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Biden Cancer Community Summit

Sep 17, 2018, 12:20 PM by Melodi Moore
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Please join the UTMB Cancer Center and participate in the

Biden Cancer Community Summit

Purpose:  Bring community, caregivers, researchers and clinicians together for discussion about cancer concerns in Galveston County, especially prevention and survivorship.

When:              September 21, 2018

Where:            Jennie Sealy Hospital, Room 2.506B 

What Time:     9:30 – 1:00

Please RSVP and see a tentative agenda at or by calling 409-266-9428.

Lunch will not be provided, but stay and have lunch with new friends after the Summit on campus.

The Biden Cancer Initiative is a response to the lack of a cohesive, comprehensive and timely approach to cancer prevention, detection, diagnosis, research, and care. Fueled by urgency, the Initiative stands on behalf of every patient, every family, every community having to deal with a cancer diagnosis and the complex and confusing maze they must navigate thereafter. It is an independent nonprofit organization that builds on the Cancer Moonshot’s goals and grounded on Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden’s firm commitment to ending cancer as we know it.  Their work is shaped by the breadth and depth of insight, experience, and expertise of a board of directors and advisory committee.