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Expert Approach to Hereditary Gastrointestinal Cancers presented by CGA-IGC

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The Collaborative Group of the Americas on Inherited Gastrointestinal Cancer (CGA-IGC) was established in 1995 to improve understanding of the basic science of inherited colorectal cancer and the clinical management of affected families, with an emphasis on the particular aspects of caring for families living in the Americas.

The Collaborative Group of the Americas on Inherited Gastrointestinal Cancer (CGA-IGC) was established in 1995 to improve understanding of the basic science of inherited colorectal cancer and the clinical management of affected families, with an emphasis on the particular aspects of caring for families living in the Americas.
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The Collaborative Group of the Americas on Inherited Gastrointestinal Cancer (CGA-IGC) was established in 1995 to improve understanding of the basic science of inherited colorectal cancer and the clinical management of affected families, with an emphasis on the particular aspects of caring for families living in the Americas.

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Episodes

Ep. 5: Breast Cancer and Lynch

10/4/2018
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How to counsel patients about the link between Breast Cancer and Lynch Syndrome featuring Dr. Nadine Tung In this episode, Dr. Katherine A. Germansky interviews Dr. Nadine Tung, Director of Breast Medical Oncology and Director of Cancer Genetics and Prevention Program at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She will be discussing the link between Lynch Syndrome and Breast Cancer. Hosted by: Katharine A. Germansky, MD Gastroenterologist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Note: This...

Duration:00:19:51

Ep. 4: Urologic Risks in Lynch

10/4/2018
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How to counsel patients about urologic cancer risks featuring Dr. Jodi Maranchie. In this episode, Beth Dudley interviews Dr. Jodi Maranchie, a Urologist at the University of Pittsburgh. She will be discussing how she talks to Lynch Syndrome patients about urologic cancer risks, screening options and special considerations in treatment. Hosted by: Beth Dudley, MS Genetic Counselor at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Note: This episode was recorded on 8/24/2018. The content of this...

Duration:00:09:51

Ep. 3: Gynecologic Risks in Lynch

10/4/2018
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How to counsel patients about gynecologic cancer risks and family planning option in Lynch Syndrome featuring Dr. Leslie Garrett. In this episode, Dr. Katherine A. Germansky interviews Dr. Leslie Garrett, Director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. She will be discussing how she talks to Lynch Syndrome patients about family planning, gynecologic cancer risks, screening options and prophylactic surgery. Hosted by: Katharine A. Germansky, MD...

Duration:00:28:18

Ep. 2: Cancer Risks in Lynch Part II

10/4/2018
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How to counsel patients about cancer risks in Lynch Syndrome featuring Dr. Sonia Kupfer: Part II In this episode, Dr. Swati G. Patel continues the conversation with Dr. Sonia Kupfer, Director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk and Prevention Center at the University of Chicago. She will be discussing extra-intestinal cancer risks in Lynch Syndrome and strategies to minimize risk including screening and chemoprevention. Hosted by: Swati G. Patel, MD, MS Gastroenterologist at University of...

Duration:00:22:00

Ep 1: Cancer Risks in Lynch Part I

10/4/2018
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How to counsel patients about cancer risks in Lynch Syndrome featuring Dr. Sonia Kupfer: Part I In the first episode, Dr. Swati G. Patel interviews Dr. Sonia Kupfer, Director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk and Prevention Center at the University of Chicago. She will be discussing how she explains cancer risks to her Lynch Syndrome Patients. She will review her general approach to the discussion and review recommendations for decreasing risk of digestive cancers. Hosted by: Swati G....

Duration:00:26:02