Monday, February 4, 2019 - 19:00 Misc Panel: Attitudes to Breast Cancer with Pink Week
Panel: Attitudes to Breast Cancer with Pink Week
Monday, February 4, 2019 - 19:00Misc
Join Cambridge Pink Week for a lively discussion exploring attitudes towards breast cancer.
Topics under discussion will include attitudes towards screening, the use of the word ‘pink’ in relation to breast cancer, and the intersection of breast cancer and mental health.
Dr. Rosalind Given-Wilson
A consultant radiologist specialising in breast imaging and screening, as well as paediatric imaging.
A consultant breast surgeon who was diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer in July 2015 at the age of 40. She writes an award-winning blog to help doctors and patients see what having breast cancer is really like (liz.oriordan.co.uk).
A motivational speaker & blogger, who runs the Twitter and Blogspot pages “Storminatitcup.” She writes about her life with stage four inflammatory breast cancer, and is currently writing her first book.
This panel is ran in collaboration with Pink Week.