If you are interested in any aspect of the obesity-cancer link, please do not miss the opportunity to attend the Obesity & Cancer (O&C) Section meeting this year. Highlights will include Susan G. KomenĀ® Breast Cancer Challenge grantees who will be presenting the results of their 2018 pilot studies in addition to 2019 Susan G. KomenĀ® Breast Cancer Challenge semi-finalists explaining their idea in 10-minute presentations. Three finalists will be selected during this event. Grant recipients will receive $5,000 each. An interactive Q&A will provide ample opportunity for attendees to engage the winners. Please join us!

Sponsored by:
Susan G Komen


10:30am The Breast Milk Microbiome and its Relationship with Obesity and Other Breast Cancer Risk Factors
10:40am The Edmonton Obesity Staging System and Breast Cancer Risk and Prognosis in Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana: A Population-Based Cohort Study of 450,000 Women.
10:50am Stress Steroids and Obesity; Implications for Breast Cancer Metastasis
11:00am Association Between Obesity, Breast Cancer and the Renin Angiotensin System in Breast Cancer Patients
11:10am Is Insulin Receptor Isoform A Expression Associated with Racial Disparities in Breast Cancer Prognosis?