Wilmot Breast Cancer Experts Offer Q&A Session Nov. 17

October 26, 2005

The Wilmot Conprehensive Breast Cancer Program provides individualized care to people with breast cancer.

A team of breast cancer experts from the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center at the University of Rochester Medical Center will hold a question-and-answer session on the disease and its treatments at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17

The event, sponsored by the Wilmot Comprehensive Breast Cancer Program, will be at the University of Rochester Medical Center Conference Center, located at the corner of Elmwood Avenue and Kendrick Road.

The panel will include surgeon Ann Olzinski, M.D.; Marsha Gross, N.P., breast cancer surgery; Gary Lyman, M.D., M.P.H, F.R.C.P. (Edin), breast oncologist; Marilyn Ling, M.D., radiation oncologist; Carmen Signorino, C.S.W., oncology social worker; and Ping Tang, M.D., pathologist.

Jennifer Griggs, M.D., M.P.H., director of the breast cancer program, will moderate the discussion.

The cost is $20 per person, which includes dinner.  Scholarships are available. To register, call Kristin Galvin-Burwick at (585) 275-4797, or e-mail kristin_galvinburwick@urmc.rochester.edu.

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