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      To Life! 9th Annual Women's Health Conference in Latham


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      November 12, 2019

      Tuesday   8:00 AM

      385 Watervliet Shaker Road
      Latham, New York 12110

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      To Life! 9th Annual Women's Health Conference

      To Life! presents the Ninth Annual Women’s Health Conference.  The day will begin with sign-in and a light breakfast followed by monrning presentations: The Role of Nutrition and Weight Management in Breast Cancer by Jennifer Lindstrom, M.D.  Key Concepts in Breast Cancer by David Mastrianni, M.D.                                                                                  (including how it develops, what triple negative really means, hormone and targeted treatments, and immunotherapy)  Innovations in Drug Therapy for Metastatic Breast Cancer by Douglas Conklin, Ph.D Lunch will be provided followed by three afternoon breakout sessions on the topics noted below. Participants must select one session for each time slot, during the registration process. If your first choice session is full, please select your next choice. In the past, To Life! has offered 6 CEU credits for this conference. It is currently in the accreditation approval process with the Northeast Multistate Division, American Nurses Association which is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  If you are interested in receiving 6 CEU credits, you must attend the full day and select only afternoon sessions eligible for CEU credits.  Breakout Session Topics The Effects of Breast Cancer and Its Treatment on Bone Health (in process for CEU credit) Medical Cannabis and Its Role in Breast Cancer ( (in process for CEU credit) Stress Busters: Self-Care Strategies to Decrease Stress, Worry and Automatic Negative Thoughts Breast Cancer, Sex & Intimacy: The Journey to Sexual Fulfillment During and After Breast Cancer  (in process for CEU credit) Acknowledging and Addressing Patient Trauma and Distress after Cancer Diagnosis (in process for CEU credit) Using Chinese Medicine in Cancer Care (Acupuncture and Herbs) The Restorative Power of Sleep. (in process for CEU credit) (Writing Your Safe Space: Powerful Writing Exercises for Processing Experiences, Releasing Emotions, and Breaking Through Anxiety and Stress Women who have received a breast cancer diagnosis in their lifetime, and adult famiy members and caretakers, as well as medical, health, and wellness practitioners are invited to attend.  The conference is free of charge, but registration is required. Once final numbers are confirmed on November 1st, To Life! is responsible for the costs for each participant including meals. If a participant finds it necessary to cancel, we respectfully request consideration in doing so prior to November 1st if at all possible. Registration can be updated or cancelled by signing into Eventbrite. Thank you for your understanding. To Life! offers this conference for participants' information, but does not endorse any products or treatments.   FAQs Are there minimum age requirements to enter the event? This is an event for adults. The conference cannot accommodate babies or children. Is there parking at the event? Yes, there is a parking lot at the conference facility. What's the cancellation and refund policy? The event is free of charge, but please cancel prior to November 1, if at all possible. This allows To Life!, presenters, the venue and catering to have accurate numbers for preparation, supplies and materials and to avoid unneccessary costs so we can continue to offer complimentary programs. To cancel, please sign in to Eventbrite and delete your registration. Thank you. Do I have to register in advance and bring my printed ticket to the event? Yes, all participants must register in advance. You may bring a printed ticket, but as long as you have pre-registered you will be on the registration list at the sign-in table the day of the conference. Can I update my registration information? Yes, you can sign into Eventbrite and update your registration. Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends? If you are unable to attend, and someone wishes to in your place, please sign in to Eventbrite and update the attendee information.

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