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Melbourne Private Dinner – A Wonderful Evening and a Great Success

On 13th of October, 2016 the Foundation for Breast Cancer Care hosted an intimate and exclusive dinner in Melbourne to mark Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness Day. The dinner was the first dinner in the boardroom at Lorbek Luxury Cars.  Fourteen guests from the Melbourne business community attended and were chauffeured [...]

2018-11-27T13:48:47+00:00March 10th, 2017|

RACS Post Op Podcast by Dr Chantel Thornton regarding the highest standard of care

Revolutionising treatments for breast cancer patients Research, new medicines and the latest surgical options are revolutionising outcomes for breast cancer patients, according to leading breast cancer surgeon Dr Chantel Thornton. In celebration of International Womens’ Day, Dr Thornton will be sharing her story at the Clifford Craig Luncheon in Launceston, [...]

2018-11-27T13:48:47+00:00March 10th, 2017|

Castellorizian Association of NSW and the Castellorizian Ladies for Welfare Society Partners with Foundation for Breast Care Care

A successful and glamorous event was held in Sydney at the Centennial Parklands on the 17th August with the Castellorizian Association of NSW and the Castellorizian Ladies for Welfare Society . Over 140 attendees passion about the breast cancer care cause mingled and networked with speakers Prof John Boyages and [...]

2018-11-27T13:48:47+00:00November 18th, 2015|

Breast Cancer Surgery – Update 2014 – by A/Prof Chris Pyke

Introduction Although surgery for breast cancer was first standardized in the 1880s my Halstead, there has been steady progress in improving the indications, extent and surgical techniques for treating breast cancer ever since. Just as with other solid tissue tumours, there remains a reliance on the curative effects of surgery, [...]

2018-11-27T13:48:48+00:00April 11th, 2015|

Utility of neoadjuvant chemotherapy in the treatment of operable breast cancer

Utility of neoadjuvant chemotherapy in the treatment of operable breast cancer Abstract:- Neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) is a legitimate alternative to first-line surgicaltherapy for the treatment of breast cancer patients, as level one evidence shows the therapy for the treatment of breast cancer patients, as level one evidence shows the effect on overall [...]

2018-11-27T13:48:48+00:00February 12th, 2015|

4th Asia-Pacific Breast Cancer Summit Review -by A/Prof Chris Pyke

4th Asia-Pacific Breast Cancer Summit Dr Chris Pyke is a Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Queensland and a member of the APBC Summit Organising Committee. Hilton Hotel, Brisbane, Australia - 27 to 29 March 2015 The Asia-Pacific Breast Summit is an attempt to bring together all disciplines relating to breast [...]

2018-11-27T13:48:48+00:00February 12th, 2015|

Analysing risk factors for poorer breast cancer outcomes in residents of lower socio-economic areas of Australia.

Analysing risk factors for poorer breast cancer outcomes in residents of lower socioeconomic areas of Australia. Abstract OBJECTIVE: To investigate patient, cancer and treatment factors associated with the residence of female breast cancer patients in lower socioeconomic areas of Australia to better understand factors that may contribute to their poorer [...]

2018-11-27T13:48:48+00:00February 12th, 2015|

Foundation for Breast Cancer Care Launches

The Foundation for Breast Cancer Care launches The Foundation for Breast Cancer Care (FBCC) was officially launched at a Gala Dinner during The Australasian Breast Congress at the Marriott Hotel, Surfers Paradise on October 10th. The evening was hosted by television personality John Mangos, who gave his time freely, and [...]

2018-11-27T13:48:48+00:00February 12th, 2015|