March 2013 meeting

Asian Breast Cancer Support Group Spring Meeting

Friday 15th March, The Nightingale Centre and Genesis Prevention Centre

Wythenshawe Hospital, UHSM NHS Foundation trust

Programme (click here to download):


1.00 pm    Tea, coffee and light refreshments, meet/greet and networking

1.50 pm    Welcome and Introduction: Karen James, Acting CEO UHSM

2.00 pm    Engaging Minority Ethnic Women in Research: Dr Louise Donnelly (download presentation)

2.10 pm    Update from West Midlands: Catherine Zaidi Crosse, Breast Care Nurse

2.20 pm    Triple Negative Breast Cancer in Minority Ethnic women: Rameez (download presentation)

2.35 pm    Update on ongoing Projects at the Nightingale Centre & Genesis Prevention Centre

2.50 pm    Patient/ Carer Presentation

3.05 pm    Increase in incidence of Asian Breast Cancer: Prof Gareth Evans, Consultant Geneticist (download presentation)

3.35 pm    Wider perspective of Cross Cultural Communication: Dr Gill Reddick

3.45 pm    Myths about Chemotherapy: Dr Anne Armstrong, Consultant Oncologist (download presentation)

4.15 pm    Vote of thanks:   Anil Jain & Lester Barr


In partnership with: University Hospital of South Manchester, Genesis Prevention Centre. 

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