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JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE OF CENTRAL NEW JERSEY invites you to a special event ...

Join Us!

Tuesday May 24, 2011 7 p.m.

What is Jewish about Breast Cancer? Featured speakers

Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA Clinical Director of Sharsheret

at the

JCC of Central NJ 1391 Martine Ave. Scotch Plains, NJ 07076 Admission is FREE!

The program will feature light refreshments. Topics include •

The risk for hereditary breast cancer in Ashkenazi Jewish families and the role of family history

Psychosocial impact of genetic testing on the Jewish woman and her family

Follow-up care and support for women who test negative or positive for genetic alterations

For more information and reservations, contact

Shari Bloomberg at (908) 352-8375

For more information about Genetics for Life and Sharsheret please call toll-free (866) 474-2774 or visit

Sherry Grumet MA, MS, CGS

Genetic Counselor Trinitas

Cancer survivors

Jessica Savitt of Elizabeth and Dana Kaplan Richter of Westfield will also be speaking organization for young Jewish women and their families facing breast cancer.

This program is made possible by a grant from the Jewish Federation of Central New Jersey and is part of a series of programs offered through KESHER: The Jewish Connection of JFS of Central New Jersey

Also sponsored by Trinitas Comprehensive Cancer Center

Sharsheret Event  

What is Jewish about Breast Cancer?