Videos

The BC5 Project YouTube channel is home to a series of videos about early stage breast cancer treatment options. Watch patients and doctors share their stories and advice here.

Rethink Pink: From Breast Cancer Awareness to Knowledge

Dr. Catheryn M. Yashar, Director of Breast & Gynecological Services at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center and BC5 Project advocate, partnered with CancerConnect to answer questions and discuss treatment decision-making for newly diagnosed early stage breast cancer patients. Dr. Yashar discussed treatment options including brachytherapy and provided an introduction to resources available via the BC5 Project for empowering women to discuss breast cancer treatment options.

BC5 Project’s Dr. Coomer Offers Advice about Breast Cancer Treatment Options

On the first day of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. Cynara Coomer, Chief of Breast Surgery at Staten Island University Hospital, was interviewed by more than 20 news stations across the country about the BC5 Project and breast cancer treatment options, including brachytherapy. Segments aired on stations from Chicago to Washington DC to San Diego.

‪Breast Cancer Treatment: A Patient’s Perspective‬

Breast cancer survivor Kerry Kenna of San Diego, CA discusses her experience in deciding which early stage breast cancer treatment option to undergo. Kerry works with The BC5 Group, a cooperative of representatives of the corporate and academic communities as well as practicing physicians who share a common goal: to ensure that all women diagnosed with early stage breast cancer are well-informed about their treatment options.

Breast Cancer Treatment: Moving Beyond Mastectomy

Frank A. Vicini, MD, FACR, is the Chief Academic Officer for Michigan Healthcare Professionals and 21st Century Oncology in Royal Oak, Mich., as well as Professor of Radiation Oncology for the Oakland University-William Beaumont School of Medicine in Rochester, Mich. Here, he discusses the issues women need to consider when making decisions about their early stage breast cancer treatment. Dr. Vicini works with The BC5 Project, a group made up of representatives of the corporate and academic communities as well as practicing physicians who share a common goal: to ensure that all women diagnosed with early stage breast cancer are well-informed about their treatment options.

Breast Cancer Treatment: Patients Have Options‬

Catheryn Yashar, MD, is Associate Professor and Chief of Breast and Gynecological Services in the University of California, San Diego Department of Radiation Therapy and Applied Sciences in La Jolla, CA. Here, she discusses the issues women face when making decisions about their early stage breast cancer treatment.

‪Making The Right Choice For Your Breast Cancer Treatment

Robert Kuske,MD is a Radiation Oncologist practicing at the Arizona Breast Cancer Specialists in Phoenix, AZ. He speaks here about the issues women need to consider when facing early stage breast cancer treatment options.

Advice from a Doctor: Understanding Breast Cancer Treatment Options‬

Atif Khan, MD, a board-certified radiation oncologist at The Cancer Institute of New Jersey in New Brunswick, NJ, discusses the issues women face when considering treatment for early-stage breast cancer. With assistance from his multidisciplinary teams, Dr. Khan aims to help patients understand their treatment options so they can make informed decisions.

‪Breast Cancer: Taking Control of Your Treatment‬

Doctors representing The BC5 Project, a group focused on broadening awareness of breast cancer treatment options, and patients discuss the issues women need to consider when making decisions about early-stage breast cancer treatment.‬