BCH Young Scientist Cancer Meet - September 14, 2019
Sep
14
2:00 PM14:00

BCH Young Scientist Cancer Meet - September 14, 2019

Why BCH Scientific Cancer Meet?

Art of Scientific thinking….. Cancer Awareness & Research!

Young Children are our future ambassadors to the scientific as well as humanitarian community to save lives and provide better quality of life to the mankind.

Breast Cancer Hub wants to bring awareness and scientific thought leadership in the students that will encourage research ideas, data analysis, foundation for networking, collaborations and most importantly empowering them with knowledge about cancer prevention and the importance of early detection that can save lives. Team work & learning from each other creates magic!

Accomplishments

Ø Each team is a winner! Participants will be awarded with certificates for their scientific contributions towards Cancer from BCH.

Ø Team description and their Research work/exhibits will be published on BCH website, reflecting students’ research experience, eventually helping in their career path

Ø Teams present their exhibits/posters to our parents, attendees, invited Professors & Scientists who are Cancer Researchers, invited Cancer advocates & learn from their inspiring lives

Ø Students will relate science to the real world by applying their knowledge in meaningful ways for future development & growth

Honored guests for the event

Inspirational Cancer survivors/advocates. Cancer Researchers who are Distinguished Professors and inspiring Scientists

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Event by Ekam Foundation, June 07, 2019 at Charlotte
Jun
7
7:00 PM19:00

Event by Ekam Foundation, June 07, 2019 at Charlotte

Breast Cancer Hub js so thankful to Vidya and Ramya for connecting us to Ekam and the collaboration. It was an honor to meet Dr Sai Lakshmi, Founder of Ekam & learn from her inspiring life. Please check out the website below reflecting Ekam’s selfless service towards the community!              http://www.ekamoneness.org                http://www.ekamusa.org/

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HSS Sakhi Sammelan June 1, 2019, Charlotte, USA
Jun
1
1:15 PM13:15

HSS Sakhi Sammelan June 1, 2019, Charlotte, USA

Sincerely thankful to Mrs. Rajalakshmi Ramachandran and each and every member of Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh Charlotte Shakha for supporting the cause of Breast Cancer and inviting to talk on Health Awareness. HSS is inspired by the idea that the whole world is one family and conducts activities across the United States and has a significant contribution to make towards the benefit of humanity. The event, on June 1st, 2019, encompassed many activities- art & craft, team activities, games, garba (dance form) & yoga to educate us on many valuable grounds in a fun-filled way. Our sincere thanks to HSS for inviting BCH, helping us spread the word by supporting Breast Cancer awareness.
https://www.hssus.org/

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Wellsfargo 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Fair
May
8
11:00 AM11:00

Wellsfargo 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Fair

Wellsfargo 2019 Diversity & Inclusion Fair Sincerely thankful to Danielle Coty, and Chamekia Spencer from Wellsfargo for inviting Breast Cancer Hub at 2019 Inclusion and Diversity Fair. We had constant wave of people from 11 AM to 2 PM, ~more than 400 people visited, we handed Breast self exam card to each person for their family, a path towards early detection each month check for both women & men. The interesting part today, ~90% men who visited the booth didn't know they can get Breast cancer too.. Thank you Swapan Nandi, Shweta Kaushik, Benjamin Guerrero, Sheshu Dronawalli , & Sandeep Roy, all from BCH family to represent & support BCH today! It was so amazing to have you stop by!

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 Bridging the Difference, organized by CRC & CMPD, April 30, 2019
Apr
30
5:30 PM17:30

Bridging the Difference, organized by CRC & CMPD, April 30, 2019

Sincerely grateful to Mr. Arun Nair for connecting BCH to the event. A great opportunity to represent Breast Cancer Hub at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department (CMPD) & CRC organized event "Bridging the difference" for showing youth their potential and how to attain what they aspire. Breast Cancer Hub participated as a vendor as we provide the young generation opportunities for Community leadership, Scientific research and give them a platform to Network and Collaborate through our Global community framework.

