Pacific women and breast cancer / Past Webinars • Breast Cancer Foundation NZ


Past Webinar

Pacific women and breast cancer

Our panel discusses what to expect after being diagnosed with breast cancer, how Pacific women can get the best out of their healthcare and what support is available.

Being diagnosed with breast cancer can feel like a whirlwind between diagnosis and treatment. Our expert panel shares insights into breast cancer treatment and finding support for yourself and your family. 

Meet your panel

Sulu Samu is a Pacific nurse specialist at Waitematā District Health Board. She gave insight into her role of the cancer nurse co-ordinator and what support is available for women and their families.

Karina Wright is a breast nurse at Counties Manukau District Health Board. She will gave insight into the hospital process and what you can expect from treatment.

Maryann Heather is a GP at South Seas Healthcare. She shared how your GP can offer support after a breast cancer diagnosis.

Loga Crichton and Kolini Ma'afu were diagnosed with breast cancer. They shared their experiences of diagnosis and treatment, and the advice they would give to other women. 

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