Jennifer Barrick, M.S., C.G.C.
, Nancie Petrucelli, M.S., C.G.C.
, and Michael S. Simon, M.D., M.P.H.
Ms. Barrick is Genetic Counselor, Division of Hematology and Oncology; Ms. Petrucellil is Clinical Assistant Professor, Senior Genetic Counselor/Coordinator, Division of Hematology and Oncology and Population Studies and Prevention Program; Michael S. Simon is Professor of Medicine and Oncology, Division of Hematology and Oncology and Population Studies and Prevention Program; all at the Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.
Within the past 12 months Jennifer Barrick, Nancie Petrucelli, and Michael S. Simon report no commercial conflicts of interest.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, CCME staff and interMDnet staff have nothing to disclose.
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited
by the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education to provide continuing medical
education for physicians.
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- Identify risk factors for breast cancer
- Describe the principal features of various hereditary breast cancer syndromes
- List the associated cancers and the risk of developing these cancers for each hereditary breast cancer syndrome
- Apply management recommendations for each hereditary breast cancer syndrome
- Recognize the clinical overlap between hereditary breast cancer syndromes, and the importance of a detailed cancer family history.