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!