Gynecologic Oncology Canada (GOC) Hereditary Cancer Course BRCA

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Topics and Speakers

Remarks from Emilie Chiasson
Opening Remarks and Course Overview
A Genetics Primer for the Non-genetics Clinician
Risk-reduction Options for Breast Cancers Associated with BRCA Mutations
Nutrition Break
Risk-reduction Options for Gynecologic Cancers Associated with BRCA Mutations
Counselling of Life Style Issues Around BRCA and Treatment of Early Menopause
Living with BCRA, A Patient’s and Family Perspective
Panel Discussion
Closing Remarks

The Office of Professional Development (OPD), Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University, is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME), a subcommittee of the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools (CACMS). This standard allows OPD to assign credits for educational activities based on the criteria established by The College of Family Physicians of Canada, and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.