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5 Under 40 Foundation – New York City » Face-To-Face Meet Ups

Face-To-Face Meet Ups

Our face-to-face meet ups offer attendees an opportunity to come together in a safe and comfortable environment to listen to a medical, wellness or beauty expert speak. These gatherings also allow our recipients to share their stories and experiences with a community of young breast cancer survivors.



• Fertility in the Face Of Cancer
Serena Chen, MD


• Summer Fun: Food Choices that Nourish your Body & Make Your Taste Buds Sing
MaryAnn Jones


• Meditation: Wake Up To The Joy Of You
Agapi Stassinopoulos


• Other Female Cancers: Can We Prevent Them and If So, How
Dr. Mark Silver


• How to Regain Your Femininity After a Breast Cancer Diagnosis: From a Physician and a Cancer Survivor
Dr. Mark Silver


• Holiday Make Up Tips & Makeovers
Lori Klein


• Intro to Safe Beauty and Makeovers
Lori Klein


• Food Can Heal, Part 4, Summer Salads and Slaws
MaryAnn Jones


• Medical Massage
Denise Defazio, RN


• Advances in Breast Reconstruction
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon Ross Cooperman, MD


• Q&A: Breast Cancer and Lymphedema Rehabilitation
Cynthia Shechter, OT


• Conscious, Connected Breathing
Certified Breathwork Coach Kathleen Booker


• Holiday Glam Event
Janet Waddell, David Evangelista, Patrick Ferrara, Julie Palmieri & Jennifer Morris


• Fertility
Serena Chen, MD


• Food Can Heal, Part 3, Sweetness without the Sugar
MaryAnn Jones


• Food Can Heal, Part 2, Spices and Superfoods
MaryAnn Jones


• Food Can Heal, Part 1
MaryAnn Jones


• What is Axillary Web Syndrome and What Can I Do for It?
Cynthia Shechter, OT


• Psychiatric Treatment in Breast Oncology
Norman Sussman, MD


• “How I Beat Stage 4 Breast Cancer”
Cindy Singer, PhD


• Lymphedema Risk and Treatment
Cynthia Shechter, OT


• Master Wig Class
David Evangelista


• Psychosocial Aspects of Premenopausal Breast Cancer
Rachel Salzman, LCSW


• Exercise and Weight Lifting After Breast Cancer
Cynthia Shechter, OT


• Rehabilitation After Breast Cancer Surgery
Cynthia Shechter, OT


If you or someone you love are interested in attending a meet up, or would like more information about it, please email


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