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2024 Breakthroughs and Discoveries Panel
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The 2024 Breakthroughs and Discoveries Panel brought together internationally renowned experts in the field of BRCA-related cancer research and care. A special thank you to our moderator, Jill Werman Harris for leading such a lively discussion, to Dr. Susan Domchek, MD for putting this panel together and to our panelists, Kenneth Offit, MD, MPH of Memorial Sloan Kettering, Clare Turnbull, MD, PhD of the Institute of Cancer Research in London, and H. Gilbert Welch, MD of Brigham and Women’s Hospital Center for Surgery and Public Health for their thoughtful insights. 

Unraveling the Complexities of BRCA-Related Breast and Ovarian Cancers
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Dr. Katherine L. Nathanson, Director of Genetics at the Basser Center, discusses the complexities of BRCA-related breast & ovarian cancers and gives insight into ongoing research and the potential avenues for future breakthroughs.

Ashley Dedmon's Basser Family Story
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Hear from one of our Basser Center YLC members and Black & BRCA partners as she shares why our endless work means so much to her and her family.

Gary Fuhrman's Basser Family Story
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Hear from one of our Basser Center Advisory Board members as he shares why our endless work means so much to him and his family.

Helene Sorin's Basser Family Story
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Hear from our Basser Center PLC Co-Chair and BCAB member as she shares why our endless work means so much to her and her family.

Jenny Sorin's Basser Family Story
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Hear from our Basser YLC Co-Chair as she shares why our endless work means so much to her and her family.

Genetic Testing Advocates: The Wolf Family Navigates Life with a BRCA Mutation
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After understanding their own hereditary cancer risk, the Wolf family soon learned about the importance of genetic testing and counseling and the power of education. Vicki Wolf and her sons Jeremy, Sean and Sam, discuss their journey and how they navigate a BRCA gene mutation as a family.

BRCA & Ovarian Cancer Risk Reduction Panel
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The Basser Center Young Leadership Council presents a virtual discussion focused on ovarian cancer screenings, risk-reducing surgical options, hormone replacement therapy, and relevant topics.

An Update on Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Research at the Basser Center
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Bryson Katona, MD, PhD, Director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Genetics Program and a leader in the Basser Center’s Men & BRCA Program, gives an update on pancreatic cancer research at the Basser Center.

Pancreatic Cancer Screening Information - Video 1
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Let's talk about pancreatic cancer screening. Have there been any updates on the suggested age, frequency, and procedure for screening? Bryson Katona, MD, PhD, Director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Genetics Program and a leader in the Basser Center’s Men & BRCA Program, shares what you need to know.

Pancreatic Cancer Screening Information - Video 2
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Bryson Katona, MD, PhD, Director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Genetics Program and a leader in the Basser Center’s Men & BRCA Program, shares more on what you need to know about pancreatic cancer screening in this second informational video.

Hereditary Cancer Genetic Testing 101
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Basser Center genetic counselor, Jackie Cappadocia, MS, LCGC, and Cancer Support Community Delaware team up for a webinar to review the genetic basis of cancer and the importance of family history in identifying at-risk relatives. 

How Common is Pancreatic Cancer?
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Bryson Katona, MD, PhD, Director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Genetics Program and a leader in the Basser Center’s Men & BRCA Program, answers how common is pancreatic cancer and who is most likely to be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.