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Male Breast Cancer Coalition Annual Conference, 26, 27 April, 2019 at Orlando, USA.
Apr
26
to Apr 27

Male Breast Cancer Coalition Annual Conference, 26, 27 April, 2019 at Orlando, USA.

It was a privilege to be invited as one of the speakers, to meet the amazing speakers, discussing the important aspects related to Breast Cancer in Men. Huge learning from everyone...Thank you Male Breast Cancer Coalition for the kind honor!

Sincerely thankful for honoring with "Award of Excellence in Humanitarian Service". Honored to be amidst the great personalities awarded for their services in their respective fields. Breast Cancer Hub cannot thank you enough for your kindness!It was an amazing feeling to be part of MBCC family and meet Male Breast Cancer survivors- I now know you as my MBCC brothers... the warmth & affection... the thoughts each one of you go through when you first know-you are detected with Breast Cancer.... you shy away, you resist to share with your family.... but it is such a proud moment, when you break all barriers & taboo..you advocate so that no man feels alone if detected with Breast Cancer! On behalf of Breast Cancer Hub, we will carry the message of MBCC forward... your stories will inspire other men across the world! Thank you MBCC Co-Founders-Bret Miller, Peggy Miller, Cheri Amrose, Bob Miller for giving a voice & courage to all Men.. hats off to your selfless work! Thank you Bret Miller for leading the way!

It was a privilege to be invited as one of the speakers, to meet the amazing speakers, discussing the important aspects related to Breast Cancer in Men. Huge learning from everyone...Thank you MBCC for the kind honor!

Sincerely thankful for honoring with "Award of Excellence in Humanitarian Service". Honored to be amidst the great personalities awarded for their services in their respective fields. Breast Cancer Hub cannot thank you enough for your kindness!

It was a delight meeting all the oncologists, advocates, executives from healthcare industries, physicians and amazing powerful women making a change in the society - Dr. Charley Ferrer, Carrie Madrid, Dr. Angela Martin, Pat Washburn, Cherie Mathews, Patty Singer, for your thoughts and contributions towards the mankind....

We lost Marlyn Washburn in 2017 to metastatic Breast Cancer... hats off to his amazing wife Patricia Washburn, relentlessly working towards spreading the message across USA that Men can have Breast Cancer too.. what a great feeling meeting someone like Patricia.

Amazing feeling to hear from Sam Rivera, Mike Partain, Michael Singer and Paul Dombroski, Breast Cancer survivors, speakers & advocates, spreading the word & making a change in the society!

Thanks to each & every guest, MBCC brothers & MBCC founders for giving us beautiful memories to cherish forever!

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Bengali Women's Forum-Cancer Awareness Seminar, March 30, 2019, Charlotte, NC, USA
Mar
30
4:00 PM16:00

Bengali Women's Forum-Cancer Awareness Seminar, March 30, 2019, Charlotte, NC, USA

Our heartfelt thanks to Bengali Women’s Forum (BWF) for inviting Breast Cancer Hub as Guest speaker and talk about the Challenges with Breast Cancer in the Developed and the Developing World. Thank you Mrs. Shanta Dutta and BWF for supporting the cause and organizing a Cancer Awareness Seminar-Hats off to BWF. It was my honor to be among the distinguished panelists and speakers and listen to their amazing talks - Mrs. Ravina Kashyap, Dr. Nilanjan Ghosh, Dr. Animita Saha and Dr. Joana. It was our privilege to listen to Mrs. Rituparna Mukherjee, as she opened the Cancer awareness event. Sincerely thankful to Mrs. Anindita Agarwal and Mr. Kinshuk Agarwal for their gestures to bring into limelight the importance of diet and lifestyle. A big thank you to Mrs. Dona Dasgupta, our amazing, dynamic Emcee and immensely grateful to Mrs. Amrita Chowdhury for introducing BWF and giving us a flawless, beautifully articulated Question-Answer session. A big thank you to Dola Paul for all your efforts with photography and giving us the beautiful pictures. Thanks to the amazing audience with such insightful questions.

