Sharing the Knowledge: Madison
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Sharing the Knowledge: Madison

Sharing the Knowledge "Brown Bag Series" goals are to provide breast cancer survivors, spouses, family, friends, health care professionals and students with the latest advancements in the medical care for breast cancer.

11/7/2018
When: November 7, 2018
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Where: Holiday Inn Madison at The American Center
5109 W Terrace Dr
Madison, Wisconsin  53718
United States
Contact: Klara Hartfiel
608-661-4178


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Wednesday, November 7, 2018• 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Holiday Inn Madison at the American Center
5109 W Terrace Dr • Madison, WI 53718

Cost: Complimentary, must be pre-registered

11:30 am Check In & Lunch

12:05 pm Welcome

  • Breast Cancer Recovery
  • Gilda's Club: Madison

12:10 pm What is Planned Giving?

Jeff Goldman, Chair of the Estate and Trust Practice Group, DeWitt, Ross & Stevens
Mr. Goldman will give an overview of Planned Giving including: What is Planned Giving, Ways to make a gift, and Benefits of a planned gift.

About Jeff Goldman: Jeff is the Chair of the Estate and Trust Practice Group and focuses on trusts, estates, fiduciary litigation and administration, estate planning, and probate. He is also experienced in commercial litigation, charitable entities, and taxation. His combination of experience in the courtroom handling complex and routine estate and trust administration issues, and drafting a variety of estate plans for his clients gives him a special perspective that truly sets him apart from his peers.

He understands that no one looks forward to planning for their death, but he also knows it is one of the most important things a person can do to ensure that their financial, family, and philanthropic goals in life are met—even after they are gone. Jeff works with individuals of all walks of life who to ensure what they have worked so hard for is passed on to the appropriate beneficiaries.

12:20 pm Breast Exams: Workshop for Self & Healthcare Professionals

10 Newtons is on a mission to empower women to take control of their own breast health through confident, regular breast self-exams. Based on years of research conducted at UW Madison, we developed a Breast Exam Sensory Training device – BEST Touch – to help you do just that! BEST Touch will allow you to get hands-on practice to perform an effective breast self-exam using breast models and sensors that provide real-time training and feedback.

Meet our Workshop Leader:
Adhira Sunkara, PhD – Chief Technology Officer, 10 Newtons:
A biomedical engineer by training, Adhira has spent her career developing medical devices for various applications ranging from neuroscience to medical simulators. With a passion for scientific and technological innovation, her goal is to invent medical technologies that can save lives, and to make them accessible to all.

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6180 Verona Road, Suite 300
Fitchburg, WI 53719
Phone: (608) 661-4178 
Email: info@bcrecovery.org