Ovarian Cancer Symposium 2021

Saturday, September 18, 2021

Topics and Speakers

Bonnie Morgan and Alana Walsh-Giovannini – Welcoming Comments and Our Story
Emilie Chaisson, Regional Director, Atlantic – Ovarian Cancer Canada
Session One: Ovarian Cancer Care in 2021
What is Ovarian Cancer? How Ovarian Cancer Care has changed: New Treatments, New Hope
Bringing Genetic Testing Home to Newfoundland and Labrador
Session Two: Research Donations in Action
Researcher Showcase
How to tell my sister? Family Member Outreach and Prevention in BRCA Families
Session Three: Health and Wellbeing
Session Four: Breakthrough Research 2021
Take out my tubes! Fallopian tube removal (Opportunistic Salpingectomy) for Ovarian Cancer Prevention: Research that saves lives
Panel Discussion: Thinking Big: How can we prevent Ovarian Cancer in NL?
Closing Remarks: Thank You to Presenters and Attendees

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