Getty ImagesNancy Brinker, the founding chair of breast cancer research organization Susan G. Komen for the Cure, will speak Monday, November 23 in a press conference over the controversial new federal guidelines for breast cancer screenings. Brinker is set to challenge the recent findings from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force that suggest annual mammograms for women in their 40s are unnecessary. Brinker, who is a cancer survivor herself, will likely respond in opposition to the...Read Full Story
Nancy Brinker is the founding chair of the breast cancer research organization Susan G. Komen for the Cure. She is a cancer survivor and in the news in November 2009 because of new federal breast cancer screening recommendations.