March 2, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 9



Newly Granted


Bilingual presentation on cancer prevention is March 9

Dr. Elmer Huerta of the Washington Cancer Institute in Washington, D.C., will lead a discussion about cancer and its prevention and control during a bilingual presentation March 9 at the University of the Incarnate Word International Conference Center, 847 E. Hildebrand. The presentation is organized in part by the UTHSC Hispanic Center of Excellence.

The San Antonio Cancer Institute's Office of Cancer Survivorship and the CTRC's Wellness Center are sponsors of this free event. To RSVP or for more information, call 616-5590.

Presentation Schedule
8:30-9:15 a.m.Meet Dr. Huerta: A Continental Breakfast and Reception for the Spanish-Speaking Community
9:30-10:00 a.m.Open Discussion (in Spanish) with Dr. Huerta: "Promoting Cancer Prevention and Control in Hispanic Communities"
10:15-11:00 a.m. Lecture (in English): "Let's Get the Word Out about Cancer Prevention and Control! How to Communicate the Message"
11:00 a.m.-noon Panel Discussion: Dr. Huerta, community representatives, cancer survivors and health professionals participate