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Contact: Ted DeAdwyler
phone: (415) 338-1665

Breast cancer awareness month event


Statewide conference on improving breast, cervical cancer awareness among Asian American, Pacific Islander women at S.F. State on Oct. 27

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 28, 2001 --- San Francisco State University's Department of Asian American Studies will sponsor a one-day statewide conference on breast and cervical cancer prevention for Asian American and Pacific Islander women on Saturday Oct. 27, 2001 from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Seven Hills Conference Center on the campus, 1600 Holloway Ave.

The conference, which is open to the general public, is expected to attract more than 300 doctors, public health officials and cancer survivors from throughout California.

S.F. State's Student Health Service will offer continuing medical education units for eligible participants and travel scholarships are available for attendees outside of the Bay Area.

Registration fees for the conference are $5 ($10 on site) for the general public and $15 ($20 on site) for health professionals. To register for the conference, call (415) 405-0902 or visit http:\\

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Note to editors: To reach Grace Yoo call (415) 338-3891 and to reach Mai Nhung Le call (415) 338-6161.

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