Responses to Genetic Risk Modifier Testing Among Women With BRCA1/2 Mutations

Description

The purpose of this study is to describe how women with BRCA1/2 mutations react to genetic risk modifier testing, and to examine how they make decisions about their healthcare.

Study Start Date

January, 04 2018

Estimated Completion Date

January 2021

Interventions

  • Other: Salvia sample
  • Behavioral: Questionnaires

Study ID

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center -- 17-489

Status

Recruiting

Trial ID

NCT03396341

Study Type

Observational

Trial Phase

N/A

Enrollment Quota

195

Sponsor

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Inclusion Criteria

  • Female MSK patient, age 25 years or older (given that women under this age are not generally recommended to receive BRCA1/2 genetic testing)
  • Completed full sequence BRCA1/2 genetic testing with a deleterious BRCA1/2 mutation identified
  • No personal history of breast cancer
  • English-fluent
  • the surveys were designed and validated in English and are not currently available in other languages. Translation of questionnaires into other languages would require reestablishing the reliability and validity of these measures. Therefore, participants must be able to communicate in English to complete the surveys.

Exclusion Criteria

  • Previous receipt of any prophylactic mastectomy.
  • Major psychiatric illness or cognitive impairment that in the judgment of the study investigators or study staff would preclude study participation.
  • Any patients who are unable to comply with the study procedures as determined by the study investigators or study staff.

Gender

Female

Ages

25 Years and older

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

No

Study Locations and Contact Information (5)

Study Location Distance Name Phone Email
Memorial Sloan Kettering Commack - Commack, New York 26.2 miles Jada Hamilton PhD MPH 646-888-0049 None
Memoral Sloan Kettering Westchester - Harrison, New York 28.7 miles Jada Hamilton PhD MPH 646-888-0049 None
Memorial Sloan Kettering Rockville Centre - Rockville Centre, New York 43.4 miles Jada Hamilton PhD MPH 646-888-0049 None
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center - New York, New York 50.7 miles Jada Hamilton PhD MPH 646-888-0049 None
Memorial SloanKettering at Basking Ridge - Basking Ridge, New Jersey 78.1 miles Jada Hamilton PhD MPH 646-888-0049 None

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