Webinar: Navigating a breast cancer journey: How patient navigators improve access cancer screenings and resources

Wednesday, October 27, 3 p.m.

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For more information, call 1-800 ROSWELL (1-800-767-9355).

Join various experts throughout this webinar series to learn about topics that are most important to the Indigenous community.

Our "Navigating a Breast Cancer Journey” webinar features some of the CICR's Indigenous & Rural Patient Navigation Program Community Patient Navigators. This Talking Circle discussion will touch on the importance of breast cancer screening and education in our Native communities and the role of Patient Navigators. The Community Patient Navigators will also share their experience and what it means to them.

Experts & Moderator

Marissa Haring, BS
Marissa Haring
Patient Navigator
Center for Indigenous Cancer Research
Rena Phearsdorf, MLS
Rena Phearsdorf
Patient Navigator
Cancer Screening Outreach and Survivorship Team
Chelsea Redeye, BA
Chelsea Redeye
Patient Navigator
Cancer Screening Outreach and Survivorship Team
Nancy Carrier, BS
Nancy Carrier
Patient Navigator
Center for Indigenous Cancer Research

William Maybee, BS, CSCS
William Maybee
Moderator, Community Relations Coordinator
Center for Indigenous Cancer Research

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