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Hereditary Breast Cancer Study Day

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St. Mark's Hospital

Watford Road

Middlesex

HA1 3UJ

United Kingdom

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This study day aims to provide an update on genetic testing and genetic counselling provision for families affected by hereditary breast cancer. This is aimed at breast care nurses, oncologists, breast surgeons, relevant trainees and other healthcare professionals with an interest in this area. This event is sponsored by Astrazeneca and lunch will be provided.


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10.00-10.15 Registration

10.15-10.20 Welcome comments (Dr Angela Brady, Cancer Lead Geneticist)

10.20-10.40 Referral criteria & risk assessment (Dr Angela Brady, Cancer Lead Geneticist)

10.40-11.25 Taking a family history and case studies (Lauren Limb, Genetic Counsellor)

11.25-12.10 Breast cancer susceptibility genes (Hannah Shipman, Genetic Counsellor)

12.10- 12.30 The genetic counselling appointment (Monika Kosicka-Slawinska, Principal Genetic Counsellor)

12.30-1.30 LUNCH

1.30-2.00 Mainstreaming Genetic Testing (Miss Ruth James, Breast Surgeon)

2.00-2.30 Patient perspective (Michaela Jones)

2.30-3.30 Case studies and tea (Sharon Jenkins, Registered Genetic Counsellor)

3.30-3.50 Family History Nurse perspective (Kate Foster, Family History Nurse)

3.50-4.10 Future Collaborations (Marion Bartlett, Cancer Lead Genetic Counsellor)

4.10 Closing comments

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St. Mark's Hospital

Watford Road

Middlesex

HA1 3UJ

United Kingdom

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