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Population-Based Precision Screening for Breast and Lung Cancer.

Dr. Louise Henderson
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Thursday, June 21, 2018
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9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Dr. Louise Henderson, Assoc. Professor, UNC Department of Radiology
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Department of Population Health Sciences Research Seminar

Using her experiences in the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium, Dr. Henderson will discuss how breast density and prior false positive results could be used to move from age-based to risk-based screening. She will also highlight her efforts to develop a population-based lung cancer screening registry to understand how a screening strategy based on age and smoking history translates into practice.