Transcripts / Audio Files


Recorded Support: Transcripts and Audio Files


If you’ve missed any of YSC’s informative programs and events, you can still access many of them through our transcripts and audio files. Available recordings come from C4YW- the Annual Conference for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer, our metastatic breast cancer programs and many others.

To listen to one of our insightful experts or speakers, open any of the MP3 files below. Click on the titles to download and listen using your computer's media player. To read transcripts of our supportive programs, click on any titles below marked with a double asterisk (**) for an Acrobat Reader copy. Download Acrobat Reader for free here.


C4YW Sessions

Body Image- Breaking Through the Looking Glass - 2/23/13
Speaker: Anne Katz, RN, PhD PPT 

Breast Cancer Rehabilitation - 2/24/13
Speaker: Nancy A. Hutchison, MD, CLT-LANA PPTX 

Building Your Family After Breast Cancer - 2/23/13
Speaker: Joanna L. Fawzy Morales, Esq, Tracy Kalloway, Gina Shaw, H. Irene Su, MD, MSCE

Clearing the Clutter- Mental and Physical Space - 2/22/13
Speaker: Carolyn Koehnline, MA DOCX 

Clinical Trials- What's Happening Now - 2/22/13
Speaker: Virginia F. Borges, MD, MMSc

Coping With Your Losses - 2/23/13
Speaker: Julie Larson, LCSW PPTX 

Creating Your Legacy - 2/23/13
Speaker: Yvette Colón, PhD, ACSW, BCD

Family and Genetic Risk - 2/23/13
Speaker: Rita Nanda, MD

Fear of Recurrence - 2/22/13
Speaker: Norma Lee, MA DOCX  PPTX 

Fertility and Pregnancy- Post Treatment Options - 2/23/13
Speaker: H. Irene Su, MD, MSCE PDF 

Healthy Eating After Breast Cancer - 2/23/13
Speaker: Jennifer Adler, MS, CN PPT 

Inflammatory Breast Cancer - 2/23/13
Speaker: Lupe G. Salazar, MD

Managing Side Effects - 2/23/13
Speaker: Debra Forman, RN, BSN, ONC PPTX 

Meditation for Stress Relief - 2/23/13
Speaker: Pasha Hogan, BBS DOCX 

Metastatic Breast Cancer- A Medical Update - 2/23/13
Speaker: Virginia F. Borges, MD, MMSc

Plenary 1- Breast Cancer Medical Update - 2/22/13
Speaker: Julie Gralow, MD PPTX 

Plenary 2- Taking It To The Streets - 2/22/13
Speaker: Susan Matsuko Shinagawa PDF  PPTX 

Plenary 3- Going Green - 2/22/13
Speaker: Nancy Buermeyer, Connie Engel, PhD

Sex and Intimacy - 2/23/13
Speaker: Barbara Musser PDF  PPTX 

Triple Negative Breast Cancer - 2/24/13
Speaker: Julie R. Gralow, MD PPTX 

Working Matters- Employment During and After Breast Cancer - 2/22/13
Speaker: Joanna L. Fawzy Morales, Esq PDF 

Webinars and Teleconferences

Let's Talk About Metastatic Breast Cancer - May, 2013
Speakers: Generosa Grana, MS, Dikla Benzeevi

Rights in the Workplace - January, 2013
Speaker: S. Beth Stephens, JD

Understanding the Unique Issues of Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer - May, 2013
Speakers: Kimling Ashing-Giwa, PhD, Stacy Lewis, CHES, Elise Spatz Caplan, MA PPX


C4YW Sessions

Clearing the Fog: Understanding & Managing "Chemo Brain" – February 25, 2012
Speaker: Pamela Joyce Shapiro, PhD

Genetics & Family Risk – February 25, 2012
Speaker: Jennifer K. Litton, MD

Lymphedema: Prevention & Management – February 25, 2012
Speaker: Jill Binkley, PT, MSc, FAAOMPT, CLT

Medical Update: Early Stage Breast Cancer – February 25, 2012
Speaker: Generosa Grana, MD

Medical Update: Metastatic Breast Cancer – February 25, 2012
Speaker: John T. Cole, MD

Pregnant with Breast Cancer – February 25, 2012
Speaker: Jennifer K. Litton

Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: Understanding Your Options – February 25, 2012
Speaker: Carey K. Anders, MD

