When: Thursday, May 17th, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Where: NYU Medical Center 550 First Avenue (at 31st Street)Alumni Hall B
Description: Join us for a conversation about the latest information on the surveillance and management of a women's risk for breast, gynecologic and other common cancers. The program will include a discussion on how cancer risk is affected by cancer type, family history and genetic test results.Genetic counseling issues of how women use the information given to them along with counseling and support issues surrounding genetic testing will also be discussed.
Presenters:Feighanne Hathaway, MSBoard-Certified Genetic Counselor, Supportive Services Program NYU Clinical Cancer CenterHarry Ostrer, M.D.Professor, Departments of Pediatrics, Pathology and Medicine Julia Smith, M.D., Ph.D.Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Oncology)A healthy snack will be served at 5:30 PM.To RSVP for a lecture, please call: 212-263-2266 or email: NYUCIcommunityprograms@med.nyu.edu.