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UPMC Otolaryngologists to Provide Free Screenings for Head and Neck Cancer for Adults

WHAT: Free head and neck cancer screenings for adults by UPMC otolaryngologists during Oral Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week, celebrated April 21 to 25
WHY: This year, more than 55,000 Americans will develop cancer of the head and neck; nearly 13,000 of them will die from it. When caught early, most cancers of the head and neck can be cured with few side effects.
  • Robert Ferris, M.D., Ph.D.
  • James Kenneth Byrd, M.D.
  • Daniel Clayburgh, M.D.
  • Neil Gildener-Leapman, M.D.
  • 1 to 3:30 p.m., Monday, April 21
  • 1 to 3:30 p.m., Friday, April 25
WHERE: UPMC Dept. of Otolaryngology, Eye and Ear Institute, 203 Lothrop St., Suite 300, Oakland

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