Esophagectomy Support Group
PHILADELPHIA (November 4, 2002) -- Men and women diagnosed with esophageal cancer who are considering surgery or who have had surgery are invited to attend a monthly support group sponsored by Fox Chase Cancer Center.
The esophagectomy cancer support group meets on Monday, November 25th from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. and the fourth Monday of every month in the Outpatient Department at Fox Chase Cancer Center.
To register or for more information about future topics for the speaker session, please call Susan Haney at Fox Chase Cancer Center at 215-728-2672.
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).