Navigation Links
Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition Hosts Annual Conference
Date:9/11/2008

Join the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition and celebrate fifteen years of Education, Advocacy, and Research!

EPHRATA, Pa., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) Annual Conference will be held on Wednesday, October 8, 2008, at the Harrisburg Hilton & Towers from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in celebration of its fifteen years of education, advocacy, and research.

Pat Halpin-Murphy, President and Founder of the PBCC said, "The Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition Annual Conference is the only statewide breast cancer conference in Pennsylvania bringing together breast cancer survivors, advocates, medical professionals, volunteers, legislators and corporate leaders."

Registration for this highly acclaimed conference, which includes a continental breakfast, Pink Ribbon Awards Luncheon, and conference tote bag, is only $65 if registration is received before September 15, 2008, increasing to $85 thereafter. Continuing Education credits are also available for nursing attendees. Registration is available online at http://www.pabreastcancer.org/conf.

This milestone year for the PBCC brings four influential award winners to the Annual Conference. The Pink Ribbon Award will be presented to Estelle Richman, Secretary, PA Department of Public Welfare, and Frank Pinto, President and CEO, PA Association of Community Bankers.

In addition, the Vivian and Meyer P. Potamkin Foundation Award for Breast Cancer Research will be awarded to Timothy Rebbeck, Ph.D., Professor of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Sandy Cray, survivor, volunteer, advocate and Lehigh Valley Vice President, PBCC Board of Directors, will also be honored with this year's Shining Light Award.

The conference kicks-off with an evening reception on Tuesday, October 7 at 6:00 p.m. There, the PBCC will honor Grassroots Partners for their dedication to spreading the message of breast cancer awareness and early detection through unique fundraising and community outreach events throughout the year.

The PA Breast Cancer Coalition represents, supports and serves breast cancer survivors and their families in Pennsylvania through educational programming, legislative advocacy, and breast cancer research grants. For more information on the PBCC please call 1-800-377-8828 or visit the website at http://www.pabreastcancer.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Governor Rendell Offers adultBasic Coverage to 35,000 Uninsured Pennsylvanians
2. Health and Business Groups Launch Ad Campaign About Need for Comprehensive Smoke-Free Law in Pennsylvania
3. NNN Healthcare/Office REIT Acquires 2750 Monroe Boulevard in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
4. Pennsylvania Department of Aging Receives Grant to Improve Alzheimers Support
5. Pennsylvania Needs More Lung Cancer Research
6. Saint Vincent Health System of Erie, Pennsylvania Named One of AARP 2007 Best Employers for Workers Over 50
7. Pennsylvania Game Commission Announces EHD Confirmed in Allegheny and Westmoreland Counties
8. Maryland, Minnesota Go Smoke-free Oct. 1 - Pennsylvania Overdue in Following Suit
9. Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation Accreditation Status for Trauma Centers
10. Health Secretary Urges Pennsylvanians to Get a Flu Shot
11. Governor Rendell Calls for Prompt Action on Prescription for Pennsylvania, Cover All Pennsylvanians Health Care Reforms
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/23/2017)... , ... February 23, 2017 , ... Los Angeles-based weight ... of WE TV’s “Mama June: From Not to Hot,” which will begin airing on ... June Shannon, known to millions from the 2012 reality television series, “Here Comes Honey ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... Nevada (PRWEB) , ... February 23, 2017 , ... Dr. ... Avenue in Henderson, NV 89052. Dr. Mahon was named a 2017 Top Patient Rated ... Doctors is an online directory that recognizes local physicians and dentists who have ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... , ... February 23, 2017 , ... ... new partnership with the Rhode Island Consortium for Autism Research and Treatment (RI-CART) ... for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to see films in an environment ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... ... HealthPostures, the desk for standing designer headquartered in Prior Lake, Minnesota has announced ... and Garden Show which is being held February 24 through 26 and March 3 ... Convention Center. , From its broad line of sit stand desk solutions, HealthPostures ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... February 22, 2017 , ... Gevir, a New Zealand-based company that focuses on ... are coming soon to Amazon.com, the world’s largest online retailer. , The ... develop an effective natural treatment for Shelley’s Multiple Sclerosis, which she’d been diagnosed with ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/23/2017)...  As National Nutrition Month approaches, USA Medical is ... helping people live healthier lives by providing discounts ... in all 50 states including:  Texas Prescription Assistance ... Prescription Assistance Program . USA Medical also ... for nutritious eating habits: ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... , February 23, 2017 On ... of day as four out of nine sectors finished the ... sector managed a flat closing. Major US indices were also ... ended the day at 5,860.63, slightly down by 0.09%; the ... 20,775.60; and the S&P 500 closed at 2,362.82, down 0.11%. ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... 2017  Spheryx, Inc. will present two ... PittCon 2017 Conference and Exposition at McCormick ... largest annual premier conference and exposition on ... of industry, academic and government communities encompassing ... safety, environmental, bioterrorism and other emerging markets.  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: