Lung cancer screening talk planned Thursday in Kennewick

February 25, 2013 

The Tri-Cities Cancer Center will offer a free presentation on lung cancer screening and treatment options Thursday in Kennewick.

Topics include screening guidelines for lung cancer and the hope that implementation of screening programs will reduce lung cancer mortality, and the latest options for screening and treatment.

Dr. Juan Cordero Jr., a cardiothoracic surgeon for Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland, and Dr. Joseph Kelley, a radiation oncologist at the cancer center, are the speakers.

The presentation is free, but reservations are required by Wednesday. Reservations can be made at www.tccancer.org or by calling 737-3427.

The one-hour presentation starts at 4 p.m. in the Wellness Center, 7131 W. Grandridge Blvd., Kennewick.

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