Educational Series

This quarterly series features area medical and health professionals presenting current topics relevant to breast cancer survivors.  All of the sessions are free of charge to breast cancer survivors and their families, as well as area medical and health professionals and students. A reservation is required and a light dinner is provided.  


  • Thursday February 20, 2014 at 5:30pm

                   Dr. Jimmy Waldrop of the Plastic Surgery Group 

                   Breast Reconstruction Techniques & Procedures


  • Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 5:30pm

​                 Pamela Kelle, RD, LDN, CEDRN,

                    Your Own Food Coach

                    NUTRITION MATTERS


  • Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 5:30pm

​                   Dr. Larry Schlabach

​                   University Oncology & Hematology Associates


  • Thursday, October 16, 2014

​                   TBD


All of the dinner programs are held at the North River Civic Center at 1009 Executive Drive, Suite 102 (behind Northgate mall, between the Post Office and the Library).  The 2014 Educational Series is made possible by the Benwood Foundation.