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  • Eisenhower Schnitzer/Novack Breast Center Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    Offering FREE Lectures Throughout October

    Topics ranging from the myths and realities of breast cancer to the newest treatment options will be the focus of Eisenhower Schnizter/Novack Breast Center’s FREE community lectures offered throughout the month of October — recognized nationally as Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

    Specialists in nutrition, genetic counseling, medical oncology, imaging and more will provide important information and updates on topics that matter most to breast cancer patients and survivors. The lectures are FREE and open to the public (see schedule below).


    FREE Clinical Breast Examinations
    Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    October 2, 16, 23 and 30
    Belinda Zaparinuk, RT(M), BS, CBEC, Manager, Eisenhower Schnitzer/Novack Breast Center

    Breast Cancer: Myths and Realities
    Thursday, October 3, 5 to 6 p.m.
    Rosemary Flaherty, RN, Breast Nurse Specialist

    The Angelina Jolie Effect: Are You at Risk for
    Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer?
    Thursday, October 17, 5 to 6 p.m.
    Kristin Kalla, MS, CGC, Certified Genetic Counselor

    Breast Cancer Prevention: How to Reduce Your Risk
    Friday, October 18, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
    Carolyn Katzin, MS, CNS, MNT

    Breast Screening Recommendations: What’s Right for Me?
    Tuesday, October 22, noon to 1:30 p.m.
    Belinda Zaparinuk, RT(M), BS, CBEC

    Update on the Newest Treatment Options for Early Stage Breast Cancer
    Thursday, October 24, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Iliana Popescu, MD, Board Certified in Medical Oncology

    Treatment Options for Metastatic Breast Cancer
    Tuesday, October 29, 4 to 5 p.m.
    Kellie Flippin, MD, Board Certified in Medical Oncology

    Please call 760-834-3798 for reservations, or visit for locations.

    Click here to download a pdf of our schedule of events throughout Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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