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Yodeah’s SOS - Saving Our Sisters Breast Cancer Awareness Community Wide Event

When: October 28, 2020 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: Virtual Event
Miami, FL 33133
Organizer:
Contact: Adrienne Pardo at adrienne@yodeah.org (3056329547)
Cost: No charge
Summary: Yodeah’s SOS-Saving our Sisters community wide event will inform Ashkenazi Jews about hereditary cancers and how they can seek to reduce their chances in developing breast and/or ovarian cancer or treat it in it’s earliest stage.
2020-10-28 19:00:00 2020-10-28 20:00:00 America/New_York Yodeah’s SOS - Saving Our Sisters Breast Cancer Awareness Community Wide Event Yodeah’s SOS-Saving our Sisters community wide event will inform Ashkenazi Jews about hereditary cancers and how they can seek to reduce their chances in developing breast and/or ovarian cancer or treat it in it’s earliest stage. (http://jewishmiami.org/events/yodeahs_sos_-_saving_our_sisters_breast_cancer_awareness_community_wide_event) Virtual Event adrienne@yodeah.org

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Yodeah’s SOS - Saving our Sisters community wide virtual event will inform about the 1 in 40 risk that Ashkenazi Jews have in carrying the BRCA mutation and how they can seek to reduce their chances in developing breast and/or ovarian cancer or treat it in it’s earliest stage.
The event will include personal stories from BRCA positive women and how they learned they were BRCA positive and the choices they made regarding their healthcare journey in order to reduce their chances of developing breast and/or ovarian cancer. Dr. Elizabeth Etkin-Kramer will also discuss hereditary cancers and what it means to Ashkenazi Jews. She will educate how cancer can be prevented or treated in it’s earliest most treatable state.

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Virtual Event

Miami, FL 33133

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  • 2020-10-28 19:00:00 2020-10-28 20:00:00 America/New_York Yodeah’s SOS - Saving Our Sisters Breast Cancer Awareness Community Wide Event Yodeah’s SOS-Saving our Sisters community wide event will inform Ashkenazi Jews about hereditary cancers and how they can seek to reduce their chances in developing breast and/or ovarian cancer or treat it in it’s earliest stage. (http://jewishmiami.org/events/yodeahs_sos_-_saving_our_sisters_breast_cancer_awareness_community_wide_event) Virtual Event, Miami, FL 33133 adrienne@yodeah.org
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