ETMC Cancer Institute to host luncheon

Published on Friday, 18 August 2017 13:32 - Written by

The ETMC Cancer Institute will host “Cancer, Genetics and You,” a luncheon addressing what every woman should know about how genetics is changing cancer detection, on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at the CrossWalk Conference Center, on the campus of Green Acres Baptist Church.

The event will feature keynote speaker Damini Desai Morah, MS, CGC, a genetic counselor and specialist from Myriad Genetics.

Attendees will be given a cancer genetic questionnaire to see if they should consider future testing.

Cancer physicians and genetic specialists also will be on hand to answer questions.

Doors open at 11 a.m., with the program taking place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Reservations are required and may be made online at etmc.org or by calling 903-535-6302.

- Jamie Clyde