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Conference Events

Annual Conference

October 6-8, 2016 in Orlando, Florida.

Welcome Dessert & Cocktail Reception

Who: Any conference attendee
When:
Thursday, October 6th, 2016
Where:
La Coquina
Cost:
$35

Join us for a special welcome reception offering dessert and cocktails. You may purchase a ticket when you register for the conference. If you have already registered, please log-in to your registration to purchase a ticket. Space is limited so please purchase your ticket in advance.

Show & Tell

Who: Any conference attendee
When:
Friday, October 7, 8:00 - 10:00 pm
Where:
Location to be announced.
Cost: Free

Back by popular demand, our Show & Tell Room offers women who are contemplating mastectomy or reconstruction the opportunity to meet and learn in person from women who have had these procedures. Men may enter the lobby area of Show & Tell; the area reserved for showing and telling is open to women only.

Pink and Blue Film Screening

Who: All conference attendees
When: Saturday, October 8, 7:00-9:00 pm
Where: Location to be announced.
Cost:
Free

PINK AND BLUE is an emotional journey that takes us through the lives of women and men who are dealing with genetic mutations and their related hereditary cancers. We meet the doctors and their patients who make the tough decisions on whether to have preventative surgeries or not. Director Alan M. Blassberg (who will join the screening) tells the story of how this disease ripped his family apart and what he must face as a BRCA 2 positive male.

Pool Party

Who: All conference attendees
When: Saturday, October 8, 9:00-10:30 pm
Where: Location to be announced.

Let your hair down and relax after the conference at our free pool party! Dip your feet into our "gene pool”. The party will feature a cash bar and a party atmosphere.

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