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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.