Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Beginning October 4, Tuesday

11:00 AM

Living Well With and After Cancer – 7 Week Series

Join Dr. Michelle Loy, integrative medicine specialist at NYP Weill Cornell for this 7-part series which includes information on nutrition, yoga, meditation and complementary medicine to live well with cancer.

To sign up, contact Mary Acosta by email: [email protected] or 646-697-9355

October 4, Tuesday

1:00 PM

Lipstick Angels: Clean Beauty 101

October 5, October 12, October 19, October 26, Wednesdays

Manhattan Cancer Services Program at NYP offers Free Breast Cancer Screenings for Uninsured People: Every Wednesday in October at Columbia University Irving Medical Center

For additional information and to schedule an appointment, please call 212-851-4516

(CANCELLED) October 10, Monday

2:00 PM

Breast Health, Cancer and the Importance of Screenings

Event has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconveniences.

October 12, Wednesday


Breast Cancer Nutrition: Fact vs Fiction

Register in advance for this meeting:

October 12, Wednesday

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Breast Cancer Awareness (in English)

Register in advance for this meeting:

October 12, Wednesday

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Breast Cancer: What You Should Know

Join Dr. Vivian Bea, section chief of breast surgery at NYP Brooklyn Methodist Hospital as she presents information on diagnosis, treatment and prevention of breast cancer.

October 13, Thursday

4:00 PM

Lipstick Angels: Aromatherapy and Guided Breathing/Facial Reflexology

October 13, Thursday

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Breast Cancer Awareness (in Spanish)

October 13, Thursday

6 PM – 7:15 PM

Healthy Lifestyle Choices -making small changes for big results

October 14, Friday

11:00 AM

We Celebrate You & Everyone who helped you in your Journey!

October 17, Monday

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Breast Health, Cancer, and the Importance of Mammography Screening

Dr. Lisa Newman, Chief Section of Breast Surgery, will be presenting facts about breast cancer and the importance of mammography screenings. Please join us and be prepared to have your questions answered!

October 18, Tuesday

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Living with Breast Cancer

Join Dr. Steven Cai, general surgeon at NYP Lower Manhattan Hospital, as he discusses living with breast cancer after being diagnosed. In this Cantonese presentation, Dr. Cai will talk about healthy eating, exercise and treatment plans.

10 月 18 日, 星期二

上午 10 點至上午 11 點


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October 18, Tuesday

6 PM – 7:15 PM

How to be Healthy from the Inside Out presented by Venus Mosher Executive VP of Arbonne International

October 19, Wednesday

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Breast Cancer Awareness Information Table

NYP Westchester

October 20, Thursday

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Yoga for Living and Thriving with Cancer

Join Dr. Michelle Loy, and Lisa Tatham to learn the physical benefits of certain poses and movements as well as the emotional benefits yoga can offer to reduce the stress, fear, and anxiety that may accompany a cancer diagnosis and treatment.

To sign up, contact Mary Acosta by email: [email protected] or 646-697-9355

October 20, Thursday

2:00 PM

Lipstick Angels: Skincare during Cancer Treatment

October 20, Thursday

6 PM – 7:30 PM

Women with Breast Cancer for Women with Breast Cancer Speaker Series

October 21, Friday

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Early Detection for Breast Cancer

To join our event, please register online. A follow up email will be sent to you with the zoom link.

If you have questions , please email [email protected] for assistance.

October 25, Tuesday

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Breast Cancer Support Group

This virtual support group is for people of all ages with a past or current diagnosis of breast cancer. Join clinicians from NYP Brooklyn Methodist Hospital on the fourth Tuesday of each month for informative, encouraging conversations, useful resources, and a safe space to connect with other breast cancer patients and survivors.

Email [email protected] or call 718-780-5279 to RSVP and obtain the link.

October 25, Tuesday

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

NYP Hudson Valley: The Inflammation Connection

Join Support Connection and NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital’s Senior Physical Therapist Jennifer Looby , PT, DPT, CLT, to learn how to manage and soothe symptoms of lymphedema and other inflammatory issues. Chef Emilie from our Teaching Kitchen will prepare several delicious anti-inflammatory recipes.

Advance registration is required.

Call to register (link will be provided upon registration): 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290

October 27, Thursday

1:00 PM

Lipstick Angels: The Power of Makeup­

October 27, Thursday

6 PM – 7:15 PM

Minimum Makeup, Maximum Impact! With Ramy Gafni

October 27, Thursday

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Latinas and Breast Cancer: What You Need to Know

Breast Cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among Hispanic and Latina women. Join us for a virtual program that will be entirely in Spanish to learn:

  • Breast Cancer Risk Factors
  • The Importance of Diet and Exercise
  • Mammograms and Early Detection
  • Resources to Help You Manage Your Care