Date: January 31, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Title: Every Person Has A Story. Learn How Your Past Can Help Build Your Future.
Speaker: Dr. Dee-Dee Shiller
The Program: The objective of this program to promote breast cancer awareness and education. The focus is on the BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutation for breast cancer. Testing will be offered after the presentation. All are welcome to attend at no charge.
INFO: Debbie Shpritz, email@example.com or 410-363-6280
About Dr. Shiller: Dr. Dee-Dee Shiller is a board certified gynecologist and osteopath. She graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine where she was awarded an undergraduate fellowship in osteopathic manipulative medicine. She completed her OB/Gyn residency in Baltimore at Sinai Hospital.
Dr. Shiller was the Chief of gynecology at Good Samaritan Hospital and then was the founding director of the Women’s Wellness center at Northwest Hospital. She currently performs surgery at both Northwest and Sinai Hospitals.
Dr. Shiller takes a holistic approach to treating a wide range of gynecologic conditions. She is an active community speaker and advocate for Women’s preventive health.
Dr. Shiller grew up in Baltimore and was the first graduating class from Beth Tfiloh. She herself is Ashkenazi Jewish. She has been actively working to reduce the transmission of genetic diseases in her community for years. She has committed herself to educating her community about their increased risks of breast and ovarian cancer. She feels that each family, with education and guidance, has the chance to change their destiny.