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Young Women's Breast Cancer Program

The programs below are offered to young women diagnosed with breast cancer and young survivors of the disease. They are free of charge. Meetings usually are held at the Washington University West Campus Conference Center, 7425 Forsyth Ave., Clayton, MO 63105. (Some meetings occur at other locations.) Click here to view a schedule of upcoming events. For more information or directions, call Jennifer Ivanovich at 314-454-5076 or e-mail

  • Young Women's Group

    Focus: A monthly program featuring professionals who present information on a wide range of topics. Young women are invited to share their experiences as they receive support and guidance from other group members.

    Meetings: Times and dates vary

Other Services
For more information about the programs and services listed below, call Jennifer Ivanovich at 314-454-5076 or e-mail  More information is also available on the Young Women's Breast Cancer Program website.

  • Young Women's Symposium
    This event offers educational sessions that address living beyond breast cancer at a young age.

  • Young Women's Peer Network
    Through this program, young survivors provide one-on-one support to young women recently diagnosed with breast cancer. Support is offered throughout the treatment period.

  • Educational Materials
    Free educational materials include The Woman is Stronger Than the Disease, a guidance journal for young women with breast cancer, and a magazine with medical and psychological information most relevant to young women.

  • E-mail Distribution List
    This service provides updates and notifies young women about programs and events.