Tweet This! How To Use Social Media To Navigate Your Survivorship, Find Resources, Get Empowerment & Connect With Peers – February 24, 2012
Speaker: Matthew Zachary

Young & Empowered: An Advocate's Guide – February 25, 2012
Speakers: Nancy Buermeyer & Joy Simha

Webinars and Teleconferences

Beyond the Hot Flash: What to Know About Early Menopause - August, 2012
Speaker: Jennifer Lyman, OB/GYN, Jean Rowe, LCSW, OSW-C

**Dating, Relating and Living Fully - February, 2012
Speaker: Jennifer Lyman, OB/GYN, Jean Rowe, LCSW, OSW-C

The Results Are In: Healthcare Reform and What It Means for You - November, 2012
Speaker: Devin Boerm (Note: There is a stop in recording at the beginning and around minutes 42-43; please be patient and listen all the way through)


C4YW Sessions

Advocacy and Inclusion: Coming Together for Good – 2/26/11
Speaker: Kimlin Tam Ashing-Giwa, PhD

Cancer and Careers: Understanding Your Rights in the Workplace – 2/27/11
Speaker: Joanna L. Fawzy Morales, Esq.

Healthy Living: Food and Fitness – 2/27/11
Speaker: Dr. Ro

Plenary Session Two: Self-Image – 2/26/11
Speaker: Sabitha Pillai-Friedman, PhD, LCSW

Plenary Session Three: Nurturing the Spirit – 2/27/11
Speaker: Rev. Aundreia Alexander, Esq.

Tuning In, Tuning Out: Mind Body Connections – 2/26/11
Speaker: Daniela Ellis


C4YW Sessions

A Closer Look: Triple Negative Breast Cancer – 2/27/10 
Speaker: Ruth O'Regan, MD

Advanced Breast Cancer: Living in the Moment To Live Fully Every Day – 2/28/10
Speaker: Jeane Rowe, LCSW  

Advanced Breast Cancer: Treatment and Research News – 2/27/10
Speaker: Minetta C. Liu, MD

Body Image: Breaking Through the Mirror – 2/27/10
Speaker: Lillie D. Shockney, RN, BS, MAS

Breast Reconstruction: You Have Options – 2/27/10
Speaker: Frank J. DellaCroce, MD, FACS

Get Moving: Effective Exercises During and After Breast Cancer – 2/26/10
Speaker: Sami Papacek

Getting Through Treatment: One Side Effect at a Time – 2/27/10
Speaker: Kathryn Carlson Wrammert, MSN, APRN-BC, WHNP-BC

Lymphedema: Risk Reduction and Management Strategies – 2/26/10
Speaker: Jill Binkley, PT, MSc, FAAOMPT

Medical Update for Young Women – 2/27/10
Speaker: Julie R. Gralow, MD

Mindfulness Meditation – 2/27/10
Speaker: Michael J. Baime, MD

Money Matters: Managing the Financial Impact of Breast Cancer – 2/27/10
Speaker: Jane Levy, LCSW-R

Resigning as General Manager of the Universe: Taking Control of Your Own Health and Life – 2/28/10
Speaker: Kim Carlos

Surviving and Thriving Through the Years: The Medical Impact of Breast Cancer on Your Health – 2/27/10
Speaker: Julie R. Gralow, MD

Understanding Personalized Medicine and Genome Research – 2/27/10 
Speaker: Minetta C. Liu, MD

Taking Control: Managing End-of-Life Issues – 2/27/10
Speaker: Hester Hill Schnipper, LICSW, BCD, OSW-C  

We Are What We Eat: Fight Cancer One Meal at a Time – 2/26/10
Speakers: Chef Nancy Waldeck & Shayna Komar RD, LD

Women Who Partner with Women – 2/27/10
Speaker: Ashley Varner, MSW, MBA

Yoga: Inner Peace, Outer Strength Speaker – 2/26/10
Speaker: Pasha Hogan, BBS

Your New Normal: Navigating Your Emotions – 2/27/10
Speaker: Julia H. Rowland, PhD 

Young Women with Breast Cancer: Living Fully is the Best Revenge – 2/27/10
Speaker: Julia H. Rowland, PhD