A brief introduction of BWF with its beautiful concepts- The Bengali Women’s Forum (BWF)  was founded on various fundamental principles: equity for equality, equal opportunity, and opportunity for well-being. Based out of Charlotte, North Carolina, BWF provides constructive programming around current affairs, social concerns, personal and professional development, as well as informal gatherings, all of which are designed to strengthen and nurture connections among communities across the greater city. BWF is driven by the moto, “Aamrai Poriborton,-we are the change.”

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Health Workshop by Shakthi Corporation, March 23, 2019
Mar
23
2:00 PM14:00

Health Workshop by Shakthi Corporation, March 23, 2019

Extremely thankful to Nidiya Gaspar & Shakthi Corporation for inviting Breast Cancer Hub to do a quick pitch about the vision of BCH and also inviting to have a booth. Hats off to the spirit of the kids who volunteered at the booth....Nirali, Aditi, Aniruddh, Kruti, Laasya, Shriya, Meghna, Agastya, Agneya.. all kids took the lead, explaining & conveying the message, spreading awareness along with us. So proud of the youngsters! Sincerely thankful to Bhavani, Suneetha, Manju, Hema, Srilaxmi, Aparna, Jayanta, Ramakrishna, Sonia, Vibha, Mousumi, Ranabir, Sandeep for coming for the event & supporting the cause! Thank you Padmaja, Aruna, Ramya for all your support!

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Wells Fargo, March 22, 2019, Charlotte, NC, USA
Mar
22
1:00 PM13:00

Wells Fargo, March 22, 2019, Charlotte, NC, USA

Sincerely thankful to Cathy Burch - Wellsfargo to invite Breast Cancer Hub as a guest speaker to talk elaborately for an hour on Breast cancer & different aspects related to cancer. Cannot thank Cathy & her Wellsfargo division enough for organizing the event & re-inviting me on behalf of BCH again this year..so thankful to everyone attending the session, supporting the cause & many have volunteered to help us in future to spread the word by connecting us to different networks & groups across India & USA..

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International Women's Day-United Indian Community Forum, Charlotte, NC, USA
Mar
8
6:00 PM18:00

International Women's Day-United Indian Community Forum, Charlotte, NC, USA

My privilege to represent Breast Cancer Hub! It is my immense honor to be invited as a panelist & inspiring community leader by United Indian Community Forum - Charlotte, NC, to talk about “Balance for Better” on International Women’s day ! it was a privilege to be among such distinguished panelists, amazing moderator Saswati & each person in the room, who is an epitome of energy, strength & independence! Speaking about Breast Taboo was one of the biggest issues I focused on.
Thank you Breast Cancer Hub family - my friends Monalisa, Sapna, Kaberi, Sreeni, Padma, Shweta, Suneetha, Bhavani, Simran, Aahana for coming for the event & supporting the cause! Thank you UIC-forum!

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 Telugu Association of Greater Charlotte- Ladies night, 2nd March, Charlotte, NC, USA
Mar
2
7:00 PM19:00

Telugu Association of Greater Charlotte- Ladies night, 2nd March, Charlotte, NC, USA

Heartfelt thanks for inviting Breast Cancer Hub to be part of the distinguished panel & speak about Breast Cancer!

So privileged to be amidst the 400+ amazing women, celebrating life & womanhood, March 2nd, 2019 !!

Sincerely thankful to Padma Nunna & Telugu association of Greater Charlotte-Ladies group, for supporting the cause-Breast Cancer & also other critical health issues, that women shy away from....
Padma, Hats off to your execution as a moderator, helping the audience to tap into the most sensitive panel discussions, encouraging to break the taboos!

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Wells Fargo, October 17, 2018, Charlotte, NC, USA
Oct
17
1:00 PM13:00

Wells Fargo, October 17, 2018, Charlotte, NC, USA

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I am extremely thankful to Cathy Y. Burch for inviting me to present on Breast Cancer at Wells Fargo, Charlotte.

Presentation Title: Unique challenges with Breast Cancer - the Developed and Developing World. Immensely thankful to Cathy Burch, Tonya McCullugh, Maura McCarthy and Angie Short for organizing the event. Sincerely grateful to Maura McCarthy, Breast Cancer survivor, for giving an interview and speaking about her inspirational journey. Thank you Cathy for your interview today reflecting your immense support for the cause. Thank you all from Wells Fargo who attended the session and supported the cause!

