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Does it Run in the Family?
Category   Class
Facility   MaineHealth Learning Resource Center - Scarborough
Location   MMC Scarborough - 100 Campus Drive
Start Date   02/08/2006
End Date   02/08/2006
Event Duration   1 Evening
Start Time   6:30 pm
End Time   8:00 pm
Description   Some families carry a genetic alteration that moderately or greatly increases the likelihood of developing one or more cancers. In these families, the genetic alteration is passed down through the generations resulting in higher than average rates of cancer in the family. Join Susan Meisfeldt, MD, Medical Oncologist and Heather Sylvester, MS, Cancer Genetics Counselor from Maine Medical Center's Risk and Prevention Clinic (CRPC) and learn more about cancer risk assessment, reduction and prevention.
Cost/Fee   FREE
Contact Information   885-8570 or 781-1730

181 Main Street, Norway, Maine 04268 | (207) 743-5933, TTY (for the hearing impaired): (207) 743-1597