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Cancer Disparities

Translating Emerging Science to Reduce Breast Cancer Disparities

Translating Emerging Science to Reduce Breast Cancer Disparities, Keynote: "Nature, Nurture and Breast Cancer", Olufunmilayo Olopade, University of Chicago

Friday 1/29/2010
8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Presented by the Harvard Catalyst Health Disparities Research Program
Co-sponsored by Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center and the Harvard/MGH Center on Genomics, Vulnerable Populations and Health Disparities

Racial, ethnic and socioeconomic disparities in breast cancer are pervasive and persistent.  It is unclear how the advancement of personalized tests and treatments may increase or decrease existing disparities.  Join an opportunity for transdisciplinary dialogue between biological and social scientists committed to reducing disparities in prevention, treatment and outcomes for women with breast cancer.

To register and reserve your seat, access the following link:  cbmi.catalyst.harvard.edu/eventJsf/disparitiesEvent.jsf