Moffitt Offers Free Cancer Screenings July 27 at Clearwater Beach’s Pier 60

July 22, 2019

WHO:             Moffitt Cancer Center’s Cutaneous and Head and Neck Oncology programs

WHAT:           Moffitt Cancer Center will offer free skin, head, neck and oral cancer screenings at Pier 60 in Clearwater on Saturday, July 27.

This is the 23rd year that Moffitt has offered free skin cancer screenings and the second year offering head, neck and oral cancer screenings. Moffitt will be under the Pavilion next to the pier.

One in five Americans will develop skin cancer, making it the most common form of cancer. Each year, more than 55,000 Americans are diagnosed with head, neck and oral cancers.

Free samples of sunscreen, lip balm and educational materials will also be available.

WHEN:           Saturday, July 27, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

WHERE:         Pier 60 Park, Causeway Blvd., Clearwater Beach, FL 33767

PHOTOS:       https://moffitt.smugmug.com/Events/Mole-Patrol/

B-ROLL:         https://www.dropbox.com/s/5lo2bccjgoes89q/MolePatrolPier60_Media.mp4?dl=0          

CONTACT:     For more information email steve.blanchard@moffitt.org, call 813-745-1718 or text 727-656-0478.

About Moffitt Cancer Center
Moffitt is dedicated to one lifesaving mission: to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. The Tampa-based facility is one of only 50 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, a distinction that recognizes Moffitt’s scientific excellence, multidisciplinary research, and robust training and education. Moffitt is a Top 10 cancer hospital and has been nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report since 1999. Moffitt devotes more than 2 million square feet to research and patient care. Moffitt’s expert nursing staff is recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center with Magnet® status, its highest distinction. With more than 6,000 team members, Moffitt has an economic impact in the state of $2.5 billion. For more information, call 1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488), visit MOFFITT.org, and follow the momentum on FacebookTwitter and YouTube.

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