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Exploring the Mechanics of Preventing and Treating Breast Cancer: A Detailed Overview


Nov 20, 2023

Blanchard Valley Health System and the Mayo Clinic are joining forces to present a “Live & Learn” educational presentation on Thursday, November 30, 2023. This presentation will focus on the science behind the prevention and treatment of breast cancer.

The experts presenting at this event include Dr. Bill Kose, vice president of special projects for BVHS; Dr. Derek Thomas, a physician with The Armes Family Cancer Care Center; and Dr. Sandhya Pruthi, a physician with Mayo Clinic. These healthcare professionals will discuss the latest research and advancements in breast cancer prevention and treatment.

As a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, Blanchard Valley Health System is the first Ohio-based healthcare provider to have this distinction. This partnership allows BVHS to collaborate closely with Mayo Clinic specialists to provide patients in Northwest Ohio with the most advanced medical knowledge and treatment options.

By working with Mayo Clinic, BVHS doctors have access to cutting-edge research, diagnostic tools, and treatment recommendations. This enables them to develop personalized treatment plans for their patients, including those with cancer. Additionally, BVHS physicians can consult with Mayo Clinic experts and submit cases for evaluation.

The presentation will take place via Zoom from noon to 1 p.m., making it easily accessible to interested parties from any location. Those who would like to attend can visit bvhs.info/LiveandLearn for more information about how to participate or submit questions ahead of time by emailing [email protected]. Further assistance can be obtained by calling 419-423-5551.

This collaboration between Blanchard Valley Health System and the Mayo Clinic promises to provide valuable insights into breast cancer prevention and treatment options for healthcare providers in Northwest Ohio.

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