Future Events


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October 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Improving Communication in Cancer

an ABC Global Alliance, Breast Cancer Network Australia, Champalimaud Foundation workshop

13:30-14:10 Optimal management of advanced breast cancer (ABC)
F. Cardoso, PT

14:10 The ABC Global Alliance
R. Kaur Pritam Singh, MY

14:25 Communication needs of patients and patient advocates
D. Spence, AU

14:40 Coffee break

15:00-17:30 Breaking and receiving bad news: increasing our bandwidth
F. Boyle, AU

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October 2018
Munich, Germany

ABC Global Alliance meet-and-greet event

More information will be provided soon
November 2018
Brussels, Belgium

I have cancer but I want to work. Working rights of cancer patients.


13:30 Welcome lunch

14:00 Introduction
MEPs D. Casa and L. Wierinck

14:10 Difference between early and advanced breast cancer. The ABC Global Alliance and ABC Global Charter
F. Cardoso, PT

14:20 Cancer Survivors, Long-Term side effects and Work
B. Wilson, UK

14:30 Employment/return to work issues facing patients with ABC
K. Benn, IT

14:40 The financial impact of (advanced) breast cancer: direct and indirect (loss of productivity)
R. Sullivan, UK

15:00 Cancer in the Workplace – Available reports: The Economist Intelligence Unit/BMS Report, The MBC Policy Roadmap/Lilly, My Time, Our Time Novartis Campaign, The road to a better normal/Pfizer
F. Cardoso (ABC Global Alliance), S. Ujupan (Lilly), M. Thrift-Perry (Pfizer), D. Decise (Novartis), T. Rosvall-Puplett (BMS)

15:20 How can the EU politicians/policy makers help?
MEPs D. Casa and L. WierinckDiscussion and next steps

15:30 Discussion and next steps
All participants

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November 2019
Time TBC
Lisbon, Portugal

ABC Global Alliance meeting

More information will be provided soon