The Committees

Organizing Committee

Harley Eisman, MD, Chair

Co-Founder, Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Foundation, Montréal, QC, Canada

William Foulkes, MBBS, PhD, Scientific Programme Director

Director, Program in Cancer Genetics, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada

Laura Hayes, Public Conference Programme Director

McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada

Scientific Programme Committee

William Foulkes, MBBS, PhD

Director, Program in Cancer Genetics, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada (Chair)

Lawrence Brody, PhD

National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

Lisa Madlensky, PhD, CGC

Moores UCSD Cancer Center, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA

Mark Robson, MD

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA

Marc Tischkowitz, MBBS, PhD

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

Clare Turnbull, MD, PhD, MFPH

Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK



Abstract Review Committee:

Patricia N. Tonin, PhD

The Research Institute of the MUHC, Montréal, QC, Canada (Chair)

Antonis Antoniou, PhD

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

Blaise Clarke, MD

University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada

Yann Joly, PhD

McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada

Wendy McKinnon, MS, CGC

University of Vermont Cancer Center, Burlington, VT, USA

Marjanka Schmidt, PhD

Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, and Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

Britta Weigelt, PhD

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA

Jeffrey Weitzel, MD

City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA



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