in the evening between 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm (approximately).. Last year this chat reached 100,000 unique Twitter users.


This Twitter chat will invite breast reconstruction experts, patient advocacy organizations, patients, and caregivers to participate in a live conversation that can be accessed by anyone in the world on a computer, tablet, or mobile device. LBBC staff will moderate the chat with prepared questions about breast reconstruction and will allow for an informal question and answer flow among all participants. Through the use of a unique hashtag, participants during and after the chat will be able to access the information shared. #LBBCChat

Oct
19
6:00 am06:00

Department of Plastic Surgery and Magee - Womens Hospital of UPMC

  • Union Hall Bar Marco

The Department of Plastic Surgery and Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC invite you to Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA Day), and “The Art of Breast Reconstruction.” This collaborative effort between the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the Plastic Surgery Foundation, Plastic Surgeons specializing in breast surgery, nurse navigators, corporate partners, and breast cancer support groups promotes public education, patient care, and research.