The Wisdom study


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We need your help! Join the Wisdom study and help end mammogram screening confusion.

Partner with University of California medical researchers in a study designed to end the confusion about when to start and how often to have a mammogram.

  • Learn about your personal risk for breast cancer
  • Receive genomic results for free
  • Help us clarify mammogram guidelines for ourselves, our sisters, our daughters and future generations

About the study

It’s simple. Participation can mostly be done from home, and there are no additional medical visits required.

It’s safe. Your health is our top priority. Everyone in the study receives high quality care.

It's scientific. Team up with medical researchers to discover the best mammogram guidelines.


You may be eligible to participate, if:

  • You are a woman 40 to 74 years of age, and
  • You have not had breast cancer or DCIS

How to participate

Join the study by clicking on this link to go to the Wisdom Study website. If you are interested in participating and would like more information, you can contact the local UCLA Wisdom Study team at (310) 794-0981 or via email

About this study

This research is being conducted by:

Arash Naeim, M.D., Ph.D., a professor of medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology.

Neil Wenger, M.D., M.P.H., a professor of medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine and Medical Division of General Internal Medicine.