San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us for a preview screening of Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies followed by a moderated discussion with Vicky E. Jones (MD Medical Director, Medical Oncology, North Star Lodge), Shawn Murphy (Cancer Survivor) and Hector Torango (Survivor and Caregiver).
Doors Open -- 6:00pm
Screening & Discussion -- 6:30pm
This three-part, six-hour major television event presented by preeminent documentary filmmaker Ken Burns and directed by award-winning filmmaker Barak Goodman. Airing March 30-April 1 on KCTS 9, the film is based on the Pulitzer prize-winning book, “The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer,” by Siddhartha Mukherjee, M.D. Learn more about the film and explore videos at cancerfilms.org.
This event is free and open to the public. Space is available on a first come, first serve basis. RSVP is not required, but much appreciated.
This event was made possible through the partnership with Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital.
Memorial's Comprehensive Cancer Care Line provides diagnostic and treatment services for all types of cancer. Patients receive individualized treatment from a multidisciplinary team that is truly passionate about cancer prevention, detection, treatment and support.
When & Where
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