Fox Chase Cancer Center Offers Program To Help Wives Discuss Prostate Cancer
PHILADELPHIA (September 8, 2000) -- Fox Chase Cancer Center is offering a new program to help married women talk to their husbands about prostate cancer. Participants will receive a brochure with information about prostate cancer and will be asked to complete a 30-minute questionnaire. All contact will be through the mail and telephone. Please contact Kelly Green at 215-728-7417 for more information.
Fox Chase Cancer Center, part of Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase also was among the first institutions to receive the National Cancer Institute’s prestigious comprehensive cancer center designation in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has achieved Magnet status for excellence three consecutive times. Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research and oversees programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach. For more information, call 1-888-FOX-CHASE (1-888-369-2427).