Advances in the treatment of breast cancer are coming thick and fast these
days. As one in eight women faces a breast cancer diagnosis in their lifetime,
these advancements are not just welcome, they are necessary. To find out
more about the ways doctors are refining their techniques in the fight
against breast cancer, join Amanda Ellington, MD, for her lecture,
Advancing in the Fight Against Breast Cancer.
It is a free seminar being held Friday, October 25 at 12 noon at Lake
Charles Memorial Hospital Shearman Conference Center on Oak Park Blvd.
A light lunch is provided and reservations are required at least 24 hours
in advance. Please visitwww.lcmh.com/seminar or call (337) 494-2936. Can’t make it? Watch us LIVE!
Dr. Ellington graduated magna cum laude with a degree in biological sciences
from Louisiana State University. She went on to achieve her medical degree
from Louisiana State University Medical Center in Shreveport. Her post-graduate
training includes an internship and residency in general surgery at Louisiana
State University Medical Cente in Shreveport.
Dr. Ellington is board-certified in general surgery with a focus in surgical
breast disease. She is a fellow in the American College of Surgeons, a
member of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society, a member of the American
Society of Breast Surgeons, Isidore Cohn, Jr. – James D. Rivers
Surgical Society and the John C. McDonald Surgical Society.