Members of the Cooper team were out and about this past weekend supporting local awareness events in South Jersey. Scroll down to see photos from the Cooper Heart Institute at the Southern NJ Fall Heart Walk, and from our MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper team at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk!
Members of the MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper breast cancer team attended the Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Pink Tie Ball on Saturday, October 14 at Vie in Philadelphia.
Susan G. Komen Philadelphia supports MD Anderson Cooper breast cancer screening, education and outreach programs each year through generous grants.
This week, the MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper’s breast health team held “Dense Breast and Abnormal Breast Imaging,” an opportunity for women to learn more about the management of abnormalities found on mammograms and how having dense breasts can affect their risk for breast cancer. Twenty-six women attended this interactive program, which was presented by Beth Ann Quattrocchi, APN, Pauline Germaine, DO, and Vivian Bea, MD. Read more.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an opportunity to raise awareness for detection, treatment, education, and research of breast cancer, as well as programs to support those affected by this disease.
This month, Dr. Anthony Dragun, Chairman and Chief of the Department of Radiation Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, is participating in the Real Men Wear Pink initiative of the American Cancer Society. Read more.