Be a Cancer Survivor: What You Need to Know About Gynecologic Cancer

August 21, 2013 by  
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WHAT: 

Thousands of women are diagnosed with a gynecological cancer every year. Knowing the facts could save your life. Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women is holding a free, one-night seminar featuring two gynecologic oncologists who will discuss why these cancers are hard to detect, warning signs and symptoms, how to lower your risk and what to expect if you are diagnosed. A guest panelist will also share her inspiring story of surviving ovarian cancer.

 

WHEN:

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

 

WHERE:

Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women
4th floor, Conference Education Center

6651 Main Street, Houston, TX 77030

Paid parking available in the Pavilion for Women garage

 

INFO:

Admission is free. Space is limited. Registration required.

For more information and to register, visit bit.ly/CancerSurvivor

 

About Texas Children’s Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital, a not-for-profit organization, is committed to creating a community of healthy children through excellence in patient care, education and research. Consistently ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the nation, Texas Children’s has recognized Centers of Excellence in multiple pediatric subspecialties including the Cancer and Heart Centers, and operates the largest primary pediatric care network in the country. Texas Children’s has completed a $1.5 billion expansion, which includes the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; and Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston. For more information on Texas Children’s, go to www.texaschildrens.org. Get the latest news from Texas Children’s by visiting the online newsroom and on Twitter at twitter.com/texaschildrens.

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