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MD Anderson celebrates survivorship with free concert at Market Square

Inaugural Survivorship Night to take place June 2

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center will shine a light on cancer survivors during the Survivorship Night event in The Woodlands, a free, family-friendly concert on Thursday, June 2 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Market Square. This new community event is part of MD Anderson’s annual Survivorship Week, a week of activities to honor those who are living with, through and beyond cancer.

MD Anderson in Bay Area Hosts Free Skin Cancer Screenings May 14

MD Anderson Cancer Center in the Bay Area will host free skin cancer screenings from

10 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 14 at its Nassau Bay location, 18100 St. John Dr.

The screening will be held on the building’s third floor, where the MD Anderson medical oncology clinic is located. Appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis, and parking adjacent to the building is free.

MD Anderson joins nation’s cancer centers in endorsement of HPV vaccination for cancer prevention

In response to low national vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV), The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has joined with the 68 other National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer centers in issuing a statement calling for increased HPV vaccination for the prevention of cancer. These institutions collectively recognize insufficient vaccination as a public health threat and call upon the nation’s health care providers, parents and young adults to take advantage of this rare opportunity to prevent many types of cancer. 

MD Anderson in Katy hosts free concert at LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch in support of breast cancer awareness and survivorship

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Katy will shine a light on breast cancer survivors during a free, family-friendly tribute concert on Saturday, Oct. 17 from  7-9 p.m. in LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch. During the live music event, MD Anderson will light Heritage Square bright pink in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and in honor of local survivors. Guests will enjoy the musical stylings of Yelba, a high-energy variety band. As in years past, all members of the community are welcome to come enjoy the music, lights and activity.

MD Anderson Celebrates Cancer Survivors in Fort Bend with dazzling event

In recognition of National Cancer Survivor Month, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center hosted its first Survivorship Night event in Sugar Land Town Square, with lights, music and messages of inspiration to celebrate local cancer survivors, patients and caregivers. 

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MD Anderson hosts inaugural Survivorship Night

An evening of family entertainment celebrates survivors

Continuing the focus of June as National Cancer Survivors Month, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is hosting its first Survivorship Night with a free concert and other festivities.

An evening for the community to come together to celebrate local cancer survivors, patients and caregivers, regardless of where they received treatment, the event will take place on Friday, June 26 from 7:30-9:30 p.m. in Sugar Land Town Square, 2711 Plaza Drive.

MD Anderson brings free concert to Sugar Land Town Square in celebration of cancer survivorship

First annual Survivorship Night to take place June 26

Sugar Land, TX (June 5, 2015) – The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Sugar Land will shine a light on cancer survivors during Survivorship Night, a free, family-friendly concert on Friday, June 26 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. in Sugar Land Town Square. During the live music event, MD Anderson will light the central lawn red in recognition of local survivors. The evening’s music – performed by Johnny and the Spinsations – and lights are open to everyone in the community.

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