Session: Genetics 101

Speaker: Rebecca Sutphen, MD
Genetics is one of the most complicated and rapidly evolving areas of medicine. Genetic testing for cancer risk is not always a straightforward process. Understanding the science behind genetic testing can make the experience and decision-making process less intimidating. For anyone who is considering testing, those who have undergone testing and want more information, and for caregivers or providers who care for people who are high-risk, this session with cover the fundamentals behind risk assessment and cancer genetic testing and answer questions, including:

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