Webinars and Teleconferences

Forging Connections, Fortifying Relationships: Dating, Relating and Living Fully – 6/14/10
Speakers: Karen Hurley, PhD; Jaclyn Jensen, Stephanie LaRue


C4YW Sessions

Adoption: Options, Challenges and Successes – 2/28/09
Speaker: Allison Rosen, PhD

Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS): Understanding Your Diagnosis and Treatment Options – 2/27/09
Speaker: Powel Brown, MD, PhD

Gaining a Better Understanding: Breast Cancer and the Environment – 2/27/09
Speaker: Janet Gray, PhD. Speaker presentation: Critical Periods of Breast Development

Journaling: Healing with Words – 3/1/09
Speaker: Howard M. Rice

Navigating Your Health Insurance – 3/01/09
Speaker: Tami Lewis, RN, CCM

Practical Tools for Living with a History of Breast Cancer – 2/28/09
Speaker: Anita C. Broxson, MSN, RN, OCN

Professionally Speaking: Managing Cancer and Career – 2/27/09
Speakers: Kate Sweeney; Joanna L. Morales, Esq.; Debu Tripathy, MD

Women Who Partner with Women – 3/01/09
Speaker: Mindy R. Schiffman,PhD

Webinars and Teleconferences

**Protect Yourself: What Young Women Need To Know about Genetics and Breast/Ovarian Cancer – 11/18/09
Speakers: Kenneth Offit, MD, MPH; Zsofia K. Stadler, MD; Amber Trivedi, MS; Jamie Pleave, Young Survivor


Taking Control: How To Manage End-of-Life Issues – 2/28/09
Speaker: Mary K. Hughes, RN, CNS

Question and Answer Session with Dr. Winer and Dr. Harpham – 2/28/09
Speakers: Wendy S. Harpham, MD, FACP and Eric P. Winer, MD

Advanced Breast Cancer Living with Uncertainty – 2/27/09
Speaker: Mary K. Hughes, RN, CNS

**Professionally Speaking: Knowing Your Rights in the Workplace – 2/24/08
Speaker: Carolyn Messner, DSW, MSW, LCSW-R, ACSW, BCD

Managing Your Weight After Breast Cancer – 2/24/08
Speaker: Faith D. Ottery, MD, PhD, FACN

**What's New: Medical Advances for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer – 2/23/08
Speaker: Ann H. Partridge, MD, MPH

**Inflammatory Breast Cancer: Issues and Updates – 2/23/08
Speaker: Edith A. Perez, MD

**Taking Control and Managing End-of-Life Issues – 2/23/08
Speaker: Debra K. Thaler-DeMers, BSN, RN, OCN, PRN-c

Breast Reconstruction: Exploring Your Options – 2/23/08
Speaker: Karen Horton, MD, MSc, FRCSC

Getting Your Groove Back: For Women in Partnered Relationships – 2/23/08
Speaker: Erin Hoschouer-Lapham

Menopause and Mental Pause: Managing Side Effects – 2/23/08
Speaker: Patricia A. Ganz, MD

**Triple Negative Breast Cancer: Research and Treatment Update – 2/22/08
Speaker: Clifford A. Hudis, MD

**Tools for Your Journey: Courage, Faith and Hope – 2/24/08
Speaker: Zora Brown

**Unique Issues of Young Lesbian and Bisexual Cancer Survivors– 3/20/07

**Partners in Survival, for Men Only – 2/25/07
Speaker: Matthew J. Loscalzo, MSW

**Advanced Breast Cancer in Young Women: What's New on the Medical Front - 12/19/2006

**How Does Breast Cancer Affect Young Women of Diverse Backgrounds? – 2/01/06

**Update on San Antonio: Breast Cancer in Young Women – 1/24/06

**Highlights of the Fifth Annual Conference for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer – 3/28/05

**Update on San Antonio: Breast Cancer in Young Women – 1/13/05

Sexuality and Intimacy Part II: Issues Addressed, Questions Answered – 9/26/06

Sexuality and Intimacy: Issues Addressed, Questions Answered – 6/21/06

Fertility and Pregnancy After Breast Cancer – 10/25/04

Breast Cancer and Fertility: A Teleconference for Patients and Survivors – 10/11/04

My Mommy Has Breast Cancer– 9/20/04