Breast Cancer Seminar
Breast Cancer Seminar
Special Guest Speaker: Dr. Ina Patel
Internal Medicine – Hematology/Oncology,
UT Southwestern’s Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
October 1st, 2022 from 9:30am – 11:30am
Cost $5 includes lunch : Register at bit.ly/WBCBreastCancer
For women and men, our guest speaker, Dr. Ina Patel, will address an array of topics which include the following: Early Detection of Breast Cancer, Family Stress, and Ways to Prevent Breast Cancer.
Come to enjoy the raffles, games, numerous vendors and learn more about breast cancer. Cost is $5 and includes lunch! To register, visit https://bit.ly/WBCBreastCancer.
- Praise & Worship
- Craft & Games
- Guest Speaker Topics
- Early detection of breast cancer
- Family stress
- Ways to prevent breast cancer
- What family history has to do with breast cancer
- Self-care maintenance
- How to handle or deal with a mastectomy or when is one necessary and reconstruction afterward
- How to handle or deal with chemo and radiation
- Vendors and One-on-one with Dr. Patel
Dr. Ina Patel's Biography
Ina J. Patel, D.O., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine’s Division of Hematology and Oncology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. She specializes in breast and lung cancer as well as general hematology and oncology.
Dr. Patel earned her medical degree at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed a residency in internal medicine at Medical City Fort Worth, serving as Chief Resident, and then received advanced training in hematology and oncology through a fellowship at Texas A&M College of Medicine. She also holds an undergraduate degree in biological sciences from the University of Chicago.
Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, she joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2020.
Dr. Patel sees patients at UT Southwestern’s Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center located both at the Moncrief Cancer Institute in Fort Worth and on UTSW’s main campus in Dallas. Her clinical practice emphasizes patient- and family-centered care as well as providing her patients with clinical research trial options. She is also passionate about teaching fellows, residents, and medical students.
She is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Internists, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the American Osteopathic Association, and the Gold Humanism Honor Society.