Join us for the third annual Wisconsin Metastatic Breast Cancer Symposium and get the most current information on treatments, research trials, patient support and national issues for metastatic/stage IV breast cancer (MBC).
We'll cover the latest news in metastatic/ stage IV breast cancer and bring the leading researchers and doctors in our area together with national experts to learn about treatment advances, clinical trials and national advocacy issues for MBC. The Symposium is open to breast cancer patients of any stage and subtype and their caregivers as well as health care professionals.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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100 Manpower Place, Milwaukee, WI 53212
Directions to Manpower Group can be found here.
This event costs $15 to attend. If this fee prohibits you from attending, please contact Gloria at Gloria@KomenWisconsin.org or (414)389-4880 to receive a full scholarship to cover the fee.
Upon arrival at the Meeting Center, please check in at the Manpower Group security desk in the lobby with your government-issued photo ID. You will receive a badge and will be assisted to the meeting space by Manpower Group employees. Please join us on the first floor at the symposium registration and check-in tables to pick up your nametag and symposium materials.
Please park in the Employee Structure if you are staying all day. Only guests that will need to leave before the end of the event should park in Visitors Parking Lot. The Employee Structure is accessed off of Dr. Martin Luther King Drive & Cherry Street (at the stop & go light). Visitors' parking is located on the 1st level of the parking structure located at the northeast corner of Dr. Martin Luther King Drive and Cherry Street. Turn east off of Dr. Martin Luther King Drive onto Cherry Street to enter the parking structure.
Food and Beverage
You will be treated to a lite breakfast, an afternoon break offering snacks and beverages, and a catered lunch. Our volunteer planning committee has taken great care to provide healthy snack and meal options as well as options for those with gluten and dairy intolerances. Vegetarian and some vegan options will be available as well. Should you require or care for additional food, please feel free to bring snacks and meals with you to the Symposium.
The Wisconsin Metastatic Breast Cancer Symposium is supported by Susan G. Komen Wisconsin in partnership with ManpowerGroup, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, and Odonate Therapeutics.
Special thanks to an amazing Volunteer Planning Committee
Carol Cameron, Wisconsin Pink Shawl Initiative
Ginny Finn, Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center Community Advisory Board
Elizabeth Friedman, Advocate
Sandra Gines, Wisconsin Breast Cancer Coalition
Linnea Harrington, More for 4 Foundation
Carla Harris, Columbia St. Mary's
Micki Huston, ABCD, After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Amanda Kong, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin
Pam Lyon, Aurora
Debra Nevels, American Cancer Society
Laurie Pape, Wisconsin Breast Cancer Coalition
Megan Purtell, Breast Cancer Recovery
Joan Saperstein, Advocate
Michelle Wallace, AdvocateWebsite
If you'd like to attend this event you can purchase tickets online.