Head and Neck Cancer Screening At No Cost to You

Description

Studies show that oral HPV infection is linked to head and neck cancer and its incidence is on the rise. Smoking, drinking alcohol, using oral tobacco products, and chewing paan remain well known risk factors for head and neck Cancer.

This screening will focus on cancers of the head, neck, and throat. A visual inspection of the head, neck, and throat will take place during this screening. Anyone over age 18 is welcome to attend.

Please arrive no earlier than 4:30 p.m. and no later than 7:30 p.m. to ensure that you are seen.

No appointment is necessary. For screening information only, please call 212.263.2266.

Co-sponsored by the Division of Head and Neck Surgery/Department of Otolaryngology.

Date & Time

Thursday, April 24, 2014
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location

Perlmutter Cancer Center
160 East 34th Street (between Lexington and Third Avenues)
9th Floor
New York, NY

 

 

Start Date: 
Thu, 2014-04-24 17:00
Event Type: 
Screenings