Overcoming the Barriers: Cancer Navigation Screening and Prevention Seminar
Prevention and detection are the keys to overcoming common cancers. Join us for a free seminar to better equip yourself with the right information regarding the latest updates and controversies in cancer screening. Topics will include:
- “Navigating the Latest Guidelines” presented by Debbie Otani, RN, OCN, CBCN (MedStar Montgomery Cancer Care Nurse Navigator)
- “Cancer Myths” presented by Asma Ali Dilawari, MD (MedStar Montgomery Hematology and Medical Oncology)
- “Barriers to Screenings” presented by Albert Porambo, MD (Community Radiology Associates)
- “Women’s Health” presented by Nasrin Ansari, MD (MedStar Montgomery General Surgery)
By reducing or eliminating barriers to care, individuals can receive the screening and diagnostic services needed. With early detection and treatment of cancer, morbidity and mortality can be reduced.
Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2016
8 to 10 am
MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
18101 Prince Philip Dr.
Olney, MD 20832
Please RSVP via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (301) 774-8881. The seminar will also be available via webinar.
Note: Please include Participant Name, Organization, Email, Phone number, Attendance (Live or Web)
This workshop is provided by MedStar and the Disparities in Cancer Task Force, a regional collaboration of state government, local government, hospital, and community leadership with the aim of reducing disparities in cancer care in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties.