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BREAST-PREDICT Symposium – Current Approaches to Risk Assessment and Management in Breast Cancer

The Irish Cancer Society Collaborative Cancer Research Centre BREAST-PREDICT would like to invite scientists, clinicians, patient advocates and other stakeholders to attend this mini-symposium.

  • Date: Tuesday 12th February 2019
  • Time: 10:30 – 14:00 (refreshments from 10:30 & lunch from 13:30)
  • Location: UCD Conway Institute Lecture Theatre
  • Accreditation: Continuous Professional Development (CPD) RCSI – 3 CPD credits

Speakers (Full programme here): 

Prof. Andrew Green, Professor of Medical Genetics at UCD and Consultant Clinical Geneticist at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin
‘Genetic Testing for Hereditary Breast Cancer in Ireland’

Mr. Damian McCartan, Consultant Breast Surgeon at St. Vincent’s University Hospital
‘Risk Reducing Surgery for Breast Cancer’

Prof. Jack Cuzick (Keynote speaker), Director, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine in London; Head, Centre for Cancer Prevention and John Snow Professor of Epidemiology at the Wolfson Institute, Queen Mary University of London
Breast Cancer Risk Assessment and Preventive Therapy’

 

Registration: registration is free on Eventbrite.ie (click here or search for Risk Assessment in Breast Cancer).