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Tuesday 12th Feb 2019, 10:30 - 14:00 at UCD Conway Institute Lecture Theatre

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Current Approaches to Risk Assessment and Management in Breast Cancer

The Irish Cancer Society Collaborative Cancer Research Centre BREAST-PREDICT would like to invite scientists, clinicians, patient advocates and other stakeholders to attend this mini-symposium.

Date: Tuesday 12th February 2019 

Time: 10:30 - 14:00 (refreshments from 10:30 & lunch from 13:30)

Location: UCD Conway Institute Lecture Theatre 

Accreditation: Continuous Professional Development (CPD) RCSI - 3 CPD credits 


  • Andrew Green, Professor of Medical Genetics at UCD and Consultant Clinical Geneticist at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin
  • Damian McCartan, Consultant Breast Surgeon at St. Vincent's University Hospital 'Genetic Testing for Hereditary Breast Cancer in Ireland'            'Risk Reducing Surgery for Breast Cancer'
  • Jack Cuzick (Keynote speaker), Director, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine in London; Head, Centre for Cancer Prevention and John Snow Professor of  Epidemiology at the Wolfson Institute, Queen Mary University of London      'Breast Cancer Risk Assessment and Preventive Therapy' - this talk is part of the CLASS Conway Lecture and Seminar Series module


Registration is free on Eventbrite.ie, search for Risk Assessment in Breast Cancer.

Please note that this event is not organised by the UCD School of Medicine. Details are posted here to help publicise the event. The School does not accept responsibility for any inaccuracies or changes to the event which may occur. Please liaise directly with the event organisers.