About our speaker
Sue Friedman, DVM
Sue Friedman, DVM, was a practicing small-animal veterinarian when she was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 33, and afterwards learned she carried a BRCA2 mutation. After her diagnosis, Sue recognized gaps in information and resources for people making medical decisions around hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers. She was determined that no one else should face hereditary cancer alone. After finishing treatment, she founded Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered, known commonly as FORCE, in 1999 to fill the information void for people facing adult hereditary cancer and help them advocate for themselves.Read full bio
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This webinar was supported by the Grant or Cooperative Agreement Number 1 NU58DP006672, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the Department of Health and Human Services.
*This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) Activity #: 2020-0000001237
*This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886556304-3767) for 1.5 continuing education contact hours.
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