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The LiveWell Center at Johns Hopkins provides specialized treatment to women 40 and younger diagnosed with breast cancer. We recognize that your questions, needs, and concerns, and fears may be quite different than those of women over 40 receiving this diagnosis, and we are here to help.
It is our mission to provide you with personalized and comprehensive care, based on the latest cutting edge research. Our breast cancer experts include nurses, physicians, and consultants from many different disciplines, as well as dedicated nurse navigators, all working together to provide you with the highest level of care from diagnosis through long term survivorship.
Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center Awarded $1.7 Million Grant to Fund Programs for Young Women with Breast Cancer
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Division of Cancer Prevention and Control (DCPC) has awarded the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center’s Breast Cancer Program a $1.7 million grant over five years to fund educational programs, enhance support and increase awareness for young women diagnosed with breast cancer. Read more
Nurse Navigator Beth Thompson discusses unique issues that young women with breast cancer face including suggested coping strategies, fertility after cancer, and important tips for healthy survivorship.
For more information or to schedule an appointment please email BreastCancerUnder40@jhmi.edu