In this one-hour national webinar, hosted by the Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) and the All of Us Research Program, Amy Byer Shainman discusses her memoir, Resurrection Lily: The BRCA Gene, Hereditary Cancer & Lifesaving Whispers from the Grandmother I Never Knew, with My Gene Counsel CEO, Ellen Matloff.
Shainman is a patient advocate who provides support and education surrounding BRCA and other hereditary cancer syndromes. She is also the executive producer of the award-winning documentary, Pink & Blue: Colors of Hereditary Cancer. She is a BRCA1 gene mutation carrier and a previvor.
Joining the author is Ellen Matloff, a certified genetic counselor and the president and CEO of My Gene Counsel. Matloff imparts her expertise on what patients, consumers, and healthcare providers need to know about genetic testing for hereditary cancers. Together, these two experts share their stories and knowledge and answer audience questions.
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