Publications

Weight Change in Breast Cancer Survivors

 

“Weight change in breast cancer survivors compared to cancer-free women: a prospective study in women at familial risk of breast cancer” Gross AL, Axilbund JE, Armstrong DK, May BJ, Roden R, Visvanathan K. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention 2015:1262-9.

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Abstracts/ Posters/ Presentations

  • “Association Between Flame-broiled Fish Consumption and Breast Cancer: A Case-control Study in Women with High Familial Risk”, poster presented at the 2016 American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Conference
  • “Adiposity Post Oophorectomy in Young Women at High Risk for Breast and Ovarian Cancer”, poster presented at the 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting
  • “Longitudinal Comparison of Body Mass Index (BMI) in Breast Cancer Survivors to Cancer Free Women: A Prospective Study in High Risk Women”, poster presented at the 2013 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting
  • “Characterizing Benign Breast Disease in Women at High Risk for Breast Cancer”, presented at the  2010 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting (currently being updated)
  • “Information on Perceived Breast Cancer Risk May Help Tailor Risk Assessment Among High Risk Women”, poster presented at the 2008 American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Conference

Other Presentations

Doorways to Discovery | Breast Cancer Prevention

Principal Investigator of the BOSS Cohort, Dr. Kala Visvanathan discusses promising advances in breast cancer prevention.

Inherited Breast Cancer Concerns

Medical Oncologist and Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Breast and Ovarian Surveillance Service (BOSS) Dr. Kala Visvanathan discusses cancer as a family disease, who may be a good candidate for genetic testing, how testing is done, and what individuals need to know if they test positive for a genetic mutation.


Staying abreast:  Learn the Facts about Breast Cancer Risk

staying-abreastMedical Oncologist and Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Clinical Cancer Genetics and Prevention Service Dr. Kala Visvanathan discusses breast cancer risk at the annual Johns Hopkins women’s conference, A Woman’s Journey.