Discuss breast and ovarian cancer risk with their young, female patients and feel a sense of urgency to initiate these conversations

• Identify which patients are at increased risk for developing breast or ovarian cancer and refer them for genetic counseling and testing as needed

• Ensure high-risk young women understand their options for prevention and early detection

• Encourage all young, female patients to practice healthy lifestyle habits, regardless of their risk level, in an effort to reduce their likelihood for developing breast and ovarian cancer

• Help young women develop strategies to be proactive advocates for their health


Session date: 
04/29/2016 - 8:15am to 9:15am CDT
UCMC L-168 / L-272
Chicago, IL 60637
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation

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Speaker Name: 
Laura Schwab, MD