Meetings of the Advisory Committee on Breast Cancer in Young Women

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This advisory committee helps CDC develop evidence-based approaches to advance understanding and awareness of breast cancer among young women.

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May 10, 2023



Other Presenters


August 23, 2022



Other Presenters


November 20, 2020

February 6, 2020


  • Genetics and Genomics Workgroup Report by Shubhada Dhage, MD, FACS, Associate Director of Diversity in Cancer Research, NYU Perlmutter Cancer Center and Joyce Tannenbaum Turner, MS, CGC, Director, Cancer Genetic Counseling Program, Children's National Medical Center
  • Mental and Behavioral Health Workgroup Report by Mylin A. Torres, MD, Co-leader Cancer Prevention Control Research Program, Winship Cancer Institute and Michele Maria Cerullo, JD, Assistant General Counsel, Optum
  • Provider Workgroup Report by Kenneth Lin, MD, MPH, Professor of Family Medicine at Georgetown University Medical Center and Lindsay Avner, Founder, Bright Pink
  • Sexual Health Workgroup Report by Lisa Astalos Chism, DNP, APRN, NCMP, FAANP, Clinical Director, Women's Wellness Clinic, Nurse Practitioner, Sexual Health Counselor and Educator, Karmanos Cancer Institute and Ellyn Davidson, CEO, Brogan & Partners


August 19–20, 2019



Other Presenters

2011 through 2016

December 13, 2016

January 28–29, 2016

April 17, 2015

December 4–5, 2014

August 11, 2014

March 27–28, 2014

January 9, 2014

April 16, 2013

December 13, 2012

April 18–19, 2012

September 21–23, 2011

January 31–February 1, 2011

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