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Connections: Discussing screening and treatment for breast cancer in 2021


Local breast cancer experts say there's misinformation being circulated about when to have mammograms. We talk about the latest in screening, treatment, and research for breast cancer -- especially during the pandemic.

Our guests:

  • Avice O'Connell, M.D., director of women's imaging, and professor in the Department of Imaging Sciences at the University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Carla Falkson, M.D., medical director of Pluta Cancer Center, director of the Breast Oncology Clinical Research program and Breast Cancer Service Line, and professor in Department of Medicine and the Cancer Center at the Wilmot Cancer Institute
  • Andrea Reynolds, mom and metastatic breast cancer advocate
  • Megan Mack, executive producer of "Connections" who is being treated for breast cancer