BMC-GPMLS: Distinguished lecture series
Professor Susan M. Domchek
Basser Professor in Oncology at the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania., USA
Title: Beyond BRCA1 and BRCA2: Where do we go from here?
Time: Monday, September 19th , 11:00-12:00
Location: Hringsalur, Childrens National Hospital - Landspítali
Susan M. Domchek, MD is the Basser Professor in Oncology at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania. She serves as Executive Director of the Basser Center for BRCA1/2 at the Abramson Cancer Center and Director of the Marianne and Robert MacDonald Women's Cancer Risk Evaluation Program, which focuses on genetic evaluation and medical management of individuals with inherited risk factors for cancer. She is a Senior Fellow at the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics. An elected member of the American Society of Clinical Investigation, Dr. Domchek is also a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology for which she had served on a number of committees. A significant contributor to the oncology literature, she has authored/co-authored more than 200 articles appearing in scholarly journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, the Journal of the American Medical Association and the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Domchek also serves on a number of editorial review boards, including the Journal of Clinical Oncology.