April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month
During this month, Hoag encourages the community to educate themselves
and others about the signs and symptoms of esophageal cancer, and recognition
of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) - a reflux disease that can
lead to esophageal cancer.
Learn more about the risks and symptoms of
esophageal cancer, and symptoms of
Free community event!
Heartburn, Acid Reflux, GERD: Preventing the Progression to Esophageal Cancer
Join us for a free community education event, presented by Hoag GI Surgeons
John Lipham, M.D., James & Pamela Muzzy Endowed Chair in GI Cancer
and Nikolai Bildzukewicz, M.D.
Saturday, April 25, 2015
From 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Patty & George Hoag Cancer Center Auditorium
- Pathophysiology and complications of GERD
- Medical, endoscopic and surgical treatment options for GERD
Syllabus and light breakfast provided.
This event is supported by funding through the James & Pamela Muzzy
Endowed Chair in GI Cancer.
Reservations are required, as limited seating is available.
To register, please call