Share Your Story

Tell us about your cancer or cancer risk journey. Have you, a friend or family member confronted cancer? How has your life been changed or challenged? Are you a doctor, scientist or donor committed to ending hereditary cancers? Are you a patient yourself?

Sharing your story can help the UCSF Center for BRCA Research generate awareness about hereditary cancers and cancer risk, and provide strength and support to others who are facing hereditary cancer. Thank you for sharing. We welcome written narrative, visual art or video submissions. 

By submitting your story, you give your consent to having your story shared publicly. Your message will be reviewed by our team and you will be contacted directly if the information will be used in our efforts to inspire others.

If you are looking for resources or support programs, please click here for our Resources listing.  If you would like to make a clinic appointment or connect with our research program, please click here for contact information.

To share your story, please click here to email us. In your message, please indicate you relationship to hereditary cancer (current patient, survivor, previvor, family member, friend, caregiver, doctor, scientist, donor etc).