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Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on New Approaches to Early Detection and Diagnosis of Breast Cancer; Herdman R, Norton L, editors. Saving Women's Lives: Strategies for Improving Breast Cancer Detection and Diagnosis: A Breast Cancer Research Foundation and Institute of Medicine Symposium. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2005.

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Saving Women's Lives: Strategies for Improving Breast Cancer Detection and Diagnosis: A Breast Cancer Research Foundation and Institute of Medicine Symposium.

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EDWARD E. PENHOET (Chair), Director, Science and Higher Education Programs, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, San Francisco, CA

DIANA B. PETITTI (Vice Chair), Senior Scientific Advisor Health Policy and Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA

MARTIN D. ABELOFF, Director, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

COLIN B. BEGG, Chairman, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

M. KATHLEEN BEHRENS, General Partner, RS & Co. Venture Partners IV, L.P. RS Investments, San Francisco, CA

RICHARD BOHMER, Assistant Professor, Harvard Business School, Boston, MA

CHRISTINE BRUNSWICK, Vice President, National Breast Cancer Coalition, Washington, DC

SANJIV S. GAMBHIR, Director, Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

ROBERT A. GREENES, Professor, Radiology and Health Sciences & Technology, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

JEFFREY R. MARKS, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

BARBARA J. McNEIL, Ridley Watts Professor and Head, Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; Professor of Radiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

DAVID C. MOWERY, Professor, Walter A. Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, CA

ETTA D. PISANO, Chief of Breast Imaging, Department of Radiology, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC

GLENN D. STEELE, President and CEO, Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA

KIRBY G. VOSBURGH, Associate Director, Center for Integration of Medicine and Innovative Technologies (CIMIT), Cambridge, MA

WILLIAM C. WOOD, Chief of Surgery, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA


LAURA J. ESSERMAN, Director, Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA

LANCE A. LIOTTA, Chief, Laboratory of Pathology, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD

LARRY NORTON, Deputy Physician-in-Chief and Director of Breast Cancer Programs, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

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ROGER C. HERDMAN, Director, National Cancer Policy Board

ELIZABETH J. BROWN, Research Assistant

MARY ANN F. PRYOR, Project Assistant

ANIKE L. JOHNSON, Administrative Assistant

LARRY NORTON, Chair, Medical Advisory Board, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Copyright © 2005, National Academy of Sciences.
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