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Programs & Activities

There are many ongoing programs and activities as well as special events at Marin Breast Cancer Watch. 


Fundraising Events


Save the Date!  Next Year's "Honor Thy Healer" awards will be held on May 3, 2003.



Educational Events



Marin County Town Hall Meeting
Voices for a Healthy Community: "Breast Cancer and the Environment"

Monday, October 7, 2002: 1:00-4:45 pm
Tuesday, October 8, 2002: 9:00-4:30 pm

San Rafael Community Center, 618 B Street, San Rafael CA 94901

Co-sponsored by Marin Breast Cancer Watch and the UC Berkeley EHS Center

Community groups and concerned individuals from Marin County and the greater San Francisco Bay Area will meet to discuss breast cancer and environmental issues. There will be presentations, including community and scientific, an open microphone, and a chance to discuss research needs and issues with scientists, regulators, health officials, and legislators.

Dr. Kenneth Olden, Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences supports community-based research and will be a featured speaker as well as listen to your concerns.

Speak up and be heard!

Talk openly with Dr. Kenneth Olden, local scientists, elected officials, government regulators and community members.

Learn about community-based research successes in Marin County - and share your own.

Invited participants:

Community Partners:

Click here for the meeting schedule.

For More Information:
Contact the NIEHS Berkeley Center
510-428-3885 X5463
marintownhall@yahoo.com

To register for this event, please download the registration form at: http://socrates.berkeley.edu/mutagen/townhall.htm

How Do You Find Answers?

Saturday, November 2, 2002    9:00 am to 1:00 pm

This four hour workshop is a primer to learn how to understand the terminology of pathology reports, to learn what options are available, to learn how to get a valuable second opinion, and to learn how to access scientific information. Featured speakers include Dr. Robert Gould and Dr. William Goodson, III, breast care surgeon in San Francisco.

Participants in this free workshop will receive handouts that will be of great help in decision-making for friends, family or for themselves. Pre-registration is required and can be accomplished by calling the Marin Breast Cancer Watch office at 415-256-9011 before October 28.


  • Past Programs


    Past programs sponsored by Marin Breast Cancer Watch.

     

  • Past Fund Raising Events


    Past fund raising events sponsored by Marin Breast Cancer Watch.



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