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Providence Cancer Center hosts free cancer prevention education series

 
ANCHORAGE, AK — The Providence Cancer Center is hosting a series of free cancer prevention education seminars. Many cancers are preventable by making healthy lifestyle choices. The Providence Cancer Center is bringing together various health care professionals with specialized training in cancer treatment and/or prevention to share information about minimizing individual cancer risk.
 
Event topics and dates:
Topic: Chemoprevention: what is it?
Presenter: Dale Webb, MD, Katmai Oncology Group
Date: Monday, March 24
 
Topic: Genetics and cancer: know your risk factors
Presenter: Maggie Miller, MS, Providence Cancer Center
Date: Monday, March 31
 
Topic: Nutrition and exercise: reduce your risk for cancer
Presenters: Cynthia Decker, RN, BSN, OCN, Providence Cancer Center; Markian Babij, ND, FABNO, Avante Medical Center
Date: Monday, April 7
 
All events will occur from 6 to 8 p.m., in Room U2281 at the Providence Health Park, 3851 Piper St., Anchorage. For detailed information about each topic, visit: alaska.providence.org. To RSVP, call 212-6870.
 
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About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Alaska Medical Center is part of Providence Health & Services, a not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities. For more information about PAMC, visit: alaska.providence.org.
 
 
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