Hosted at Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital Auditorium on Saturday, September 8, 2018, Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta is joining Emory’s Glenn Family Breast Center to provide an opportunity to learn about breast cancer that will help to educate, engage and empower survivors and those impacted by breast cancer. The half-day program will include presentations about survivorship and mindfulness and pertinent information for survivors, co-survivors, and those affected breast cancer.

The conference is FREE to attend and BREAKFAST is included.

*If you already RSVP’d for the conference and can no longer attend, please email Ashleigh Harris at or call our office at (404) 814-0052.


Conference Details:

Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018 – 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Location: Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital Auditorium ( 5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA 30342)

Conference Agenda:

8:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast

9:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
Mylin Torres, MD, Director, Emory Glenn Family Breast Center
Cati Diamond Stone, Executive Director, Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta

9:30 a.m. “Learning How to Trust Your Body Again”
Sarah Friend, MD, Assistant Professor, Hematology & Medical Oncology

9:45 a.m. “Breast Cancer Survivorship: Finding Your New Normal”
Cletus Arciero, MD, FACS, Associate Professor, Surgical Oncology

10:00 a.m. “Living My Best Life”
Yolonda Bowman, Breast Cancer Survivor

10:15 a.m. BREAK

10:30 a.m. “Importance of Breast Cancer Rehabilitation in Breast Cancer Survivorship”
Crystal Champion, PT, DPT, CLT

10:45 a.m. “Surviving Breast Cancer: Myth vs. Reality”
Joan Giblin, NP, Survivorship Program Director

11:00 a.m. “Nutrition and Lifestyle Awareness with Breast Cancer”
Emily Walters Klein, RD, CSO, LD, Registered Dietician

11:15 a.m. Q & A Physicina Panel
Moderator: Shannon Kahn, MD
Sarah Friend, MD; Cletus Arciero, MD; Mylin Torres, MD; Don Sears, MD; Deborah Cunningham, MD

12:00 p.m. Closing Remarks

Have questions? Please contact Komen Atlanta’s Special Events Coordinator, Ashleigh Harris, at or (404) 814-0052.

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