The Forum : Breast Health

The Forum : Breast Health

The power of science and community


Discover the major advances in breast cancer care.



In an open discussion format, researchers, clinicians, and specialists will present their work regarding novel treatments, patient's well-being, metastatic disease, financial support and more.

 Open to the general public, you will:

  • Meet and greet with the experts;
  • Understand emerging advances in breast cancer research;
  • Take home useful tips and important resources;



WHEN:  April 4, 2020

WHERE: Montreal Science Center, 2 Rue de la Commune O, Montreal, QC H2Y 4B2



FOR WHOEveryone

PRice: $10 CAD, lunch included


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enjoy our Free daycare service

To save a spot, you need to get your tickets. Places are limited. The number of tickets must match the number of children registered.

participate in a draw

Get a chance to win a trip to attend an international conference on breast cancer.

experience a bilingual Forum for 2020

For the 4th edition, the Forum will offer free simultaneous translation to English in the main hall (Perspective) only, thanks to the support of The Canadian Heritage.


 prograM of THE DAY  

8:00 a.m. • Registration

8:30 a.m. •  Welcome Note 

8:45 a.m. •  Exercise Activity

8:55 a.m. •  Endocrine disruptors and breast cancer

9:25 a.m. • Simultaneous Sessions

Theme 1 : « Omes » and breast cancer 

Theme 2 : How to improve access to clinical trials and to innovative therapies? 

Theme 3: Counteracting cancer-related financial burden.

10:35 a.m. •  Break

10:55 a.m. • Simultaneous Sessions

Theme 4 : How to increase the well-being and overall health of patients ?


Theme 5 : Stage 4, more information please!

12:05 p.m. •  Lunch

1:05 p.m.  • Simultaneous Sessions 

Theme 6 : How are new therapies approved ?  

Theme 7 : Coping with Cancer while being realistic

Theme 8 : Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer

2:15 p.m. •  Break

2:35 p.m. • Exercise Activity

2:45 p.m. •  Distress and Anxiety - How to manage better?

3:40 p.m.  • Breast cancer in men - Testimonial by Martin Proulx

3:55 p.m. • Closing Note






 Your Host 

The Forum will be hosted by Errol Duchaine, a keynote speaker and former journalist at Radio-Canada who animated the shows Enjeux et La Semaine Verte. He will be assisted by Marie-Pier Cornellier, a former journalist at TVA Nouvelles and who is responsible of the communications and press relations of the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation.

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Partners and exhibitors


Major partner



 Forum 2020 Partners



Do you want to be a partner or exhibitor at the Forum?

Contact us:
Emilie Loyer

Event Coordinator


Thank you for your support!

Donors of this campaign

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Manon Demers | 30.00$