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Basser Center founders and donors at the inaugural Jean Bash charity event

The Basser Center for BRCA hosts numerous events throughout the year, including signature events and programs like our Breakthroughs and Discoveries panel in May, regular webinars led by researchers, and even fundraising events like the Basser Jean Bash.

Upcoming Events

Join us in New York City on Tuesday, June 25, at 6:30 p.m. for Navigating the World of Fertility and Family Planning: a panel focusing on egg-freezing; hereditary disease, such as a BRCA mutation; IVF; and embryo banking. Presented by the Basser Center's Young Leadership Council, the event is hosted by Athleta and includes light bites, refreshments, and a shop-and-fit event immediately following the panel. Register now.

On Tuesday, July 9 at 8 pm, Basser Center Executive Director Susan Domchek, MD, will present Cancer Genetic Testing: A Webinar for Physicians and Healthcare Providers. She will discuss genetic testing for cancer predisposition syndromes; panel testing including BRCA and other genes; genetic research updates, and more. Register now.

Save the date for the Basser Jean Bash on Monday, November 18, 2019.

Make a Lasting Impact

Philanthropy helps to provide essential resources supporting the Center's mission to improve the lives of individuals with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations. Support at any level benefits individuals and families affected by a BRCA mutation, pioneering research in the study of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations – at Penn and around the globe – and enhancement of critical outreach and educational programs.

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