Episode 3: Navigating Treatments and the Plan of Care

LIVE on Facebook on Thursday February 25th, 2020

Episode 3 of BREATHE Tv focuses on discussing your treatment plan and the plan of care supporting your unique needs as a breast cancer patient.  In this episode, we dive into the side effects of treatments and ways to work through them. We also discuss the fear of recurrence and metastatic breast cancer.   We also talk about the importance of clinical trials, fears around medical mistrust within the Black community, what to know and how to get engaged.

Host: 

Maimah Karmo – Breast Cancer Survivor & Founder, Tigerlily Foundation

Guests:

  • Shonte Drakeford – Tigerlily MBC ANGEL Advocate, Nurse Navigator
  • Sonya Gallaway, Nurse Practitioner, Medical Science Liaison, Puma Biotechnology
  • Aliya Whipple, Breast Cancer & Tigerlily ANGEL Advocate

Takeaway:

We are excited to provide our community with a BREATHE Treatment Journal to help patients navigate treatments.