Upcoming Events


This year, about 246,000 women will receive a breast cancer diagnosis. But thanks to advances in detection and treatment, there is a decrease in breast cancer deaths among U.S. women. Join Stanford Medicine doctors as they discuss breast cancer care and the latest updates in screening, treatment, clinical research, reconstruction and survivorship.

Learn from breast specialists about:

• Medical and surgical treatments including targeted therapy

• Latest advances in radiation therapy, including accelerated partial breast irradiation

• Clinical research and cancer genetics

• Breast reconstruction options (Special Break-out Session)

Stanford’s breast cancer experts will share the latest information and answer your questions.


Carl Bertelsen, MD
Surgical Oncologist

Kathleen Horst, MD
Radiation Oncologist

Arash Momeni, MD
Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon

Lidia Schapira, MD
Medical Oncologist

George Sledge Jr., MD
Medical Oncologist

Community Talk
9:30am - 11am

Breakout Session on Breast Reconstruction with Arash Momeni, MD 
and Dung Nguyen, MD.

11:15am - 12noon

Saturday, October 15, 2016
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Sunnyvale Community Center @ The Senior Center

550 E. Remington Dr.
Sunnyvale, CA 94087

Ann E. Thomas 650-736-6555
Saturday, October 29, 2016
8:30 a.m.

Arena Green, Guadalupe River Trail

352 W St John St,
San Jose, CA 95110

Saturday, November 5, 2016
10 a.m.

Discovery Meadow at Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose

180 Woz Way,
San Jose, CA 95110