NEXT LECTURE: Latest Update on Hereditary Connection to Breast and Ovarian CancerJanuary 18, 2024
Our guest speaker:
9:30 am Zoom
Registration is required.
Please join us for this virtual session. Together we will:
- Learn the most recent updates on hereditary connections to cancer
- How knowing your family health history may save your life
- How genetic testing is used to detect hereditary female cancers
- What you must ask your doctor about female hereditary cancers.
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
Dr. Jonathan Herman is nationally recognized as an advocate and authority in identifying, testing and treating Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome. The 2020 PBS documentary, “Inheritance”, was the brainchild of Dr. Herman who served as the Producer/Medical Advisor on the project. This unprecedented documentary focused on hereditary cancer, genetic mutations, and the life-altering measures devised to prevent the onset of disease in high-risk families.Dr. Herman is a practicing OB/GYN in New Hyde Park, NY and treats a wide range of women’s health issues. He is also a Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at NYU Long Island School of Medicine.
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