Harvard webcast: Mammograms: Who in the world are they good for?

8 MARCH 2011 ¦ HARVARD SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH

Organizer: Harvard School of Public Health
Event dates: 8 March 2011
Venue: The Forum at Harvard School of Public Health



Expert participants

Flavia Bustreo, Assistant Director-General, Family and Community Health, World Health Organization
Felicia Knaul, Director of the Harvard Global Equity Initiative, Secretariat of the Global Task Force on Expanded Access to Cancer Care and Control in Developing Countries
Mette Kalager, Researcher and lead author of The New England Journal of Medicine article offering a new assessment of mammography's effectiveness in reducing death rates. She also is a surgeon at Oslo University Hospital and is a visiting scientist at HSPH.
Julie Gralow, Professor and Director, Breast Medical Oncology, University of Washington / Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, and Associate Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Institute

Moderator

Abigail Trafford, Award-Winning Journalist and Former Health Editor, The Washington Post Effect of Screening Mammography on Breast-Cancer Mortality in Norway September 2010 NEJM