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Aurora Cancer Support Group to Discuss Genetic Risk Factors for Cancer

Monday, September 15, 2008

Marinette, Wis. - The Aurora Cancer Care Connection support group will discuss "Hereditary Cancer Syndromes - Who is at Risk" at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25 at the Vince Lombardi Cancer Clinic at Aurora Health Center, 4061 Old Peshtigo Road, in Marinette.

Amy Schoenebeck, M.S., genetic counselor at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay, will host the discussion about genetic risk factors for cancer.

All Cancer Care Connection support group sessions are free and open to cancer patients, their family, friends and caregivers. Registration is not required. For more information, call Lisa or Carol at (715) 732-8100.

Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve the quality of health care. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin.

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Contact: Jen Strebel (920-496-6369)

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