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Breast Cancer Seminar in Walnut Creek

Saturday, October27, 2018 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Come and experience a special event focusing on the unique needs and issues of breast cancer survivors. Our program will provide insights and updates about the latest cancer treatments, advances in breast reconstruction, psychosocial issues and benefits of post-operative physical therapy. Our panelists will include a plastic… read more

The Many Faces of Prostate Cancer 2018

Come and experience an event focusing on the unique issues of prostate cancer patients. Join an engaging panel of medical experts who will discuss the latest information regarding ongoing screening, risk factors, and advances in treatment. Q & A session to follow presentation. Thursday, September 27, 2018 6:30pm – 8:30pm Lafayette Library and Learning Center… read more

Individualized Treatment Decisions for Breast Cancer

The long-awaited results from the TailoRx (Trial Assigning Individualized Options for Treatment) trial were released in June at the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Chicago. The results confirm that using the gene expression test (OncotypeDX) to assess the risk of breast cancer recurrence can spare many women unnecessary treatment with chemotherapy that will not… read more

Document Shredding 2018

Document Shredding Fundraiser $20 for the first box, $5 each additional box July 14, 2018 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM 400 Taylor Blvd. Pleasant Hill, CA Safeguard your personal information while recycling for our planet and helping people in our community fight cancer! Bring old tax returns, bills, business records, bank statements and other documents… read more

Diablo Valley Oncology Opens Women’s Cancer Center in Contra Costa County

Single day breast cancer clinic offers a multidisciplinaryapproach to breast cancer care. Pleasant Hill, CA (May 8, 2018) – Diablo Valley Oncology & Hematology Medical Group and West Coast Surgical Associates are pleased to announce the opening of the Women’s Cancer Center of the East Bay, a highly collaborative, multidisciplinary approach to treating breast cancer…. read more

Skin Cancer Seminar in Lafayette

Come and experience the Many Faces of Skin Cancer, an event focusing on one of the most preventable cancers. Join an engaging panel of medical experts as they offer insights in the latest information on prevention, risk factors, new treatment options including immunotherapy, and explore the unique issues of skin cancer survivors. Lafayette Library 3491… read more