Webinar: An Update on Metastasis Research in Breast Cancer

Earlier this week Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas City presented a Webinar titled: An Update on Metastasis Research in Breast Cancer … the Webinar was facilitated by Dr. Danny Welch and Dr. Nikki Cheng from The University of Kansas Cancer Center.

Komen KC Webinar Team

Lori Maris, Cheryl Jernigan, Dr. Danny Welch, Dr. Nikki Cheng, & Carli Good paused for a moment after the Webinar on June 18, 2014.

Dr. Welch serves as the founding director of the Department of Cancer Biology and director for National Foundation for Cancer Research Center for Metastasis Research for The University of Kansas Medical Center, chair and professor of Cancer Biology at The University of Kansas School of Medicine and is a Kansas Bioscience Authority Eminent Scholar.

Dr. Welch is a Susan G. Komen International Scientific Advisory Board Member and his laboratory at The University of Kansas Cancer Center currently receives funding from the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

In addition to Dr. Welch we welcomed Dr. Nikki Cheng. Dr. Cheng is also a Komen funded researcher and introduced her research during the webinar as well.

2014-06-18 11.07 Update on Metastasis Research in Breast Cancer

Click below for the slides from Dr. Danny Welch’s presentation!
Komen KC Webinar – 06-18-2014

Click here for the slides from Dr. Nikki Cheng’s presentation!
Komen KC Webinar 2 – 06-18-2014

Again, we apologize for the technical difficulties with the Webinar and with the recording … the audio for the recording is fine and each of the slides have been provided for you in this post.

If you have any questions please contact Theresa Osenbaugh, Community Outreach Manager, tosenbaugh@komenkansascity.org or 816.842.0410.

21 for 21: See 21 Breast Cancer Survivors Highlighted for our 21st Anniversary


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Meet the #PeopleofPink … 21 survivors for Komen Kansas City’s 21st Anniversary!

June 19, 2014 …

Charlotte Bradford: 5 year survivor! Facebook | Twitter | Instagram
Lisa Elliott: Survivor but not sure how long? Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

June 26, 2014 …

Do you have a breast cancer story that you would like to share with tens of thousands of breast cancer fighters? Please email Michael A. Levine, Komen Kansas City Communications Manager, at mlevine@komenkansascity.org to be considered for a future blog post on Behind the Ribbon.