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#UNPAUSE DIGITAL SYMPOSIUM

 

The Breast Cancer Welfare Association Malaysia (BCWA) together with Pfizer Malaysia launched Malaysia’s first Metastatic Breast Cancer Digital Symposium to encourage continuous education about mBC within the Malaysian mBC community. Scroll down for links to our post-event recordings and learn more about how to thrive with a metastatic breast cancer diagnosis.

  • S1: Keep The Lumps Out Of Your Cups
  • S2: We Can’t Direct The Wind, But We Can Direct The Sails
  • Session 3: Don’t Count The Days, Make The Days Count.
  • Session 4: Learn, Embrace, Thrive

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S 1

10/10
Sat

Time:
3.30-4.30pm

Learn and Connect with Dr Evelyn: Facts and Myths of Breast Cancer

Dr Evelyn Ho, Consultant Clinical Radiologist and BCWA's Technical Advisor

Understanding Breast Cancer : What does my diagnosis tell me?

Dr Patricia Gomez, Consultant Breast Surgeon & BCWA Board Member

24/10
Sat

Time:
2.00-3.00pm

The ABCs of Breast Cancer & advanced/metastatic Breast Cancer treatment options

Dr Mastura Md Yusof, Consultant Clinical Oncologist & BCWA Board Member

Advancement of Breast Cancer, signs and symptoms to look out for after treatment

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S2

31/10
Sat

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3.30-4.30pm

Breast Cancer survivorship: Letting go

Assoc Prof Dr Tan Seng Beng, Palliative Care Physician, UMMC

The role of Traditional and Complementary Medicine in Breast Cancer

Dr Teo Chiah Shean, Head of T&CM Unit, NCI

07/11
Sat

Time:
3.30-4.30pm

Managing your emotional challenges and well-being

Assoc Prof Dr Ng Chong Guan, Consultant Psychiatrist, UMMC

Pain management : Getting the facts and getting help

Dr Felicia Chang Chui Fun, Palliative Care Practitioner

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S3

28/11
Sat

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3.30-4.30pm

Coping with, and Managing Financial Challenges From Breast Cancer.

Assoc Prof Dr Nirmala Bhoo-Pathy, Lecturer, Dept of Social and Preventive Medicine, UM

Are Jobs Available After Breast Cancer?

Dr Sri Ganesh Muthiah, Public Health Physician, UPM

05/12
Sat

Time:
3.30-4.30pm

Learn and Connect with Ms Ranjit: It Is Important To Talk To Your Healthcare Team About YOU!

Ms Ranjit Kaur, President of BCWA

Living As An mBC Patient (and Carer): How to Manage and Cope With mBC.

Mdm Chang Chu San, Mr Quek & Pn Maria

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S4

12/12
Sat

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3.30-4.30pm

Keeping Fit and Staying Active: Let’s Move!

Assoc. Prof Dr Mohd Nahar Azmi bin Mohamed, Sports Physician, UMMC

Eating Well and Living Better After Breast Cancer.

Ms Pang Kang Ru, Dietitian

#UNPAUSE Your Life Today: Closing Ceremony.

Ms Ranjit Kaur, President of BCWA

Stay tuned and follow BCWA's Facebook page for updates and registration links.
Can't make a session? Don't worry. Post-session recordings to be posted soon!

 

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