In addition to the live in-person training workshops, the Breast Cancer Initiatives Interest Group also provides periodic 90-minute webinars. These session focus on such issues as cancer rights, advocating for breast cancer patients and their families, and other cancer related topics designed to bring our training workshops to a greater audience.
Recorded webinars currently available include:
Issues of Providing Culturally Competent Care for Breast Cancer Patients Tuesday, November 7, 2017 Slide 1 / Slide 2 / Materials / Listen to the recording Provided an in-depth look at culturally compliant care including the hurdles and difficulties present today related to screening and diagnostic services while considering factors of religion, ethnicity, race and poverty. Examine implications from both a healthcare provider's perspective and patient's perspective.
Navigating the Challenges of Palliative / Hospice Care in Home & Other Settings Tuesday, October 3, 2017 View the slides / Listen to the recording Examines the challenges that arise in connection with patients who suffer from progressive life-threatening diseases such as cancer, multiple sclerosis, ALS, and end-stage renal disease and their need for palliative or hospice care at home or in other settings. Emphasis was given to issues encountered by attorneys who represent either these health care providers or the patients/families who must navigate these situations.
Upcoming Workshop Schedule
September 26, 2018 (Tentative) - Ft. Lauderdale, FL - Cancer Legal Advocacy Workshop
October 2018 (Tenative) - Free Webinar - Details to be announced
March 13, 2019 - Orlando, FL - Cancer Legal Advocacy Workshop*
March 14, 2018 - Orlando, FL - Breast Cancer Fun Run Walk*
*Held in conjunction with the Health Law Section 20th Anniversary Conference on Emerging Issues in Health Care Law (JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes, Orlando, FL). Details scheduled for release in November 2018.
Past Workshop Materials
2018 Cancer Legal Advocacy Workshop Program Materials February 21, 2018
Each year during the Health Law Section's Annual Conference on Emerging Issues in Healthcare, the Breast Cancer Initiatives Interest Group sponsors an early morning Fun Run / Walk to raise money for support of advocacy for legal aid programs supporting cancer patients and their families.
SAVE THE DATE Join us in 2019 for our Annual Fun Run/Walk Thursday, March 14, 2019 JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes Orlando, FL Details scheduled for release in Fall 2018 Participation Donation: $25 per person