The Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center

The Genetics of Breast Cancer: What You Need to Know

The Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center

Please join us to learn first-hand about:

  • Breast care - past, present and future
  • How genetics can help determine your risk for getting cancer
  • What questions do I need to ask my family?

This FREE event is a unique opportunity for patients, their families and community members to learn more about breast cancer from area experts. There will be time for Q & A.


  • Scott H. Kurtzman, MD FACS, Chairman of Surgery | Program Director General Surgery Residency, Waterbury Hospital
  • Yvonne Ruddy-Stein, APRN, Polokoff Breast Care

5:30 PM - 6:00 PM:  Check-in & Light Dinner
6:00 - 7:00 PM:  Presentation / Discussion

RSVP for this FREE program by October 25th. You can register by phone (203.575.5548), fax (203.575.5562) or email ( Event flyer available for download.