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The ABCs of Cancer Genetics

by Lisa Madlensky, PhD, CGC

October 22, 2020

This must-watch webinar provides a comprehensive introductory overview of the basic concepts of hereditary cancer risk presented by Lisa Madlensky, PhD, CGC. Dr. Madlensky addresses questions about genetic mutations that cause an increased risk of certain types of cancer and tackles concerns of people who have been diagnosed with or those that are at high risk for hereditary cancers. 

About Our Speaker

by Lisa Madlensky, PhD, CGC

Lisa Madlensky, PhD, CGC. Dr. Madlensky has provided cancer genetic counseling services for over 25 years. She has practiced in the United States and Canada and was a founding member of the Familial Cancer Risk group of the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC), establishing cancer genetic counseling as a sub-specialty.


Who Should Attend?

People concerned about hereditary cancer, cancer survivors, previvors, and health care providers.