What's Jewish About BRCA?

  • Chicago Botanic Gardens 1000 Lake Cook Rd Glencoe, IL 60022 United States

Experts Discuss your risk for hereditary breast, ovarian, prostate, and pancreatic cancer and melanoma. 

Courtesy of an anonymous donor, Metro Chicago Hillel students are invited to attend the event free of charge.  If interested, please email Nathan Benditzson to RSVP as space is limited.

What’s Jewish about BRCA?

Experts discuss your risk for hereditary breast, ovarian, prostate, pancreatic cancer, and melanoma

Are you at risk for hereditary cancer?

Know your risk and get the resources you need to be proactive about your health. Register now for our panel event: What’s Jewish about BRCA? Experts discuss your risk for hereditary breast, ovarian, prostate, pancreatic cancer, and melanoma on October 14, 2015.

Join us at 7:00pm at the Chicago Botanic Gardens to learn about risk assessment from our expert panelists and the resources you need to advocate for yourself and those you care about most.

Learn more and register online at: https://www.jewishgenetics.org/EventBRCA

The panel includes:

A keynote by Susan Domchek, MD – Basser Research Center for BRCA

Melissa K. Rosen, MA – Sharsheret
Catherine Pesce, MD – NorthShore
Diane Yamada, MD – University of Chicago
Taya Fallen, CGC – Northwestern University

Reception: 6:00pm
Program: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Dessert Reception until 9:45pm