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 19, 2015 at 5:30pm

                  Featuring Chef Lee Cureton of Culinary Creations Catering, presenting Cooking for a Healthy Life


  • Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 5:30pm

​               Featuring Debrah Hagen, LCSW, Gerre Schwert, LCSW, & Jessie Brown

                             presenting: The FEAR of a BREAST CANCER RECURRENCE


  • Thursday, August 20, 2015 at 5:30pm

​                   Featuring Marcie Beasley, RN, MSN, FNP-C

                         presenting: Emerging Pharmacologic Therapies in the Treatment of Breast Cancer


  • Thursday, October 15, 2015

​                   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 2015 Educational Series is made possible by the Benwood Foundation.

Educational Series