Fairbanks Chamber Weekly Business Luncheon: Genetics of Inherited Breast & Ovarian Cancer: From Gene Discovery to Precision Medicine and Public Health featuring Dr. Mary-Claire King, American Cancer Society professor of Genome Sciences

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Name: Fairbanks Chamber Weekly Business Luncheon: Genetics of Inherited Breast & Ovarian Cancer: From Gene Discovery to Precision Medicine and Public Health featuring Dr. Mary-Claire King, American Cancer Society professor of Genome Sciences
Date: June 25, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM AKDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
   

Featuring Dr. Mary-Claire King, American Cancer Society Professor, Genome Sciences at the University of Washington

Dr. King is an award winning scientist who discovered the BRCA1 gene, and who's research found that, when mutated, this gene increases the risk of breast cancer.

The presentation will teach our members about inherited mutations and risks for cancers for those having such mutations.  Knowledge is power and members will learn how to manage their health risks and those of their families.  

To learn more about Dr. King's research and recognition please follow the link below:

https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/science/uw-geneticist-receives-nations-top-honor-for-scientific-work/
 

 

Event Sponsors:
  • Interior Women's Health, LLC
Location:
Carlson Center
Date/Time Information:
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Doors open and networking begin at 11:30AM
Program begins promptly at 12:00PM
 
Contact Information:
Katie Yarrow, Events and Programs Coordinator (907) 374-6703
Fees/Admission:
MEMBERS
Lunch ticket - $20/person 
Table Sponsorship - $240 *includes 8 lunch tickets and guaranteed premium seating 

GENERAL PUBLIC
Lunch ticket - $25/person 
Table Sponsorship - $280 *includes 8 lunch tickets and guaranteed premium seating 
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