Breast Health and Breast Cancer: What You Should Know | Mind Your Body

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Breast Health and Breast Cancer: What You Should Know | Mind Your Body

Join Dr Julie Liana as she answers your questions on breast health and breast cancer.

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About the Programme:

Breast cancer is the most common cancer affecting women in Singapore. What are the symptoms, signs, risk factors and preventive measures of breast cancer? And how can early detection measures like breast self-examination and mammograms help save lives? Join Dr Julie Liana, a breast surgeon practising in the Singapore General Hospital and National Cancer Centre (SingHealth Duke NUS Breast Centre), as she answers your questions on breast health and breast cancer.About the Speaker

Dr Julie Liana is a Consultant with the Department of Breast Surgery in both National Cancer Centre Singapore and Singapore General Hospital. Her practice covers benign breast conditions, the diagnosis and surgical treatment of symptomatic and screen detected breast cancer. In addition, she has a keen interest in lactational medicine, and is an International Board certified Lactation Consultant.  Julie is a mother of 3 and as a breast surgeon, she has managed patients who may suffer complications of breastfeeding, and she hopes to be able to help this group of patients as a lactation consultant. In addition, Julie led a multi-disciplinary team in a quality improvement project to streamline treatment for lymphoedema, a complication of axillary dissection and the project was awarded the Surgery Academic Clinical Programme grant in 2018. She is currently leading a project on Breast Education for Students and Teachers, in collaboration with Health Promotion Board and Ministry of Education; and is supporting the outreach on Breast Cancer Awareness with focus on the Malay-Muslim Community.

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  • Photographs and videos will be taken during the session and images captured may be used for publicity purposes.