Penn State Hershey observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 05, 2011

To help mark October as the annual national celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Penn State Hershey Breast Center is sponsoring or participating in several events to promote breast health:

7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct, 13
Hope & Courage: a tribute to breast health
Third annual call-in show with abc-27 will feature Penn State Hershey breast specialists and patients:

Saturday, Oct. 15
Making Strides -- annual walk
Annual walk to support breast cancer awareness; City Island, Harrisburg

6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20
Community Lecture at Penn State Hershey Medical Group--Camp Hill
Rena Kass, co-director of Penn State Hershey Breast Center, will present on breast health. Open to the public. To register, call the CareLine: 800-243-1455 or online at

To learn more about breast health or to schedule a mammogram at one of three Penn State Hershey Breast Center locations in central Pennsylvania, visit online.

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Last Updated October 05, 2011