Don’t Miss FORCE’s 11th Annual Conference
By: Courtney Floyd
If breast, ovarian, pancreatic and/or prostate cancer run in your family, or if you have an inherited mutation that increases cancer risk, the Joining FORCE’s Against Hereditary Cancer® Conference is for you. This patient-focused conference will be held October 18-20, 2018, in San Diego, CA. Attendees include cancer survivors, people at high risk for cancer, healthcare providers, patient advocates and caregivers.
Featuring world renowned experts, this comprehensive program offers sessions on expert guidelines, cutting-edge research, medical decision-making, and communicating with family. The conference provides opportunities to network, participate in research, and ask experts questions about hereditary cancer.
This year, PRMA’s very own Dr. Oscar Ochoa will be joining the team of experts presenting at the conference. His presentations will include discussions on mastectomy and breast reconstruction options in Spanish, male breast reconstruction and a live question and answer panel on breast reconstruction options.
Dr. Ochoa will also be a guest expert attending the “Ask the Experts” Breakfast on Saturday morning. Attendees will have to opportunity to ask questions one on one with Dr. Ochoa over a beautiful breakfast spread.
Do you need financial assistance for the meeting? FORCE offers financial aid and fundraising opportunities HERE.