To commemorate Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Boca Regional Hospital’s
Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute will host a free health
fair and lung cancer discussion on Thursday, November 19 from 4:30pm to
6:30pm. Held in conjunction with the American Cancer Society’s (ACS)
annual Great American Smokeout, the event will include an interactive
health fair featuring representatives from the ACS, American Lung Association,
Area Health Education Center, AstraZenteca and Myriad MyPlan. An informative
presentation on lung cancer prevention, detection and treatment options
will be given by the region’s leading lung cancer experts. Current
and former tobacco users and those who are interested in learning more
about lung health are invited to attend this free event. A “Cold
Turkey” sandwich, chips and a beverage will be provided. To learn
more, call 561.955.3276.
The Lynn Cancer Institute is located at 701 NW 13th Street, Boca Raton, FL 33486.
About Boca Raton Regional Hospital – Advancing the boundaries of medicine.
Boca Raton Regional Hospital is an advanced, tertiary medical center
(BRRH.com) with 400 beds and more than 800 primary and specialty physicians on staff.
The Hospital is a recognized leader in oncology, cardiovascular disease
and surgery, minimally invasive surgery, orthopedics, women’s health,
emergency medicine and the neurosciences, all of which offer state-of-the-art
diagnostic and imaging capabilities. The Hospital is a designated Comprehensive
Stroke Center by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA).
Boca Raton Regional Hospital is the recipient of the 2014 Distinguished
Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™ for 10 years running and
was named one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals in 2011, 2012, 2013
and 2014, both by Healthgrades®. Boca Raton Regional Hospital was
also recognized in
U.S. News & World Report’s 2015–2016 Best Hospitals listing as a top-ranked hospital in the
South Florida metropolitan area for the fourth time in the last five years.
Thomas Chakurda, 561.955.3586
Vice President, Marketing