Halifax Health to Host Free Colon Cancer Prevention Event

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (March 13, 2018) –

WHAT:                                  

Colon Cancer Prevention Event presented by Halifax Health   

WHEN:                                 

Thursday, March 22, 2018

4:00 to 7:00 p.m.

WHERE:                               

Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach 

303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd., Daytona Beach   

France Tower, Meeting Room E                                               

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Held in recognition of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, this event will feature free risk assessments and presentations by medical oncologist and hematologist Zafar Latif, M.D. and registered dietitian Stacey Scrabis.  A representative from the American Cancer Society will also be on-hand to provide prevention information.  Attendees will be served a healthy meal.  A chance drawing will be held.  

Those interested in attending this event must RSVP.  To RSVP, go to www.halifaxhealth.org/colonhealth or call 386.425.6VIP(6847).   

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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