Moffitt Cancer Center Presents The L.A.T.T.E. Forum

April 23, 2008

Lung Cancer Advocacy

Tampa, FL – Moffitt Cancer Center’s thoracic oncology program invites patients, family and friends to attend the Lung and Thoracic Tumor Education (LATTE) forum.

The LATTE forum will be held on Thursday, May 22 from 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Parkview Room at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive in Largo.

This is a semi-annual event that provides community education about lung cancer research, treatment, prevention and screening. 

The event will feature patient testimonials, a presentation by Moffitt’s Dr. Eric Haura on cutting edge lung cancer treatments and a multidisciplinary “Ask the Experts” panel presentation.

The forum will also include “Faces of Lung Cancer,” a collection of photographs and personal stories of lung cancer patients, their caregivers and health care professionals.

A complimentary lunch will be served.

For more information, call 1-888-MOFFITT. Space is limited and reservations are required for the event. Please RSVP by Thursday, May 16.

About H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

Located in Tampa, Florida, Moffitt Cancer Center (www.moffitt.org) is the only Florida-based cancer center with the NCI designation as a Comprehensive Cancer Center for its excellence in research and contributions to clinical trials, prevention and cancer control. Moffitt currently has 15 affiliates in Florida, one in Georgia and two in Puerto Rico. Additionally, Moffitt is a member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, a prestigious alliance of the country’s leading cancer centers, and is listed in U.S. News & World Report as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” for cancer, as well as for ear, nose and throat. Moffitt’s sole mission is to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer.

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