Breast cancer “Lunch & Learn” at MPMC Oct. 21

On Wednesday, October 21, 2009, the Maria Parham Medical Center will host a Breast Cancer Lunch and Learn that will focus on the psychological aspects of the disease.

Scheduled to speak are Dr. Cynthia Robinson, a surgeon with Northern Carolina Surgical Associates and Dr. Stephanie Hoyt, a psychologist at Four County Psychological Associates. A cancer survivor, Ellen Campbell, will also speak.

The program will begin at noon with a free lunch in the classroom of the hospital. The program will be in the auditorium beginning at 12:30 p.m. The lunches are complimentary, but you must sign up by Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at noon to receive a lunch.

If you’d just like to attend the program at 12:30, it is not necessary to RSVP. Please call Lee Anne Peoples at 252.436.1116 or Hope Breedlove at 252.436.1605 if you’d like to be included for lunch. Leave a message if you are not able to reach anyone. You may not receive a confirmation call in return, but if your message is left before noon on Tuesday, you will be included for lunch.

Anyone who is interested in learning more about the topic of breast cancer is encouraged to come.