When:

Wednesday, May 14
7:00 p.m.

Where:

University Center Ballroom
Adelphi University
1 South Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
 
 
Tagged: Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program

Genetic Counseling, Genetic Risk Factors and Current Research

Event, Forum


Two leading specialists in the field of breast cancer and genetics will address genetic counseling for inherited breast cancer and current research in the field of genetics and breast cancer.

Join us as we explore:

  • What is genetic testing and the types of tests available
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Resources for those at high risk
  • Risk assessment and family history
  • Early detection, monitoring and treatment
  • Recommendations for those at risk
  • Research and new developments in the field of genetics

Speakers

Tiffany A. Troso-Sandoval, MD
Tiffany is a board-certified medical oncologist with a special interest in women’s health and in cancers that affect women, including breast, ovarian, endometrial and cervical cancers. She works as part of a multidisciplinary team that cares for women with these diseases, and sees patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering’s regional facility in Rockville Centre.

Angela G. Arnold, MS, CGC
Angela provides guidance to people on their genetic predisposition to, and risk for, cancer. She specializes in counseling women at risk for gynecologic cancers. In addition to her work at Memorial Sloan Kettering, she is an active member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors, co-chairing the International Special Interest Group as well as the Telegenetics Special Interest Group.


All forums are free and open to the public.

Seating is limited. Pre-registration is required.

Adelphi New York Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program
p - 516.877.4325
e – breastcancerhotline@adelphi.edu
adelphi.edu/cancer