Breast Cancer Information for Blind Women

Thank you everyone who attended, spoke and participated in our Breast Cancer Information for Blind Women webinar!  Below are each of the presenters’ recordings and below that are links to the presenters’ organizations, our friends who introduced the presenters and their organizations’ links.

Dr. Kim Kubek at the Breast Cancer Webinar

Dr. Kim Kubek, MD

Dr Jill Lycon, PharmD

Dr Jill Lycon, PharmD

Dr. Kristin Capece, PharmD

Dr. Kristin Capece, PharmD

Natalie Lynch -American Cancer Society

Natalie Lynch -American Cancer Society

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Bios of speakers:

Dr. Kim Kubek, MD

Dr. Kim Kubek, MD resides in suburban Philadelphia with her family. She started her career at The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and has been in private practice for over 30 years. She is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology and completed a Fellowship in Breast Imaging. Her office is a FDA Certified Mammography Facility, and it is accredited by the American College of Radiology. Dr. Kubek is a member of the Society of Breast Imaging, the Pennsylvania Radiologic Society, and she serves on the board of BreastCancer.Org. She was elected as one of the Top Doctors 2020 by her peers.

Dr. Jill Lykon, PharmD, BCOP

Dr. Jill Lykon is the Clinical Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Coordinator at University of Miami Hospital and Clinics. Dr. Lykon completed her Doctor of Pharmacy at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA followed by her first Post Graduate Pharmacy Residency at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA and her second Post Graduate Oncology Pharmacy Residency at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, FL. Dr. Lykon’s daily responsibilities include developing patient centered treatment plans for oncology patients, participating in multidisciplinary tumor boards, managing chemotherapy/immunotherapy toxicities, and counseling patients and their caregivers on potential expectations and side effects of cancer treatment. 

Natalie Lynch

Natalie Lynch is a Senior Development Manager at the American Cancer Society in the Greater Philadelphia Area. She works in local communities to expand the reach of the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer movements. Natalie is a Penn State graduate who currently resides right outside of Philadelphia.

Dr. Kristin Capece, PharmD, BCGP

Dr. Kristin Capece is a 2013 graduate of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy at the University of the Sciences. She is credentialed by the BPS as a Board Certified Geriatric Pharmacist and concentrates in the area of complex medication-related issues in patients with concurrent illness taking multiple medications. As Director of Women’s Health and Wellness at Accessible Pharmacy Services for the Blind, Kristin’s primary goal is to advocate for and empower both blind and sighted women in the pursuit of optimal and equitable healthcare.

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