Below you will find a list of upcoming CCSN webinars, along with further information and registration links where applicable.
Keep watching this page for new webinars, and register in advance to save the date in your calendar!
NOTE: If you wish to see a webinar but may not be able to attend live, registering for the webinar guarantees that a recording of the webinar will be sent to your inbox the day after the webinar livecast.
Liver Cancer 101: Causes, Treatments, Innovations & Access
Thursday, October 4th 2018
1:00pm – 2:00pm ET
In this webinar, CCSN is joined by Dr. Mamatha Bhat (Hepatologist at University Health Network in Toronto), Dr. Amol Mujoomder (Interventional Radiologist at London Health Sciences Centre) and Dr. Gregory Powell (cancer patient & founder of Shock Trauma Air Rescue Services Foundation) for a webinar surrounding Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC), the most common form of primary liver cancer.
Our presenters will define what HCC is, discuss the current landscape for treatments and prognosis as well as new/innovative treatments, and provide insight from a liver cancer patient. The webinar will also address concerns regarding lack of access and funding for life-saving treatments for liver cancer.
This webinar will be moderated by CCSN, and will be followed by an interactive question and answer session.
Breast Cancer: Screening, Prevention & The Importance of Breast Density (evening webinar)
Tuesday, October 16th 2018
7:00pm – 8:00pm ET
In CCSN’s first evening webinar, we will discuss how to decrease the risk of getting breast cancer, factors that influence risk and methods to find it as early as possible. This webinar is co-hosted by our partners at Dense Breasts Canada, and there will be a particular focus on the importance of knowing your breast density.
About our presenter:
Dr. Paula Gordon is Clinical Professor at the University of British Columbia, and works full-time as breast radiologist, reading screening and diagnostic mammograms and performing image-guided breast biopsies. She is passionate about finding breast cancer early to decrease deaths from breast cancer and allow less aggressive treatment.
The webinar will be followed by an interactive question & answer session.
Advocating in Person
Thursday, October 18th 2018
1:00pm – 2:00pm ET
CCSN welcomes back advocacy guru Ryan Clarke (Advocacy Solutions) for another great webinar. In his presentation, Ryan will walk through the steps to prepare for in-person meetings as an advocate for your cause. Topics will include how to land the meeting, preparing a strategy and agenda, how to present your message and following up afterwards.
The webinar will be followed by an interactive question and answer session.