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The UCSF Center for BRCA Research & UCSF Hereditary Cancer Clinic are offering a series of educational workshops to provide more information for mutation carriers and family members. 

Our third session will focus on Prostate Cancer: Personalized Management for Patients with Hereditary Cancer Mutations. Dr. Pamela Munster and Dr. Hao Nguyen will answer common questions that patients have in the clinic, such as:

  • Who’s at risk? What does this mean?
  • How often should I perform the PSA test?
  • What's the difference between total and free PSA?
  • When should I start screening?
  • When do I need a biopsy?

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Learning Objectives

  • Review of prostate cancer risk factors.
  • Awareness of who’s at increased risk and what it means.
  • Discussion of prostate cancer screening: modalities, recommendations, pros and cons.
  • Acknowledgment of the importance and impact of personalized approach for patients and families with hereditary cancer mutations.
     

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