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Health Care Professionals Only BRA Day Calgary

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Libin Theatre, Health Sciences Centre

3330 Hospital Dr NW

Calgary, AB T2N 4N1

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BRA Day is a FREE, annual event that brings leading breast reconstruction experts together to answer all your questions.

At the completion of this course participants will be equipped to

1. Differentiate between immediate and delayed breast reconstruction

2. Contrast the different types of breast reconstruction

3. Recognize the complications of breast reconstruction

4. Examine the outcomes of breast reconstruction

5. Update on BIA-ALCL (breast implant associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma)

6. Update on the indicates for CPM (contra-lateral prophylactic mastectomy)

AGENDA

  • Presentations from breast reconstruction surgeons at 5:00pm and 7:00pm
  • Show & Tell Lounge where attendees can see the real-life results of breast reconstruction and speak with women who have been through it.
  • Exhibit Area with products/services for women who have been affected by breast cancer
  • Snacks and Refreshments provided for all attendees

Lectures start promptly at 5:00pm & 7:00pm. Exhibits and Show & Tell at 5:00-9:00pm.

PRESENTATION TOPICS:

  1. Implant-based Breast Reconstruction
  2. Autologous Breast Reconstruction
  3. Combined Autologous & Implant Reconstruction
  4. Breast Reconstruction Complications
  5. BIA-ALCL (breast implant associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma)
  6. CPM (contra-lateral prophylactic mastectomy)
  7. Q&A with surgeons

WHO IS INVITED:

  • Healthcare professionals that work with women affected by breast cancer.

With any questions related to this event, please contact:
Laura McNeill
calgarybraday@gmail.com or

Dr. Jennifer Matthews Jennifer.matthews@albertahealthservices.ca

If you registered and are unable to attend, please inform the event organizer listed above.

*Please note, all those interested in attending the event must register individually.

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3330 Hospital Dr NW

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