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Can we prevent breast cancer? Lester Barr TEDxWarrington Talk

9 February 2024

Lester Barr MBE, Co-Founder and Honorary President of Prevent Breast Cancer, explains how breast cancer prevention might be achieved during a TEDxWarrington talk. 

Based on scientific research by the Prevent Breast Cancer Research Unit at the University of Manchester and teams around the world, Lester reveals the key findings of their studies. This is an enlightening assessment of the multiple factors that contribute to breast cancer risk and an urgent appeal to think differently about the future of prevention research as an absolute priority. 

Watch: Lester Barr TEDxWarrington Talk You Tube video.


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Speaker:  Dr Gerald Lip
From:  NHS Grampian & University of Aberdeen
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Host:  Sue Astley
Date:  18 July 202400:00
Speaker:  Andrea Morandi
From:  University of Florence, Italy
Title:  TBC
Host:  Rob Clarke
Date:  18 July 202400:00
Speaker:  Ernestina De Francesco
From:  Universities of Catania and Enna, Italy
Title:  TBC
Host:  Rob Clarke