February 12 – 13, 2021
Streamed Live Here!


Save the date to learn how to conquer fears, our virtual seminar presented by Amgen coming to your home or office Friday, February 12 and Saturday, February 13, 2021. Your DONNA Race Team is working to secure a series of speakers on fun and important topics of running and breast health.

The vision of The DONNA Foundation is to transform the experience of living with breast cancer from one of fear and frustration, to one of love and support. This year has brought new fears to the forefront, but it has also created boundless opportunities to show love by stepping forward in support of our mission. As a community-based, patient advocacy organization we have both the opportunity and the obligation to leverage the trust we have with those we serve to bring voice to these fears so that our community can better provide the love and support needed to overcome them. How do we help our community be more fearless?

Session Schedule*

*Subject to change

Friday, February 12

10 AM – 10:45 AM: Through Rose Colored Glasses – A Marathon from Fear to Love with DONNA Foundation Founder and three-time breast cancer survivor Donna Deegan

11 AM – 11:45 AM: Knowledge is Power – Understanding Clinical Trials in the Context of Health Equity: Facilitated by WJCT News host Melissa Ross with experts from Mayo Clinic and Genentech’s Chief Diversity Office.

1 PM – 1:45 PM: How to Raise Your Voice – Advocating for Health Policy in a Digital World: Facilitated by physician and educator Carolyn McClanahan with experts from the National Patient Advocate Foundation.

2 PM – 2:45 PM: Fearless Mother Runners with Lindsey Hein: Facilitated by Lindsey Hein, host of the popular running podcast “I’ll Have Another with Lindsey Hein” with a panel of elite runners who are also Moms.

3 PM – 3:45 PM: What’s New in Breast Cancer Therapy: Facilitated by Donna Orender, Founder of Generation W with Dr. Edith Perez and experts from Mayo Clinic.

Saturday, February 13

1 PM – 1:45 PM: What is Financial Toxicity and how The DONNA Foundation is resolving to save lives: Facilitated by Donna Deegan with leaders from the Patient Advocate Foundation and case managers supporting the DONNA CareLine.

2 PM – 2:45 PM: Racing Fearless – How to Mentally Train for a Running Event with Olympian and America’s Coach Jeff Galloway