Moffitt Cancer Center Patients Can Mingle with Survivors and Doctors at Free LATTE Patient Forum

January 22, 2014

WHO: Moffitt Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida, and the Lung and Thoracic Tumor Education (LATTE) Program will host a special forum to honor patients, their families and the cancer community.

WHAT: The Department of Thoracic Oncology will host a free lunch program that features presentations from Scott Antonia, M.D., Ph.D., department chair, and esophageal cancer survivor Bob Westbrook.  Participants will be treated to lunch and will have the opportunity to ask questions of the speakers about their experiences and expertise.

WHEN: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18

WHERE: Fox Hollow Golf and Country Club, 10050 Robert Trent Jones Parkway, Trinity, FL 34655

CONTACT: Email Latte@Moffitt.org or call 1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488).

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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