About EOBC Education
Early onset breast cancer, defined as breast cancer occurring in women under the age of 45, accounts for approximately 10% of new breast cancer cases in the United States. Younger women tend to experience more aggressive disease, higher risk of recurrence and death, and more long-term survivorship issues than older women.
ACOG is pleased to offer the free online course series, Understanding Early Onset Breast Cancer.
- Developed through a partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), these courses are available to obstetrician-gynecologists and other women’s health care clinicians including family physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and genetic counselors.
- Each course is eligible for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM, 7 Category 1 College Cognate Credits, and 7 Nursing Contact Hours.
- You must login or create an account to take either course. Follow the links below to begin.
- Executive Summary of the Early-Onset Breast Cancer Evidence Review Conference
- Infographic: Early Onset Breast Cancer (PDF)
Julia O'Hara, Program Manager
Understanding EOBC Course Series
This free online series was developed in partnership with the CDC and is eligible for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM, 7 Category 1 College Cognate Credits, and 7 Nursing Contact Hours.