COLUMBUS, Ohio – Community members are invited to attend a “fireside chat” about prostate cancer with Dr. Steven Clinton, program leader of molecular carcinogenesis and chemoprevention at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC-James). The free event is 6:30 p.m. Sept. 18 at The Blackwell Inn, 2110 Tuttle Park Place, Columbus.
Clinton will discuss diagnosis and treatment options for prostate cancer patients, along with advances in treatment for prostate cancer, symptom management and nutritional research information.
This event is open to prostate cancer survivors, family members, friends and health professionals. For more information or to register, contact JamesCare for Life at 614-293-6428.
The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute
strives to create a cancer-free world by integrating scientific research with excellence in education and patient-centered care, a strategy that leads to better methods of prevention, detection and treatment. Ohio State is one of only 41 National Cancer Institute
(NCI)-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers and one of only seven centers funded by the NCI to conduct both phase I and phase II clinical trials. The NCI recently rated Ohio State’s cancer program as “exceptional,” the highest rating given by NCI survey teams. As the cancer program’s 210-bed adult patient-care component, The James is a “Top Hospital” as named by the Leapfrog Group and one of the top cancer hospitals in the nation as ranked by U.S. News & World Report.
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Contact: Alexis Shaw, Medical Center Public Affairs and Media Relations, 614-293-3737 or Alexis.Shaw2@osumc.edu