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May
18
8:00 PM20:00

Breast Cancer Hub Night, Northwestern Kellogg School of Management, Chicago, USA

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An educational session on Self Breast Exam and Breast Cancer in Men, Breast Cancer Advocates' Journey (Our Heroes, Stars of our Evening), Talent & Fashion Show to support Fundraising!

The formidable talents of Northwestern Kellogg EMBA cohorts 108 & 110 proudly present BCH night Fashion & Talent show to benefit Breast Cancer Hub (Fundraiser)! I am so thankful to everyone for their selfless support & time to support the cause in-spite of busy schedule.

Acknowledgements

Thank you Greg Hanifee for your inspiring video message! Thank you Julie Daugherty (without you this event would not have been possible), Peggy Eddy Miller from Male Breast Cancer Coalition for being our guest speaker, Inder Deep Kaur for your endless efforts (Fashion show Director & Coordinator), Benjamin Guerrero for running the show flawlessly (Technical Coordinator), Max Hamel with fundraising, Dustin Childers, Erik J Goerke & Sandeep Roy for all your help; Stacy Ratner (amazing Graphics designs of the poster & program & Fundraising coordinator), Freddie J Kim, our awesome MC of the evening; Kellogg administration staffs for all the logistics, Sravan Pappu for being the showrunner, Heather Murray helping us with smoky eyes look.

Thanks to all our participants for their kind gesture to help the cause.. Marcy Twete, Deb Selip, Sonam Chouksey, Dan Sidney, Alison Bullock, Brittany Hizer, Bruno Castro, Chet White, Dustin Childers, Elspeth Campbell Moffatt, Eric Suddarth, Fabi Limena Coleoni, Heather Murray, Julie Daugherty, Kohposh Kuda, Mario D. Ball, Rohini Hebbar, Ryan Walker, T T. Claude Hauser, Sravan Pappu, Vic Thomas.

Thanks to the stars of our evening, our Breast Cancer Advocates, Richa Khandelwal, Evey Cormican & Christine Post!

Thanks to Kellogg administrative staffs, Bridget Samuels, Colette Feldges, Erin Smith, Greg Hanifee, Kailey Christine Lyons and Stephanie Young for the event Logistics and immense support.

Heartfelt thanks to Andy Yamashiro and Melissa Cong-Huyen for the beautiful photographs from the event!

Blessed to have friends who gave their valuable time to support BCH & help in the success of the event!! A team effort!! Thank you!!

Immense thanks to our Sponsor-- Charisma Design Studio, (www.charismaindia.com) for sponsoring the women's apparel for Fashion Show.

By Dr. Lopamudra Das Roy
Founder & President, Breast Cancer Hub

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Pre-launch Presentation, Northwestern Kellogg School of Management, Chicago, USA
Oct
20
11:00 AM11:00

Pre-launch Presentation, Northwestern Kellogg School of Management, Chicago, USA

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Dr. Lopamudra Das Roy spoke about the issues related to Breast Cancer across the world. She spoke about 1) Embarrassment and taboo of using the word “Breast”; 2) Why Mammograms miss tumors due to dense breast tissues; 3) Early detection, Key Risk factors and Genetic mutations; 4) Role of stress, Exercise and Diet in cancer; 5) Survey research data analysis to determine the target audience of BCH; 6) Breast Cancer in Men; 7) How BCH differentiates from others—our network and collaboration, our Breast Cancer advocates; 8) BCH connects developed and developing countries through awareness, education and research.

Our sincere thanks to:

Executive MBA administration staffs at Kellogg School of Management, Evanston, IL for the logistics; EMP# 108 and EMP# 110 cohorts for your gracious presence; Ryan Walker; Julie Daugherty; Samantha Thaver, Benjamin Guerrero, Dustin Childers, Dr. Alan Chang and Sandeep Roy for helping from the inception to completion of the event!

By Dr. Lopamudra Das Roy
Founder & President, Breast Cancer Hub

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