Go Hope focuses on the latest research, education, rehabilitation, and survivorship of breast cancer through seminars led by doctors and nurses from USF, St. Mary’s Medical Center (SMMC), and the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFGH).
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Breast Cancer Research at USF
Wednesday, Oct. 5 | 12–1 p.m. | McLaren 250
In the Fall of 2015, USF's Avon Breast Cancer Study was launched with the goal of identifying biomarkers for the detection of breast cancer. Thanks to the participation of women from the USF community and beyond, the project has been a huge success! Dr. Juliet Spencer (Professor, USF College of Arts and Sciences) will discuss the results of the study thus far and the prospect of developing a future diagnostic test.
Benefits and Wellness Fair
Wednesday, Oct. 19 | 10 a.m.–2 p.m. | McLaren Complex
Visit the booths sponsored by USF’s MPH and SONHP programs and ZSFGH.
Community Garden Outreach Farm Stand
Thursday, Oct. 20 | 12 p.m. | Gleeson Plaza
Enjoy a cancer-fighting, locally grown, donation-based lunch created with fresh fruits, vegetables, and herbs from the USF garden. Available until supplies last.
Risk Reduction through Environmental Awareness and Action
Thursday, Oct. 27 | 12–1 p.m. | Lone Mountain Main 100
Every day we are unwittingly exposed to carcinogens - in our air, water, food, and products. Cathy Coleman (Assistant Professor, SONHP) and Barbara Sattler (Professor, SONHP) will discuss how to decrease exposure to cancer-causing chemicals in your environment.