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COMMUNITY UPDATE: LATEST TREATMENT OPTIONS FOR PATIENTS WITH BREAST CANCER 

Hear Stony Brook physicians discuss the latest

advances in breast cancer treatment. Hosted by

Brian J. O’Hea, MD, Director, Carol M. Baldwin

Breast Care Center. A question-and-answer

session will follow the presentation. Participants

can view educational exhibits that promote breast

health awareness. Community members, patients,

family members, caregivers and healthcare

professionals are welcome.

Tuesday, Oct. 28 • 6 TO 9 PM

Charles B. Wang Center Lobby

Stony Brook University • 100 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook

Free. RSVP to (631) 444-4000

Seawolves Tackle 
Breast Cancer
Date: Saturday, October 11 
Time: 7 pm
Location: Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium, 
Stony Brook University 
Description: Wear pink and cheer on the 
Stony Brook University football team 
when they face off against 
the University of Maine.
Fee: To purchase tickets, call: 
(631) 632-WOLF (9653) 
or visit goseawolves.org

Turn the Town Pink Events
Date:
 Month of October
Click here: 
http://cancer.stonybrookmedicine.edu/pink
 

Educating the Educators
Mind Over Matter:
Focusing on the Educational
Needs of 
Children with
Brain Tumors 

Date: Thursday, October 16
Time: 4:30 to 9:30 pm
Location: Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook,
1 Circle Road, Stony Brook
Guest speaker: Stephen Sands, PsyD,
Associate Professor of Medical Psychology,
Departments of Pediatrics and Psychiatry,
Columbia University Medical Center,
and Director, Valerie Fund Psychosocial
and Palliative Care Programs
and Co-Director, Center for
Comprehensive Wellness.
 
Description: Are you a nurse, educator,
school psychologist, social worker or
guidance counselor or parent involved
in the education of a child with a brain
tumor? If so, join us for an informative
evening that can help the educational
outcomes for these children. And if
you are a nurse, you can also earn
3.5 continuing education units (CEUs).
Fee: Free 
To Register: call: (631) 444-7521.
For more information, email: 
nicole.gutman@stonybrookmedicine.edu 

or cara.giannillo@stonybrookmedicine.edu

For the full calendar of events and
screenings at Stony Brook Medicine, 
click here.