Norris Cotton Cancer Center Hosts Breast Cancer NEW Information Night October 17
October 04, 2013
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month the Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) will host a free Breast Cancer NEW Information Night on October 17, 2013, from 5 to 7 pm, in Rubin Building Auditorium E & F, DHMC, Lebanon, NH.
Doctors and researchers from NCCC’s Comprehensive Breast Cancer Program will give short presentations highlighting recent research, including:
- Heart Sparing Radiation Therapy
- Breast Surgery: When Less is More
- Wellbeing after Diagnosis
- Obesity and Cancer
- Planning Activity for Health
The community is invited to join us for healthy snacks, gifts, and for tours of our breast imaging facilities and a demonstration of tomosynthesis, our newest technology for breast cancer screening. Visitors will be able to talk directly with those conducting cutting-edge research to improve breast cancer prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.
For more information please call (603) 653-9000.
About Norris Cotton Cancer Center at Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Norris Cotton Cancer Center combines advanced cancer research at Dartmouth College and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth with patient-centered cancer care provided at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock regional locations in Manchester, Nashua, and Keene, NH, and St. Johnsbury, VT, and at 12 partner hospitals throughout New Hampshire and Vermont. It is one of 41 centers nationwide to earn the National Cancer Institute’s “Comprehensive Cancer Center” designation. Learn more about Norris Cotton Cancer Center research, programs, and clinical trials online at cancer.dartmouth.edu.