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Oct 22, 2021
Community Event

Live Virtual Breast Cancer Series - Part Two: Genetics Seminar

12:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Live Virtual Breast Cancer Series - Part Two: Genetics Seminar

If you have been diagnosed with Breast Cancer or have a family history of Breast Cancer you may have been referred to Genetic Counselor. But what is Genetic Counseling and how can it affect you and your family? In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Cancer Support Community is partnering with Northside Hospital Cancer Institute’s Genetic Counseling team to host this special event on Genetics and Breast Cancer. Join us to hear Jazmine Vaz-Baker discuss the latest updates on genetic counseling related to breast cancer and participate in a live Q&A.


Please contact Katie Armsby, Program Outreach Director with Cancer Support Community Atlanta, at

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Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofitthat leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.