About the Lynne Cohen Foundation: www.lynnecohenfoundation.org – Santa Monica, California
The Lynne Cohen Foundation focuses on prevention and early detection to combat ovarian and breast cancers. The Foundation was founded in 1998 in memory of Lynne Cohen, a loving wife, ready volunteer, and devoted mother. Her daughter, Amy Cohen Epstein, is the President and Executive Director of the Foundation, and has committed her life to providing at-risk women with the knowledge and clinical support needed to take action proactively, catch cancer early, prevent it altogether, and fight it hard – all with with a unique multidisciplinary team approach. Her efforts have been recognized by the Today Show, People Magazine, and the Reader’s Digest Health Heroes Award. Amy and the Lynne Cohen Foundation continue this work on behalf of all at-risk women, and in memory of those we’ve lost.
Julie Lang is currently at USC, but at the end of this year will become the Chief of Breast Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic, in the US.
Julie Lang, MD, FACS is an Associate Professor at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Dr. Lang is an expert in the field of breast surgical oncology, with strong expertise in both clinical care and research in the field of breast cancer. She is experienced with advanced breast surgical techniques, such as skin sparing, nipple sparing mastectomies, and coordinating reconstructive surgery with colleagues in Plastic Surgery. Her research focuses on circulating tumor cells, clinical trials, locally advanced/inflammatory breast cancer and radiation-induced sarcoma. Dr. Lang is an avid breast cancer researcher and leads the Breast Surgical Oncology Translational Research Laboratory at the Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Lang is very patient centered and strives to utilize technology and evidenced based medicine to the benefit of her patients. She has published numerous peer reviewed articles and book chapters on the topic of breast cancer.
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