Preventative High-Risk Familial Breast Cancer Clinic Launched

On Tuesday 17th December 2019, the State Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for Cross River Rail, The Hon Kate Jones MLA, unveiled the Preventative High-Risk Familial Breast Cancer Clinic, a combined program between the Translational Research Institute and the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Queensland, Australia. Also present were Professor Ian Bennett, PA Hospital Director of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Brisbane woman Tahnee Brown, and Professor Carolyn Mountford, CEO and Director of Research, Translational Research Institute.

 

Above, The Honourable Kate Jones, Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development, at the launch at the Translational Research Institute.

Read the full Metro South Health news article.

 

Additional coverage of the event can be read in The Brisbane Times:

https://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/national/queensland/new-cancer-clinic-helps-women-at-high-risk-of-aggressive-breast-cancer-20191217-p53kub.html