Course Directors

Kevin Hughes
Kevin Hughes, MD

Co-Director, Avon Comprehensive Breast Evaluation Center,
Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School,
Medical Director, Bermuda Cancer Genetics and Risk Assessment Clinic

Raju Kucherlapati
Raju Kucherlapati, PhD

Scientific Director
Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center
for Genetics and Genomics
Paul C. Cabot Professor of Genetics
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Constance A. Roche
Constance A. Roche, MSN, ANP-B

Nurse Practitioner, Massachusetts General Hospital

Accredited by

Harvard Medical School

Course Description

At the conclusion of this case study participants will be better able to:
- Identify the genetic syndromes associated with breast cancer and the genes responsible for these syndromes.
- Use and understand models available to predict risk of breast cancer.
- Understand the testing algorithm for individuals and families where hereditary breast cancer is suspected.
- Understand the management options for individuals who are carriers of deleterious BRCA mutations.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Expiration Date:2017-Aug-28
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
System Requirements:
Some of the multimedia resources in this course require Apple Quicktime, RealMedia, or a Flash player.

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