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Do YOU Have What It Takes To Be A Digital Marketing Intern?

By |July 28th, 2015|

Position Overview & Basic Function:

The Digital Communications Intern will assist the Affiliate with social media including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, blogging, website posting and other digital media.

Primary Responsibilities:

Research and create content for social media posts, […]

Educate Just One

By |July 28th, 2015|

2,000 women in San Diego County are diagnosed with breast cancer every year. Only 37% are aware of the free treatments, services and support available through Susan G. Komen San Diego. Educate just one […]

Community Walk for Circle of Promise Day on Aug. 1

By |July 16th, 2015|

Breast cancer is the most common cancer among African American women; Community walk to raise awareness of breast cancer disparities amongst African American women
Susan G. Komen San Diego, the County’s largest provider of free […]

Komen Scholar in The San Diego Union Tribune

By |July 14th, 2015|

Susan G. Komen Scholar, Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH, wrote an article that appeared in today’s San Diego Union Tribune on the new panel of genetic testing for breast cancer. Dr. Garber is also […]

CIRCLE OF PROMISE DAY– August 1–7AM-11AM–CHOLLAS LAKE PARK

By |July 9th, 2015|

WALK & PROGRAM
Brought to you by Susan G. Komen San Diego & San Diego Black Health Associates
www.KomenSanDiego.org/COPday

August 1 is “Circle of Promise Day” in the State of California. Breast cancer is the most common […]

Top Five Jogging Stroller Features To Make Race Day More Enjoyable

By |July 8th, 2015|

The Komen San Diego Race for the Cure is only a few months away. Many participants like to bring their small children along to enjoy the fresh air and the festivities. One big question […]

Ellen Goodman — Mother of Susan G. Komen and Nancy Brinker 1920-2015

By |June 29th, 2015|

The Susan G. Komen family is heartbroken to say goodbye to a woman whose compassion, generosity and sense of service changed the world.

Ellen Tressa Neuman Goodman, known to many of us at Komen as […]

How to Prevent Running Shoe Blisters

By |June 24th, 2015|

Race season is upon us and if you’re like me you just can’t wait to toss on a new pair of running shoes and start eating up the miles in preparation for an upcoming […]

5 MUST-HAVES for Your First Breast Cancer Race/Walk

By |June 24th, 2015|

Something Pink (No-brainer)

For race/walk veterans this might seem like common sense but you’d be surprised how many newbies forget their ‘Something Pink.’ Be it just a ribbon or an accessory, pink is a necessity […]

Breast Cancer News: Lumpectomy Rates Rising but Disparities Persist

By |June 23rd, 2015|

MedPage Today reexamines recent findings which showed that more women are opting for breast-conserving therapy (lumpectomy) rather than mastectomy. However, the article highlights the disparities that exist among younger, less educated, uninsured and low-income […]