Moffitt Cancer Center Offers a Free Educational Event on the Latest Advances in the Prevention and Treatment of Lung Cancer

October 28, 2013

WHO: Moffitt Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida, will host ¡Salud! Serie de charlas: Avances en la prevención y el tratamiento del cáncer de pulmón, a free educational event presented in Spanish, focusing on the latest advances in the prevention and treatment of lung cancer.

WHAT: ¡Salud! will feature health care experts discussing the latest recommendations for prevention and early detection of lung cancer, offer resources to help quit smoking, and testimonials from cancer survivors.  Participants will have an opportunity ask questions during a Q-and-A. Food will be provided, and attendees can enter chance drawings. Space is limited.

WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 23, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Stabile Research Building, Tampa, FL

CONTACT:       Call Yonaira Rivera at 813-745-1988, email Psm-MCC.Partnership@Moffitt.orgor

About Moffitt Cancer Center

Located in Tampa, Moffitt is one of only 41 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, a distinction that recognizes Moffitt’s excellence in research, its contributions to clinical trials, prevention and cancer control. Moffitt is the No. 1 cancer hospital in Florida and has been listed in U.S. News & World Report as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” for cancer since 1999. With more than 4,200 employees, Moffitt has an economic impact on the state of nearly $2 billion. For more information, visit, and follow the Moffitt momentum on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube