Breast Cancer Education Events

Upcoming Virtual Events:


October 21, 2020 at Noon


Topic: Healthy Cooking
Speaker: Mila Furman

Bio: Mila is a private chef, recipe developer and a culinary influencer known as Girl and The Kitchen, a thriving private chef and boutique catering company in the Chicago area, specializing in servicing many homes on the North Shore. Mila believes in “Good Food. Done Right.” Having worked in many incredible restaurant kitchens as a chef, Mila knows what it takes to make wholesome and delicious food with simple ingredients and bright flavors! She believes that anyone can make great tasting food by knowing a few of the tips of the trade. For more information, visit

October 7, 2020 at Noon

Topic: Wellness: Depression and Cancer
Description: Susan will be discussing many aspects of Depression, from detection and symptoms, to causes, to types of treatment, coping techniques, prevention, and distinguishing between organic and reactive depression.
Guest Speaker: Susan Buss, LCSW

Bio: Over 35 years of experience in Social Work, Susan has worn many hats, from Social Worker in community agencies, to Psychotherapist and President of her company, Big Sky Consulting, Inc. She has Taught at the University level and now facilitates workshops for NASW and other organizations on Hoarding, Dating and working With Transgender individuals. She provides Reiki and Hypnotherapy and is an LGBTQIA advocate. Susan’s mission is to expand what’s possible for individuals, families, the community and the world.

November 5, 2020 at 6pm


Topic: Wellness: Nutrition and Cancer
Description: Live demo to discuss Cancer and Nutrition with some live cooking demo
Guest Speaker: Kim Blum

Bio: Kim Blum, MS, RD, LDN, is a registered dietitian with nearly 20 years of experience in the field of nutrition. She received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Dietetics from Michigan State University and a Master’s of Science degree and dietetic internship in Clinical Nutrition from Rush University in Chicago, Illinois. Kim is with FEED Nutrition Consulting.


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