Event Details

An estimated 1 in 300-440 individuals in the general population have Lynch Syndrome, but it is often under-diagnosed. You can help improve diagnosis and care of patients with Lynch Syndrome by participating in this education event.

Friday, August 21, 2020
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

accme.jpgThis event is approved for up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Registration and the completion of a brief survey are required. You will receive an email with more information after registering for this event.

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Agenda

Identifying Families with Lynch Syndrome
Ambreen Khan, CGC

Cancer Risks Associated with Lynch Syndrome
Whitney Espinel, CGC

Molecular Genetics of Lynch Syndrome
Cathryn Koptiuch, CGC

Surveillance recommendations
Priyanka Kanth, MD, MSCI, FACG

Chemoprevention
Joanne Jeter, MD

Immunotherapy
Ignacio Garrido, MD, PhD

 

Gastrointestinal Surgery
Jessica Cohan, MD, MAS

Gynecological Risk Reduction
Rob Dood, MD, MSCE

Tying it all together: Patient Cases
Nykole Sutherland, CGC

Patient Stories
Amanda Gammon, CGC

Review of new online resources
Kristen Pauley, CGC

Question & Answer
Cathryn Koptiuch, CGC