You’re invited: Panel discussion on talking over health history with your family this holiday season

November 30, 2021  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

All faculty and staff are invited to a special event on Thursday, Dec. 9 entitled “Give the Gift of Knowledge: Use the holidays to discuss family cancer history.” 

Versha Pleasant, M.D., M.P.H., clinical assistant professor, will moderate a panel of experts to discuss how to use the holiday season to talk about cancer and other health history with your family.

Ever wonder how to start a conversation about your family health history? Have questions about what to do with this information and what it might mean for genetic testing? Find out answers in our live panel and submit your questions to the experts!

Register to receive meeting access information. Program details are below.

Date: Thursday, Dec. 9

Time: 7 – 8 p.m.

Type: Virtual – Zoom link provided upon registration

Register: https://family_history_cancer.eventbrite.com  

Presenters:

Moderator: Versha Pleasant, M.D., M.P.H.

Panelists: Sofia Merajver, M.D., Ph.D.; Michael Simon, M.D., M.P.H.; Marie-Louise Henry, G.C. 

Patient speaker: Mimi Joling 

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