Due to inclement weather the Advancements in Breast Cancer event scheduled for Tuesday, February 20 is cancelled. Compass Business Office, East, Rose Quarter and Vancouver locations will be closing at 2 pm today. Compass Business Office and Rose Quarter will open late on Wednesday at 10 am. Be safe!

Advancements in Breast Cancer Review

Dr. Jay Andersen, Dr. Tammy De La Melena and Dr. Lucy Langer presented highlights from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium to more than 200 patients and community members on February 21st at the DoubleTree Hotel in Portland. Ten local community partners attended the event and shared information about the services and resources they offer. This 8th annual event was free to the public and developed in an effort to share the most recent advancements in breast cancer treatment, clinical trials and breast surgery options.

For those who were unable to attend, the presentations and panel Q&A session were videotaped.

Compass Breast Specialists presentations:

If you have any questions or would like additional information please email

Special thanks to the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) for allowing use of the presenters slides.  For more information about the SABCS, click here.