Events Calendar

UPCOMING SAN ANTONIO EVENTS

Thu, July 24 – “Kendra Gives Back” Party!

From 5:00 to 8:00 pm:  Join us for a fun shopping event with 20% of sales benefiting Alamo Breast Cancer Foundation.  Enjoy bubbles & bites while you shop!

KENDRA SCOTT SAN ANTONIO – LA CANTERA – 15900 LA CANTERA PKWY, SUITE 2290 - you shop, we give - KENDRASCOTT.COM

Mon, July 28 thru Fri, August 1 – SA STARS Breast Health Awareness Week

Monday, July 28  - Stars Survivor’s Event at the AT&T Center

Thursday, July 31 – “Come Mingle with the Stars” Networking Event

 Friday, August 1 – Join the San Antonio Stars as they take on the Connecticut Sun on our PINK COURT.  Stay after bid on the pink jerseys that the Stars will be wearing.

A portion of the proceeds will benefit Alamo Breast Cancer Foundation.

 Click here for more information and to register or purchase tickets online: www.tinyurl.com/2014BHA

Deadline August 1st – ACCC Cancer Survivor Essay Contest

http://alamocitycancercouncil.org/news/cancer-survivor-essay-contest/#.U86fefldVIE

Sat, Sep 13 – ACCC 12th Annual Breast Cancer Update Conference

Alamo City Cancer Council (ACCC) is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization that focuses on the needs of individuals afflicted with cancer.  ACCC does this by providing educational resources and services for any project that supports the eradication of the cause of cancer.

8 AM to 1 PM – Oblate School of Theology’s Whitley Center, 285 Oblate Drive, San Antonio

 This ½ day conference – designed to educate healthcare providers, breast cancer patients/survivors and the general public on the latest advancements in breast cancer – serves as a forum for discussion on the latest research, treatments and developments in early detection presented by experts working daily in the field of breast cancer.

Cost: Free to the general public; $35 before August 13 for nurses looking for continuing education credits.  $45 after August 13 and $55 for onsite registration.

Click here to register: https://30degreesnorth.wufoo.com/forms/kzbw7t315hqc97/

Sat, September 13 – WINGS Anniversary Celebration of Life and Hope gala

Hyatt Regency Hill Country from 6pm until 10pm.  Tickets cost $125.00.  Ticket Sales and Sponsorships are available by calling 210-946-9464.

Sat, October 25 – ABCF 2014 Gala: Boot Up To Kick Breast Cancer!

Starring Master of Ceremonies, KSAT 12 newscaster and breast cancer survivor Leslie Mouton, ABCF’s second annual Gala will be held at San Antonio Country Club and will feature the Nightfire Band.

For tickets and other information, including a Sponsorship Package, please go to http://www.alamobreastcancer.org/boot-up-to-kick-breast-cancer/ or contact Linda Caldwell at 210-316-7854 or Linda@alamobreastcancer.org.

UPCOMING OUT-OF-TOWN EVENTS

September 4-6- Breast Cancer Symposium “Enhancing Clinical Care through Collaboration” being held at the Marriott Marquis, San Francisco, California.  Scholarships may be available for advocates through the ASCO Patient Advocate Scholarship Program.   For more information go to breastcasym.org.

October 11-  Breast Cancer Fund Peak Hike for Prevention at Mt. Tarmalpais, Marin County, California.  Registration cost $65.00 to sign up or for more information contact:  ph@breastcancerfund.org or call 415-321-2914.

 October 26-28- 11th International Conference on Integrative Oncology in Houston, Texas titled: “Personalized Integrative Oncology: Targets for Optimal Outcomes” (SIO 2014).  Scholarships are being offered to Patient Advocates.  For more information and to register go to:  http://www.integrativeonc.org.

 November 6-7- Tenth Annual Texas Breast Health Summit, Sheraton North Houston, topic: “Navigating through Healthcare Reform-A Road Map for Texans.

UPCOMING WEBCASTS & CONFERENCE CALLS

July 30- telephone or webcast workshop “Living with Breast Cancer Part 1: Updates in the Treatment of HER2 Positive Breast Cancer” from 12:30pm until 1:30pm.  Register at www.cancercare.org/connect.

 August 20- telephone or webcast workshop “Treatment of Estrogen Receptor (ER) Positive & Progesterone Receptor (PR) Positive Breast Cancer & Triple Negative Breast Cancer from 12:30pm until 1:30pm.  Register at www.cancercare.org/connect.