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Friday, October 10, 2014
Sheraton Burlington Hotel & Conference Center, Burlington, Vermont

Vermont Cancer Center's 17th Annual Breast Cancer Conference

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Thank you all for attending!

The 17th Annual Breast Cancer Conference was a tremendous success, with more than 800 survivors, healthcare providers, and interested community members in attendance!

Please save the date for the 18th Annual Breast Cancer Conference, which will occur on Friday, October 2, 2015!

 

18th Annual Breast Cancer Conference

 

Facts

Women older than 40 should discuss their risk factors for developing breast cancer with their primary care provider and tailor their screening according to their risk and personal preferences. Women who are younger than 40 and have risk factors for breast cancer should discuss these risk factors with their health care provider to determine whether screening mammograms are appropriate for them and how often to have them.

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Research

Over 120 physicians and scientists at the Vermont Cancer Center at the University of Vermont and The University of Vermont Medical Center are engaged in a full range of basic, translational, clinical, and outcomes research that seeks to uncover new knowledge and understanding about cancer and the issues that affect people with the disease.

Poster Session

The Vermont Cancer Center will host this year the Research Poster Session at the Breast Cancer Conference. University of Vermont Undergraduates, Master's Students, Medical Students, Pre-docs and Post-docs are invited to present posters on breast cancer-related research. This important event brings education and support to breast cancer survivors. As a researcher you will have the opportunity to meet with cancer survivors and introduce your research.

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