FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Did you know that skin cancer is the most common cancer and accounts for nearly half of all cancers in the U.S.? To help educate the community, New York Hospital Queens (NYHQ), in partnership with Queens Library HealthLink, will provide a free lecture on skin cancer risk factors and how to reduce the chance of getting the disease.
Members of the press will have the opportunity to take photos and interview the presenter, Mitchell Chorost, M.D., director, Surgical Oncology-NYHQ, and associate director, NYHQ Cancer Center.
Monday, June 18, 2012
41-17 Main Street
Flushing, N.Y. 11355
FYI: The Cancer Center at NYHQ has been recognized with an Outstanding Achievement Award from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons. NYHQ is one of only three CoC-approved programs in Queens County.
New York Hospital Queens is a member of the NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System and an affiliate of the Weill Medical College of Cornell University.