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Thursday, June 14, 2018  to   Thursday, June 14, 2018
Understanding Your Breast Cancer Pathology Report
Northern Westchester Hospital Center
Educational Forum: Understanding Your Breast Cancer Pathology Report

Thu, Jun 14, 2018 6:30pm - 8:00pm | US/Eastern
Location: Northern Westchester Hospital Center map

Open to the public. Pre-registration is required. Call Support Connection: 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290.

Who is a pathologist and what do they do as a member of the caregivers team?
What information do they provide to the other physicians?
What detailed line item points are always included in the report?
What prognostic and therapeutic markers are performed?
What do all these findings mean?
A question and answer period will follow.

SPEAKER: Thomas E. Higgins, MD, FCAP: Dr. Higgins is Chief of Pathology, Director of Laboratories and Director of Blood Bank and Transfusion Service at Northern Westchester Hospital. He received his MD degree from George Washington University and trained in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Yale and Columbia. Dr. Higgins is double Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology (Laboratory Medicine). He was elected Fellow of the College of American Pathologists and has been Assistant Clinical Professor of Pathology at New York Medical College and Cornell University School of Medicine.

Contact: Support Connection
Email: info@supportconnection.org
Phone: 914-962-6402;800-532-4290

Location Details
Northern Westchester Hospital Center
400 East Main Street
Mount Kisco NY 10549 US