|Kennedy to Host Prostate Cancer Program September 19th|
|Thursday, August 16, 2012|
Men over the age of 18 and their family members can learn more about prostate cancer – risk factors, diagnosis and treatment options – at a special free program set for September 19th at the Kennedy Cancer Center in Washington Township, NJ.
The program, “What You Need to Know About Prostate Cancer: It Could Save Your Life,” is sponsored by the Kennedy Health System and the Penn Cancer Network. It will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 19th at the Kennedy Cancer, 900 Medical Center Drive, Suite 100, in Sewell, NJ.
Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death for men in America, and about one man in every six will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime. While more than 240,000 cases will diagnosed this year, more than 2.5 million American men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer at some point are still alive today.
Learn more about this disease, detection, diagnosis and treatment, at this special free event.
Speakers at the program are: Penn Radiation at Kennedy Oncologist John R. Glassburn, MD, FACR, and Curtiland Deville, MD, Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology at Penn.Light refreshments will be served. Reservations are required as seating is limited. Please call (856) 218-5591 or click here to register online.