June Science Café – From Bench to Bedside: Treatment Advances in Breast Cancer
Tuesday, June 27 @ 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Join the CTSI and the St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care for a discussion lead by Dr. Carmen Bergom, Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
You are invited to a brief presentation by an expert in breast cancer treatment followed by a conversation with community members.
Carmen Bergom, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology. She obtained undergraduate degrees in Chemical Engineering and Biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a Master’s degree in Epidemiology at Cambridge University, and M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Bergom’s primary focus of treatment and research is breast cancer. Dr. Bergom treats breast cancer patients and also leads a translational and basic breast cancer research laboratory at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She also conducts clinical trials in breast cancer. She has held a CTSI Mentored Career Development Award, and her breast cancer research is supported by local, state, and national grants. Dr. Bergom cares for patients at the Froedtert and Medical College Breast Cancer Center.
Photography: During the Science Café, we may capture photos that will solely be used for the aims of the Clinical and Translational Science Institute and Community Engagement.
Videotaping: During the Science Café, we may capture video of the presentation and a selection of interactions between the audience and speaker. The video may be posted on various web resources, in presentations, or other educational opportunities that will solely be used for the aims of the Clinical and Translational Science Institute and Community Engagement.
Broadcasting: During the Science Café, we may stream the presentation and interactions between the audience and speaker. Only those in attendance (speaker and audience) will be able to view the interactions.
By attending the Science Cafe, your consent for photos, videos, or broadcasting is implied. If you do not wish to be in photos, videos, or broadcasting please inform a staff or faculty member when checking in at the registration table.
Publication or White Paper: The themes that come from the Science Cafe could be used in possible future publications or white papers. No direct quotations or identifiable information will be used for publication.