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This edition: Science and Advances in Breast Cancer

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 22, 2013.

First aired: October 22, 2013.

Mike Gilliam looks at an outreach program for minorities and under-served communities.

Donna Hanover meets with a group of women who talk about fighting and surviving breast cancer at a young age.

Carol Anne Riddell reports on cutting edge research that helps breast cancer patients fight the disease with their own immune system

Dr. Max Gomez looks at the controversy over whether or not doctors are overdiagnosing and overtreating breast cancer.

Tinabeth Pina breaks down the confusion over when to get mammograms.

Magalie Laguerre-Wilkinson on the risks and recommendations for genetics and breast cancer.

For More Information:
Scan Van -
Mammograms -
Immunotherapy -
Young Women & Cancer -

Craig Andrews

National Cancer Institute
American Cancer Society

Guest List

Dr. Otis Brawley, M.D. Chief Medical Officer, American Cancer Society

Jonelle Dennis Registered Nurse, Scan Van

Dr. Steven Goldstein, M.D. Professor; Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NYU Langone Medical Center

Dr. Dawn Hershman, M.D., M.S. Breast Cancer Specialist, NY Presbyterian-Columbia

Michael Horodniceanu President, MTA Capitol Construction

Mara Larry Supporter of Scan Van Use, Scan Van

Dr. Jiyon Lee, M.D. Attending Breast Radiologist, NYU Langone Medical Center

Dr. Heather McArthur Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Maritzela McGreevy Patient, Scan Van

Dr. Larry Norton, M.D. Clinical Oncologist, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Marjorie Schwartz Breast Cancer Survivor

Mary Solomon Scan Van Director, Project Renewal

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