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International Breast Density & Cancer Risk Assessment Workshop

The 11th International Breast Density Workshop

Shaping the Future of Quantitative Breast Cancer Imaging and Risk Assessment

June 4–6, 2025 | Līhuʻe, Kauaʻi Island, Hawaiʻi

IBDW stands as a distinguished global symposium dedicated to the exploration of breast cancer risk assessment and new advancements in quantitative breast imaging science.

Join Leaders in Breast Cancer Research

The International Breast Density & Cancer Risk Assessment Workshop (IBDW) convenes leading experts in quantifying dense breast tissue, image features, and breast cancer risk. Since its inception in 2002 in San Francisco, CA, and its relocation to Hawai‘i in 2019, IBDW has been a collaborative platform for attendees to share groundbreaking research, foster dialogue, and collaboration, and cultivate professional connections across all career stages.

Inclusive Community

As an international forum with a focus on the global impact of breast cancer, IBDW embraces inclusivity, welcoming participants from diverse scientific backgrounds to contribute to the collective understanding of imaging-based breast cancer risk assessment.

Interdisciplinary Collaboration

IBDW facilitates dialogue among researchers from a variety of fields including but not limited to oncologists, radiologists, primary care providers, epidemiologists, and basic scientists. These researchers can engage with industry partners, fostering innovative approaches to breast cancer.

Networking Opportunities

Attendees of IBDW have the opportunity to network with peers, forge new collaborations, and exchange insights, fostering professional connections that transcend geographical boundaries.

Cutting-edge Research

IBDW provides a platform for the presentation of pioneering research in breast density measurement, quantitative imaging technologies, and risk assessment methodologies, highlighting the latest developments in the field.

Explore the Future of Breast Cancer Research

Join us at the next IBDW to delve into the latest advancements in quantitative breast cancer imaging and risk assessment. Experience dynamic discussions, gain insights from leading experts, and contribute to shaping the future of breast cancer prevention research and care.

Registration Type Early Bird Rate
Clinical/Academic MD | Academic PhD
$700 USD
Allied Health Professional
$550 USD
Residents, Fellows, Students, Post Docs within 3 years of degree
$450 USD

Secure Your Participation

Submit an abstract to secure your place at the forefront of breast cancer research. Share your work with a vibrant community of scholars, clinicians, and industry professionals dedicated to combating breast cancer.

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Course Directors

Headshot of Dr. John Shepherd

John Shepherd, PhD
Researcher/Professor
University of Hawai’i Cancer Center

Karla Kerlikowske, MD
Professor
UC San Francisco School of Medicine

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