Pink Week: October 5-7, 2021 | Breast Cancer Resource Center

Pink Week 2021

October 5-7, 2021

Presented by

RevitaLash Cosmetics

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — an annual campaign to educate and increase awareness.

Join us as we launch into Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Pink Week — a series of virtual and in-person events.

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  • Day One Tuesday, October 5, 2021 10:00 AM PT The Future of Breast Cancer Care Dr. Daniel Greenwald
    Daniel Greenwald, MD., oncologist with UCLA Health in Santa Barbara, is board certified in medical oncology and hematology. He will speak about the future of breast cancer treatment: immunotherapy, molecular/genomic sequencing of tumor tissue to help identify treatments that may work best for each patient.
    2:00 PM PT Sexuality and Intimacy Dr. Julie Taguchi
    Breast cancer can impact one's intimacy and sexual life during and after cancer treatment, which can influence psychosexual functioning and intimate relationship. Dr. Julie Taguchi will discuss body image, communication, and coping with physiological changes.
    6:00 PM PT Replay of The Future of Breast Cancer Care followed by Sexuality and Intimacy
  • Day Two Wednesday, October 6, 2021 10:00 AM PT How to Make the Best Food Choices During Cancer Treatment (Spanish) Dr. Silvia Corral
    Nutrition can be an important part of your cancer care journey and recovery. Eating a well-balanced diet during and after cancer treatment can help you feel better, maintain strength for optimum recovery.

    Cómo tomar las mejores opciones alimentarias durante el tratamiento del cáncer
    La nutrición puede formar una parte importante de su camino durante el tratamiento y la recuperación del cáncer. El comer una dieta bien balanceada durante y después del tratamiento del cáncer puede ayudarle a sentirse mejor, conservar la fuerza para la mejor recuperación.
    2:00 PM PT Awfulizing Cancer (Spanish) Ana Luisa Rios
    We will discuss the trigger points for 'awfulizing' and what it means to ‘awfulize – or make everything surrounding a cancer diagnosis more horrible, and its impact when doing so. Learn the importance of clear decision making, finding perspective and how to improve one's outlook through learning coping skills.

    Horrorizar el cáncer
    Discutiremos los puntos detonantes que nos llevan a "horrorizar" y lo que significa "horrorizar, o hacer que todo lo que rodea a un diagnóstico de cáncer sea más espantoso y su impacto al hacerlo. Aprenda la importancia de una toma de decisiones clara, descubrir la perspectiva y cómo mejorar el panorama propio a través de aprender habilidades para sobrellevar situaciones.
    6:00 PM PT Replay of How to Make the Best Food Choices During Cancer Treatment followed by Awfulizing Cancer
  • Day Three Thursday, October 7, 2021 10:00APM PT Innovations in Reconstructive Breast Surgery Sara Yegiyants, MD, FACS
    Dr. Yegiyants, is a triple board-certified plastic surgeon and has helped hundreds of women who have had a mastectomy feel whole again and comfortable with their bodies. As a leader in breast reconstructive surgery in our region, Dr Yegiyants will discuss the latest Innovations in reconstructive breast surgery.
    2:00 PM PT Women's Rights in Medicine and Options in Fertility Preservation Melissa Drake, MD OB/GYN and Daniel F Rychlik MD, FACOG 6:00 PM PT Replay of Innovations in Reconstructive Breast Surgery followed by Women's Rights in Medicine and Options in Fertility Preservation

Let's get social.

Join in supporting our efforts, share information about Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Breast Cancer Resource Center of Santa Barbara, and Pink Week 2021 on social media. Remember to use our campaign hashtags: #BCRCPinkWeek2021 #PinkWeekSB #BCRCSB #BreastCancerAwareness #AwarenessEducationCommunity

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Because of sponsors and donors like you, BCRC can provide valued services to our community free of charge. Please help the BCRC continue to provide essential support services during this critical time.

Thrive Sponsor
  • RevitaLash
Hope Sponsor
  • El Encanto, A Belmond Hotel
Rejuvenate Sponsor
  • Union Bank
Embrace Sponsor
  • Cottage Health
  • Montecito Bank & Trust
Courage Sponsor
  • Evelyn Sullivan
In Kind Sponsors
  • AAexpressive
  • Ambient Event Design
  • Gavin Roy Presents
  • Miki and Sonja Photography
  • Town and Country Event Rentals

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Honorary Chair
  • Sara Yegiyants, M.D., FACS
Sponsorship Chair
  • Christine Montalvo
Honorary Committee
  • Andrew Antone
  • Kate Coppola
  • Dr. Melissa Drake
  • Kathy and Peter Halper
  • Dr. Laurel Hansch
  • Rose Hodge
  • Chloe Holmes
  • La Shon Kelley
  • Dr. Douglas Mackenzie
  • Alejandro Medina
  • Maurice Moreno
  • Dr. Daniel Rychlik
  • Nora Scheinberg
  • Dr. Wesley Schooler
  • Laurel Schooler
  • Penny Sharrett
  • Dariel Sidney
  • Sheryl Shaw
  • Pamela Sillix
  • Frank Tabar
  • Cynthia Walker