EMPathy BREAST CANCER NETWORK

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EMPathy Breast Cancer Network: Media & Outreach


CI Rik Thompson hosted the National Breast Cancer Foundation Pink Ribbon Breakfast held in Brisbane on 21 October, 2014.

An interview with CI Christobel Saunders by freelance journalist, Anke van Eekelen appeared in ScienceNetwork WA on 26th September 2014, titled 'Genetic characteristics hold potential for managing metastatic cancer'

http://www.sciencewa.net.au/topics/health-a-medicine/item/3091-genetic-profiling-holds-potential-for-managing-mestatic-cancer

CI Christobel Saunders was a guest speaker at the Golf Day held at the Lake Karrinyup Country Club, WA on 22nd August, 2014 for "Friends of Breast Cancer".

CI Rik Thompson hosted the forum "Ongoing issues in breast cancer" at the QUT Gardens Point campus, Brisbane on 22 August , 2014.

CI Rik Thompson was an invited speaker at the QUT Faculty of Health National Science Week Public Forum, Brisbane on 16 August, 2014 - he addressed on the 'Current research into advanced breast cancer and breast cancer progression'.

CI Christobel Saunders was an invited speaker at the Cancer Council WA Annual Public Lecture Series, 2014 - her talk was titled ‘Breast cancer: from early detection to surviving and thriving’.

CI Robin Anderson was a guest speaker at the Vermont Cancer Research Fundraising Group, 2014, held in Melbourne.

CI Christobel Saunders was a guest speaker at the Intellectual Tapas night, 2014 held at University of Western Australia - she spoke on ‘Treating cancer: less is more,’.

CI Christobel Saunders was an invited speaker at the Breast Cancer Network Information Forum - Living Well beyond Cancer, 2014, held in Perth, speaking on ‘Latest advances in breast cancer treatment and care’.

CI Robin Anderson was a guest speaker at the Pink Butterfly Breast Cancer Luncheon, 2013, held in Melbourne.

CI Robin Anderson was a guest speaker at the Mother's Day Classic, 2013, held in Melbourne.

Read about the role of VLSCI bioinformaticians and super-computers in EMPathy research VLSCI Science Story 8

See former BCNA Consumer Representative, Jennifer Johnston's statement on Spring 2012 newsletter (Issue 5), "Giving a voice to people affected by cancer".

CI Rik Thompson was an invited speaker at the, King & Wood Malleson’s Pink Ribbon Breakfast held in Melbourne on 19th October, 2012.

CI Rik Thompson was an invited speaker at the Mother’s Day Classic held in Melbourne on 13 May, 2012.

CI Christobel Saunders  was a guest speaker at the National Breast Cancer Foundation Pink Ribbon Forum, 2012, held in Perth - she spoke on the ‘Clinical and research updates in breast cancer,’. 

CI Robin Anderson was a guest speaker at the Governor's Circle, 2012, held in Melbourne.

CI Christobel Saunders gave a talk on ‘History of breast cancer,’ at the Breast Screen Pink Ribbon Breakfast, 2011, held in Perth.

CI Christobel Saunders gave a talk on ‘Breast cancer in young women,’ at the WA Cancer Education Meeting, 2011, held in Perth.