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Published on September 26, 2013

Age appropriate cancer screenings topic of free lecture 

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Georgetown, S.C. — Dr. Betsy Adams, a physician with Waccamaw Oncology, will be the featured speaker at a free seminar on cancer screenings at noon Wednesday, Oct. 9, at Wachesaw Conference Center in Murrells Inlet.

Adams’ talk is titled “Cancer Screenings and Age Appropriate Guidelines.” She will discuss the importance of a healthy lifestyle and steps to prevent cancer. The event will last about an hour and include opportunities for participants to ask questions.

Lunch will be served. Space is limited. The event is being hosted by Georgetown Hospital System. Reservations can be made by calling 843.520.7842 to reserve a seat. Wachesaw Conference Center is located at 4367 Riverwood Drive just across from Waccamaw Community Hospital.

Adams’ has two office locations: Waccamaw Cancer Center, 4181 Highway 17 Bypass in Murrells Inlet, phone number 843.652.3600 and the Francis B. Ford Cancer Treatment Center, 2405 North Frasier St. in Georgetown. The number is 843.545.7274.


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