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Welcome to the Austin Network for FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered! Here you will find information on our local efforts to provide information, support, awareness, and advocacy for individuals and families affected by hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers.

Our Austin Network peer support group leaders are Mary Pritzlaff (left), Ellen Ryan (right) and Beth Kunh. Please contact Sandy Cohen if you are unable to connect with local volunteers.

Mary Pritzlaff

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Ellen Ryan

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Support Meeting July 10, 2016 3:00-5:00 pm

Austin Breast Imaging offices
12319 N. MoPac Expy.; Bldg. C, Ste. 320
Austin, TX 78758

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Do you have a family history of breast, ovarian or related cancers? Are you considering genetic testing or have you tested positive for a mutation in BRCA or another gene associated with increased cancer risk? You are not alone.

FORCE exists to improve the lives of individuals and families facing hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers. Autsin FORCE is holding our quarterly get-together and we hope you can join us!

Learn from other people who are navigating the hereditary cancer path. Help someone else by sharing your story. This is a great chance to meet some local area FORCE members and/or catch up with those you’ve met at previous get-togethers.

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FORCE:Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered