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Breast Cancer in Asian American Women: Incidence, Risk Factors, and Prevention

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 - 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Columbia University Medical Center Columbia Surgery Blog Talk Radio Channel

Join us February 27th at 2:00 PM/ET on Columbia Surgery Blog Talk Radio to chat with Margaret Chen, MD, FACS, Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery at New-York Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center's Clinical Breast Cancer Program. Speak to our expert about breast cancer incidence, risk factors, and prevention methods.

Dr. Chen will focus on how breast cancer affects Asian American women. She will answer your questions live, such as:

- What happens to an Asian woman's risk when she immigrates to America?

- What roles do soy and vitamins play in breast cancer prevention?

- When would be the recommended age to start undergoing mammograms?

To submit a question for Dr. Chen complete the form in the event URL, tweet an "@" reply to @columbiasurgery. If you'd like to speak to Dr. Chen live, call 347-539-5189 while we are on the air.