2015 Breast Cancer Awareness Month


Please join us as we enhance our awareness efforts, visibility & programming from September 20 through November 1. 

2015 National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Check back each Monday for updated links to the previous week!

Presented by our #NBCAM partners:

41 Action News | 38 the Spot | ThisIsKC.com
The Kansas City Star | KC Health & Wellness
Mix 93.3 | 94.1 KFKF | KC102.1 | Q104 | MBB + Hippo

Week 1: 09.20 to 09.26

Theme: Breast Cancer Education
Webinar Wednesday: September 23 | 1130A – 1230P CT | B’Caussse: Equity in Breast Cancer Detection and Control
Presented by: Dr. Sandra Underwood, Doctor of Nursing University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee

Register: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/601356190

Recorded: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1428847615395926018

Week 2: 09.27 to 10.03

Event: October 1 |  500P CT | #ImpactKC15 | The state of breast cancer in our community and beyond
Location: Grand Street Cafe | KCMO
Hosted by: Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City
Presented by: Susan G. Komen; Merck; The University of Kansas Cancer Center; & Pfizer

Register: http://kansascity.info-komen.org/site/Calendar?id=19682&view=Detail

Handouts & follow up info: http://komenkansascit.wpengine.com/kansascity-events/impactkc15/

Week 3: 10.04 to 10.10

Theme: Local Mission Investment
Event: October 8 | 700P CT | Twitter Chat with #WWEMoms
Location: Online using Twitter & #WWEMoms
Presented by: WWE & Susan G. Komen

Event: October 10 | 800P CT | The Fab Four: A Beatles Tribute Concert benefiting Komen Kansas City
Location: Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Tickets: Click here to go to AXS.com

Week 4: 10.11 to 10.17

Theme: Breast Cancer Survivorship: Metastatic Breast Cancer
Event: October 12 | 6P | Twitter Chat with #mbcchat
Location: Online using Twitter & #MetsBCChat
Presented by: Metastatic Breast Cancer Network, Living Beyond Breast Cancer & Susan G. Komen

Week 5: 10.18 to 10.24

Theme: Breast Cancer Research
Webinar Wednesday: October 21 | 1130A – 1230P CT | Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Presented by: Dr. Lisa A. Carey | Komen Scholar | Division Chief, Hematology and Oncology
Physician-in-Chief, North Carolina Cancer Hospital

Register: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/704141766

Week 6: 10.25 to 10.31

Theme: Community Collaboration

Follow along all month-long as we celebrate National Breast Cancer Awareness Month on the various digital platforms of Komen Kansas City and use the hashtag #Komen365 to join in the conversation.

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See previous National Breast Cancer Awareness Month campaigns: Click here for 2014