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All seminars are open to the public and free of charge and each session will include a presentation and time for questions. Registration is required for each seminar you'd like to attend. We hope to see you there!
What’s New in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Breast Cancer
Monday, October 19, 2015
5:30–7:30 p.m. | UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium
Anne Wallace, MD
Get an overview of the risk factors for breast cancer and learn how you and your doctor can best manage those risks. Dr. Wallace will also discuss the use of mammograms in breast cancer screening and new treatments on the horizon, including the use of targeted therapies and surgical advances.
Lisa Madlensky, PhD, CGC
Genetic testing for breast cancer can be complicated. New tests are available for breast cancer patients as well as women with a family history of breast cancer. This talk will provide insight into the process of genetic testing, and what genetic test results could mean for patients and their family members.