Spring 2016

Breast Cancer Research, Education and Advocacy Opportunities

Register for these opportunities TODAY because many have deadlines that are fast approaching.

Wisconsin Breast Cancer Coalition (WBCC) State Advocacy Day

Wednesday, APRIL 20, 2016, Madison, WI

Join advocates for face-to-face conversations with legislators on policy that is important to the breast cancer community.

Click here for more information and registration for State Advocacy Day and WBCC Alert Network.  Don’t miss this great opportunity to make your voice heard!

National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC) Advocate Leadership Summit and Lobby Day

Saturday, APRIL 30, 2016 – Tuesday, MAY 3, 2016, Washington, DC

Attend workshops and presentations on cutting edge research, advocate/researcher informal meet ups, and much more.  Join the Wisconsin delegation led by Wisconsin NBCC Team Leaders for a day on Capitol Hill.  Click here for more information, registration and scholarships.  Please note:  deadline for hotel reservations is April 13, 2016.

Click here to register today for the 2016 Advocate Leadership Summit in Washington, DC.

National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC) Project LEAD Institute

Sunday, JULY 10, 2016 – Friday, JULY 15, 2016, San Diego, CA

If you have a serious interest in scientific study and in preparing yourself for participation in policy-setting and decision-making roles for breast cancer research advocacy, don’t miss this opportunity.

Click here to learn more about the 2016 Project LEAD Institute.  Applications are being accepted through 5:00 pm EST on April 15, 2016.

Research Updates and Advocacy Opportunities

Join NBCC’s “National Action Network” (NAN) for research and advocacy updates, action and monthly E-newsletter.  There is NO fee to join NAN.  Click here to learn more about the National Action Network.

Click here to join the National Action Network.

Next Step

Be sure to register or apply for these opportunities directly with the sponsoring organizations using the links provided above.  Then, please help us track your interest in these opportunities by telling us which of these activities you are taking advantage of, by visiting our Tell Us About Your Interests and Actions page.