Breast Cancer Risk Reduction Strategies

This information was originally presented as part of the NCCN 2015 Breast Cancer Congress Webinar Series.

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of oncologists, nurses, and other health care professionals who manage patients with breast cancer.

Learning Objectives

Following this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Utilize appropriate tools to estimate an individual’s risk of developing invasive breast cancer
  • Outline breast cancer risk reduction strategies available to individuals with high risk of developing breast cancer
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Therese B. Bevers, MD
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships
All faculty and activity planners participating in NCCN continuing education activities are expected to disclose any relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest as defined by the ACCME’s, ANCC’s, and ACPE’s Standards for Commercial Support.

The faculty listed below has no relevant financial relationships to disclose:

Therese B. Bevers, MD

NCCN Staff Disclosures
The activity planning staff listed below has no relevant financial interests to disclose:
Robert W. Carlson, MD; Ann Gianola, MA; Mark Geisler; Kristina M. Gregory, RN, MSN, OCN; Kristin Kline Hasson; Rose Joyce; Joan S. McClure, MS; Diane McPherson; Melanie Moletzsky; Deborah Moonan, RN, BSN; Liz Rieder; Shannon K. Ryan; Shannon Scarinci; Jennifer McCann Weckesser

The activity planning staff listed below has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:

Valesta Tejan-Kamara
AstraZeneca: Equity Interest/Stock Options

The NCCN clinical information team listed below, who has reviewed content, has no relevant financial relationships to disclose:
Kristina M. Gregory, RN, MSN, OCN; Rashmi Kumar, PhD

All faculty for this continuing education activity are competent in the subject matter and qualified by experience, training, and/or preparation to the tasks and methods of delivery.

Continuing education credit and contact hours are not available for this learning activity.


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Required Hardware/software

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  • A device with an Internet connection and sound playback capability
  • Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML5 capable browser for video or audio playback