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Renowned Surgeon Presents Evidence of Abortion/Breast Cancer Link

Hoffman Estates, Illinois - Angela Lanfranchi, MD, FACS, Clinical Assistant, and Professor of Surgery at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center in Piscataway, New Jersey, will present two public seminars on breast cancer entitled "The Impact of Reproductive Choices and the Risk of Breast Cancer" :

Thursday, November 2, 2006       11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.
James R. Thompson Center, 100 W. Randolph St, Rm 503, 16th Fl, Chicago;

Friday, November 3, 2006         12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
University of Illinois Medical School, 1853 W. Polk St., Rm 221 CMW, Chicago

Dr. Lanfranchi has a private practice devoted exclusively to breast surgery in Bound Brook, New Jersey.  A 1975 graduate of Georgetown School of Medicine, she is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery.  She is a member of the Professional Advisory Committee for the Wellness Community and on the Expert Advisory Panel for the New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners.  She is Vice President/Secretary of the Breast Cancer Prevention Institute in Poughkeepsie, New York.

These information-packed seminars will present the evidence about how a woman's reproductive choices affect their risk of breast cancer.  For example, Dr. Lanfranchi will discuss how breast cancer develops as a result of interaction among three major influences: genetics, overexposure to estrogen, and breast tissue.

These seminars are hosted by The Coalition on Abortion/Breast Cancer in Hoffman Estates, Illinois,   The media and the public are invited.

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