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Knowledge of Preventive Measures: Breast Cancer, Women's Reproductive Health and Endocrine Disruptors.

14.10.2014 | Salons de l’Hôtel de Ville, Lyon

On the 14th of October at Salons de l’Hôtel de Ville in Lyon, WECF organizes a day in which one can discover the current available scientific data on the subject, interact with researchers, health professionals, public authorities, patient organizations and local actors to make every effort to implement and to realize primary prevention. The programme starts at 9am and will approximately take until 5pm, the number of places is limited, please sign up at: 

  • Minister of Health, Marisol Touraine
  • President of INCA, Agnès Buzyn
Scientific Sessions:
Women's reproductive health and endocrine disruptors
  • Patrice Sutton, Research Scientist, Program for Reproductive Health and the
  • Environment, University of California, San Francisco, USA
  • Pr Véronique Trillet-Lenoir, President of the CLARA Steering Committee
Breast cancer and environmental exposure: knowledge, prevention and care
  • Janet Ackerman, Staff Scientist, Silent Spring Institute, Massachusetts, USA
  • Dr Maria-Paula Curado, International Prevention Research Institute
Roundtable Session:
Implementation policies to train health professionals in the prevention of environmental causes of cancer
  • Dr. Beatrice Fervers, Centre Léon Bérard
  • Dr Sabina Rinaldi, International Agency for Research on Cancer
  • Michèle, Rivasi MEP
  • Francis Navarro, president of Mutualité française Rhône-Alpes

Find the official invitation and programme here.

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