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Understand Cancer Risk: Genetics and More

April 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Mahon,SuzanneUnderstand Cancer Risk: Genetics and More
Tuesday, April 24, 7-9pm
Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building, Creve Coeur

Sharsheret Supports presents an evening to positively influence your health now and in the future. This educational program features Suzanne Mahon, genetics-certified nurse, who will discuss the newest research in genetics, including increased cancer risk for Ashkenazi Jews. Explore common misconceptions that fuel confusion, why your family history matters and options for genetic testing. Hear a pre-vivor’s personal journey and ask your questions in a Q&A. Refreshments served.

This event is free and open to the public.

Register Online

For assistance with registration, call 314.442.3110.

PLUS: Women in their 20s and 30s are invited at 6pm to join Nerot: Young Women of Nishmah for a FREE, pre-event dinner and conversation with Kathy Bearman, LCSW. In this intimate space we’ll discuss issues relevant to young women, such as assessing one’s risk and supporting friends and family through cancer treatment. Kosher, dairy dinner served. RSVP by April 17 to Simone Picker, 314.442.3166.


April 24, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Debbi Braunstein


The J, Staenberg Family Complex, Arts & Education Building
2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146 United States
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