Northeast Regional Cancer Institute Receives Funding to Test Improvements in Local Cancer Case Reporting

The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute recently received $100,000 from the Center for Disease Control to test a method aimed at increasing the efficiency and completeness of cancer case findings in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Specifically, the Cancer Institute will use the funding to expand the reach of its existing hospital-based Regional Cancer Registry by incorporating data from…

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Pink Tea Event in Forty-Fort Highlights Breast Cancer Education

Pictured are members of the Pink Tea Planning Committee, from left to right: Patricia Lawless, Northeast Regional Cancer Institute; Denise Fried, Nicole Farber, Marjorie Hoffman and Dawn Brady, all from the Center for Cancer Wellness, Candy’s Place.

The Center for Cancer Wellness, Candy’s Place will transform into an elegant pink tea room on Sunday, October 24, 2010, from 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. as it plays host to an event combining a tea party and breast cancer education. The October Pink Tea will feature a lovely afternoon of light refreshments, graceful décor,…

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