By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to: 

  • Explain the difference between hereditary and nonhereditary breast cancer. 
  • Discuss the benefits and limitations of genetic testing. 
  • Discuss the importance of the Sister Study. 
  • Explain how a family history of breast cancer may affect an individual’s risk for developing breast and/or ovarian cancer.

Target Audience

The target audience is mammography technologists. Other technologists and medical personnel may also benefit from viewing this program