Workshop on cancer concerns, just for the ladies

TRI-CITIES CANCER CENTER NEWS RELEASE-- The Tri-Cities Cancer Center, a leader in radiation oncology in southeastern Washington and northeastern Oregon, is hosting a free presentation on Cancers Specific to Women on Tuesday, January 29th from Noon - 1:00 p.m. in their Wellness Center. Lunch will be provided, with a reservation, courtesy of Tri-Cities Cancer Foundation.

According to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), approximately 71,500 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with gynecologic cancers each year. The five main gynecologic cancers are cervical, ovarian, uterine, vaginal, & vulvar. Join Drs. Eric Gamboa, MD, a medical oncologist with Columbia Basin Hematology & Oncology and Joseph Kelly, MD, PhD, a radiation oncologist with Tri-Cities Cancer Center as they provide information about gynecologic cancers, including symptoms, risk factors, prevention and treatment options.

Please RSVP by January 27th. Seating is limited for this free presentation to learn more or to register call: 509-737-3427 or visit us at (see our calendar of events page to register online).

The Tri-Cities Cancer Center is able to offer programs like this, at no cost, thanks to community support through the Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation. Donations to the Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation stay local and provide valuable non-reimbursed cancer programs and services for patients, their families, and the community.

The Tri-Cities Cancer Center, a partnership of Lourdes Health Network, Kennewick General Hospital, Kadlec Regional Medical Center and the Tri-Cities Community, opened its doors in 1994 as a freestanding non-profit cancer treatment facility. To learn more about the Tri-Cities Cancer Center and how you might become involved, visit us online at