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Genetic Assessment and Treatment of Breast Cancer


May 6
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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TARGET AUDIENCE: IBCCP Lead Agency Staff, nurses, counselors, other interested health care providers.

Genetic testing is becoming a more valuable tool in the assessment and treatment of breast cancers.  This webinar will explore the relationship between breast cancer and genetic predisposition and current directions in research which are applicable to you and your patients.

    - Describe inherited conditions causing risk for breast cancer.
    - Review current genetic screening and testing recommendations for breast cancer.
    - Explore future directions in genetic evaluation for breast cancer.

There is no charge for this webinar.  Support for this program comes from the Illinois Department of Public Health, Office of Women's Health and Family Services. This webinar will be recorded and available until June 30, 2020.

Featured Speaker: Daniel Groepper, MS, LGC, SIU School of Medicine.

1.0 Nurse Contact Hour, 1.0 LCSW Clock Hour, 1.0 LCPC Contact Hour