Moffitt Cancer Center and Partners Host the 14th Annual Men’s Health Forum

February 07, 2014

WHO: Moffitt Cancer Center, the only Florida-based NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center. 

WHAT: The Men’s Health Forum is a shared effort by Moffitt Cancer Center and nearly 80 community organizations that partner together to offer free health screenings, such as blood pressure, cholesterol, HIV/AIDS/STI and skin cancer, to medically underserved and uninsured men in the Tampa Bay area. In addition to screenings, the forum provides health education workshops, fitness demonstrations and hosts more than 50 community support services exhibitors.

Admission and parking are free. Breakfast and lunch are available while supplies last.

The Men’s Health Forum is a bilingual event held in English and Spanish with Haitian Creole-speaking volunteers also available onsite.

Sponsors include Moffitt Cancer Center; New York Yankees; Movember Stache League; HART; Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.; and WMNF 88.5 FM.

WHEN: Saturday, March 8, 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

WHERE: University of South Florida, Marshall Student Center, USF Cedar Circle, Tampa, Fla., 33620

REGISTER:    Visit www.MHFTampa.com or call 1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488) and press 4.

CONTACT:    Nikki Ross-Inda at 813-325-9462 or Nikki.Inda@Moffitt.org.                             

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 MOFFITT.org, and follow the Moffitt momentum on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

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