Henrietta Lacks Women’s Health announces a cervical cancer community engagement program on Saturday, January 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

During the free event, community members will also learn about: Genomics, Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Oral Cancers, Lung Cancer, Colon Cancer, Depression, Infection Diseases and Diabetes. Education will be provided on other complex diseases, as well.

Breakfast and registration begins at 9 a.m. and lasts until 10 a.m.

The event will be held next Saturday at the Fleming Senior Center at 641 Main Street in Turner Station, Maryland.

If you’d like more information, please contact Dr. Eva McGhee. at evamc1@yahoo.com, or (415) 810-1379.

This health education 2019 program is dedicated to the late Kevin Kamenetz, a former County Executive of Baltimore County.

Supporters of the TradePoint Atlantic, Henrietta Lacks House of Healing, Henrietta Lacks Legacy Group, Turner Station Conservation Teams, Fleming Senior Center Council, Johns Hopkins University, Dr. William Wade’s family, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, Morgan State University, Speed Center, Kingdom Economic System and Turner Station Residents.

Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be served. The event will also have various door and raffle prizes. The grand prize will be a flat screen television!

Editor’s Note: Courtney Speed of The Henrietta Lacks Legacy Group was one of the first people to come by The Eagle offices and welcome me to the community and to my new post as Editor. We look forward to this event, and to the many wonderful things our area does to honor the life of Henrietta Lacks and elevate the stories of those from Turner Station.

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