Treatment Options for Breast Cancer Subject of Free Seminar Oct. 15

BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Oct. 5, 2009 – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Southeast Georgia Health System will host a free lecture entitled, “Treatment Options for Breast Cancer,” as part of its on-going community lecture series. This seminar will be held on Thursday, Oct. 15, at 6 p.m. in the Cafeteria Conference Room on the Camden Campus, 2000 Dan Proctor Drive, St. Marys. Radiation oncologist Kenyon Meadows, MD, will be the featured speaker, and will talk about the variety of treatment options now available for breast cancer patients, including the latest in less-invasive procedures.

Meadows, a graduate of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio, is on the staff of the Cancer Care Center, located on the Health System’s Brunswick Campus. He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology and belongs to the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology and the Radiological Society of North America. He has made numerous professional presentations and has had articles accepted for publication in the Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology and Physics and the American Journal of Otolaryngology.

The next breast cancer seminar will be “Breast Cancer Reconstruction Surgery,” which will be held in the Linda S. Pinson Conference Center on the Brunswick Campus, Thursday, Oct. 22, at 6 p.m., with board certified plastic surgeon Diane Bowen, MD.

To register for any of these seminars, call 1-800-537-5142, ext. 5160 or visit www.sghs.com and click on the Calendar of Events.