Magee-Womens, Pitt Hockey Team Promote Breast Cancer Research at ‘Pink the Rink’
WHEN: 3 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 21
WHY: About 12 percent of women in the U.S. will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. This year alone, more than 230,000 new cases of invasive breast cancer and more than 60,000 cases of non-invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed.
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC is recognized as a leader in cancer care in the U.S., and works in partnership with many in the community to spread the word about treatments and research.
Note to Media:
To cover the game, contact Jennifer C. Yates at 412-647-9966 or YatesJC@upmc.edu