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Breast Cancer and the Environment & Advances in Detection and Treatment

October 15, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm CDT



University of Wisconsin – Green Bay
Phoenix Room B, University Union
Green Bay, WI United States
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Breast Cancer and the Environment and Advances in Detection and Treatment - Sat. Oct 15 9am-2:30pm CT, UW Green Bay


Wisconsin Environmental Health Network (the environmental sub-group of Physicians for Social Responsibility Wisconsin) is proud to sponsor this event. Participants will learn the environmental links to breast cancer as well as the advances in detection, genetic counseling, and treatment. Lunch is provided.

Event Topics:

  • Cancer and the Environment with Summer-Solstice Thomas, Silent Spring Institute
  • Advances in Prevention and Early Detection of Breast Cancer with Colette Salm-Schmid, MD, FACS
  • Genetic Counseling and Hereditary Cancer Testing with Sumedha Ghate, MS, CGC, Genetic Counselor, Medical Genetics, HSHS St. Vincent Hospital
  • Advances in Treatment with oncologist, Dr. Umang Gautam

The event is hosted by Clean Water Action Council of Northeast Wisconsin.