Bone metastases and breast cancer (webinar)

Date: Wednesday, 22/04/2020
Time: 12.00pm–1.00pm

Location:  Webinar

Join the webinar from home on a computer, tablet or phone. Women with metastatic cancer breast cancer can also attend a screening in Ballarat or attend a screening at our Resource Centre in Melbourne.

Bone metastases or 'bone mets' occur when cancer cells from the primary (breast) tumor relocate to the bone.  Bones are the most common site of recurrence for breast cancer.

In this session our presenter, Medical Oncologist, Dr Bianca Devitt will outline common symptoms, how bone metastasis is diagnosed, what treatment options are currently available and new treatments on the horizon.

There will be an opportunity to ask general questions.

Breast cancer is an area of special interest to Bianca and she is actively involved in clinical trials as a principal and a co-investigator. She has a public appointment at Eastern Health and works at both Box Hill and Maroondah Hospitals.

Last Updated: 16 January, 2020 11:00 am