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Hispanic/Latino Community Leaders Meeting - Complimentary Event

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Hershey Lodge, Wild Rose A/B Rooms

325 University Drive

Hershey, PA 17033

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Hablemos sobre el cáncer en nuestra comunidad: desde la prevención hasta la sobrevivencia (Let's talk about cancer in our community: from prevention to survivorship)

Purpose: The purposes of the Hispanic/Latino Community Leaders Meeting are to:

  1. Bring community leaders together who have interest in cancer prevention and control among Hispanic/Latinos in central Pennsylvania

  2. Present cancer incidence data among Hispanic/Latinos living in central PA

  3. Learn about cancer related research involving Hispanics/Latinos in central PA

  4. Present data from the Penn State Cancer Institute Community Health Assessment

  5. Set priorities to cancer prevention and control in the Hispanics/Latinos in central PA

Who should attend: Community leaders from central Pennsylvania with interest in Hispanics/Latinos and cancer



Tentative Agenda:

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Registration & Refreshments

10:30 AM – 10:40 AM: Welcome/Review of Agenda and Objectives

10:40 AM – 10:55 AM: Opening Remarks

10:55 AM – 12:15 PM: Cancer incidence data among Hispanic/Latinos living in central Pennsylvania
Data from the Penn State Cancer Institute Community Health Assessment

12:15 PM – 12:45 PM: Lunch

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM: Let’s talk about research on “promotores”, patient navigation, and clinical research among Hispanics/Latinos in central Pennsylvania

1:45 PM – 1:50 PM: Break /Fun Activity

1:50 PM – 3:00 PM: Set priorities to cancer prevention and control in the Hispanics/Latinos in central Pennsylvania

3:00 PM: ¡Adios!



Community Health Assessment:

Are you 18 years or older and living in Central Pennsylvania? If YES, have you completed the Penn State Cancer Institute Community Health Assessment?

Please help the Penn State Cancer Institute understand the perceptions of the residents of Central Pennsylvania about cancer care, prevention, detection and resources.

This is an anonymous and voluntary survey!

Preliminary data from this survey will be presented at the meeting.

English: https://is.gd/PSCICHAE
Español: https://is.gd/PSCICHAS

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What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Free parking in the highlighted in blue area. Enter the convention center, and go to “Confection Hall Level” (lower floor). The meeting will be at the Wild Rose A/B rooms.

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325 University Drive

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