Chicago Botanic Garden, 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe
Wednesday, October 14 | 6 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Did you know that while everyone faces a risk of cancer, Jews with an Ashkenazi background are 10 times more likely to have a BRCA mutation than the general population? Or that the mutation is not only connected to breast cancer -- it also increases the risk of ovarian, prostate, pancreatic and melanoma?
Find out what resources are available in your back pocket on October 14! Expert panelists in fields ranging from medical oncology, surgery and gynecological oncology to genetics and advocacy will discuss strategies for identification of high-risk families and options for interventions.
The cost to attend is $18. For information or to register,