Thursday 19 October 2023 at 7pm BST
A Physician Previvor’s Journey from Breast Cancer Awareness to Action with Lifestyle Medicine
with Dr Simran Malhotra, Palliative Care and Lifestyle Medicine Physician and BRCA1 Previvor
Hosted by Rohini Bajekal, Nutritionist & Board Member of Plant-Based Health Professionals UK
(CPD Accredited with 1 CPD Hour from the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine and CME accredited for the LM MOC)
Participants will learn about the modifiable and nonmodifiable risk factors of breast cancer and the everyday lifestyle actions that are in their control to reduce their risk of breast cancer. In addition, they will be better informed on hereditary mutations, such as BRCA1.
What will I learn from this webinar?
- Review breast cancer statistics and risk factors, including the role of genetics
- Define lifestyle medicine and its role in breast cancer risk reduction
- Identify 4 actionable ways to reduce risk of breast cancer
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About the speaker
Dr Simran Malhotra is a triple board-certified physician specialising in palliative care and life-style medicine as well as a wellness and culinary coach. She is also a mother of two and a BRCA 1 previvor with a strong family history of cancer who underwent a risk reducing bilateral mastectomy and total hysterectomy at 32. She is passionate about educating people living with or at risk for serious illness on the powerful impact that positive lifestyle and mindset changes can have on their quality of life and even longevity.
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