Dean’s Distinguished Virginia Lee Franklin Lecture - Breast Cancer Risk and Prevention: The Facts, the Myths, and the Gray Aeas in Between

Emily Bellavance, MD, FACS Assistant Professor of Surgery Division of Surgical Oncology Department of Surgery University of Maryland School of Medicine October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase understanding of the disease. This presentation by Emily Bellavance, MD, FACS considers determinants of risk for breast cancer and evidence-based preventative factors. She will be joined by a panel of breast cancer experts to discuss and answer questions about breast cancer risk and prevention. Panelist: Katherine Tkaczuk. MD Elizabeth Nichols, MD Olga Ioffe, MD Nikki Tirada, MD Mary McQuaige, BSN, RN, OSN