Walk with a Doc

Events - City

Date & Time:
Sunday, May 18, 2014 - 9:00am to 9:45am

Location(s):

Cherokee Marsh - North Unit
6098 North Sherman Avenue
Madison, WI

Physician: Dr. Herbert Chen

Topic: Thyroid Cancer

Dr. Herbert Chen is a surgeon for UW Health, and specializes in endocrine surgery, thyroid disease, hyperparathyroidism, adrenal tumors and neuroendocrine tumors. He leads a research group at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center, which studies the development, progression, and treatment of endocrine tumors including gastrointestinal carcinoids, thyroid cancer, adrenal cancer, and pancreatic islet cell tumors.

Come to Cherokee Marsh to stroll with Dr. Chen while learning about thyroid cancer! It is the fastest increasing cancer in both men and women, so you won’t want to miss Dr. Chen’s informative discussion on it. Take advantage of this opportunity to get outside to enjoy the spring weather, while learning about a cancer that might affect you or your loved ones! The walk will be happening rain or shine!

Cost: Free
Handicapped Accessible: No
Sponsoring Organization(s): Madison Parks
Contact Email: lwhitmore@cityofmadison.com
Pre-Registration? No
American Sign Language (ASL) Provided? No
Event Website: Walk with a Doc