Joining FORCEs Against Hereditary Cancer

Joining FORCEs Against Hereditary Cancer® is an international conference designed by and for people and families affected by hereditary cancer.

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Annual Conference

Welcome to our Annual Conference

 

Join us for an inspirational experience of knowledge, empowerment and connecting with our community!

Joining FORCEs Against Hereditary CancerĀ® is an international conference designed to empower individuals and families facing hereditary cancer. It offers sessions and workshops led by renowned experts on all topics related to hereditary breast, ovarian, pancreatic, prostate, and colon cancers. Opportunities to connect with new friends and to participate in research are available. Whether you are a cancer survivor, person at high risk for cancer, health care provider or caregiver, this conference has something for you.

We look forward to seeing you all there. 

June 18th-20th, 2020 
Marriott Philadelphia Downtown
Philadelphia, PA 

Registration will open in December. Bookmark this page and check back or sign up for our monthly updates for more information! 

Who attends the Joining FORCEs Conference?

  • Women and men who carry the following mutations: BRCA1, BRCA2, PALB2, CHEK2, ATM, PTEN, BRIP1, BARD1, RAD51, STK11, CDH1, TP53, NBN, NFI and Lynch
  • Women and men who are survivors or have a strong family history of breast, ovarian, prostate, colon, and pancreatic cancer
  • Spouses, partners, relatives and caregivers
  • Health care providers who care for people with, or at high risk for, hereditary cancer, including genetic counselors, physicians, oncology nurses, social workers, and nurse navigators
  • Patient advocates

 

FORCE:Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered