Senator Diane Allen Gives Keynote Speech at Abramson Cancer Center Conference


April 12, 2011

KYW Newsradio

KYW Newsradio reported from the Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Focus on Head & Neck Conference, where NJ State Senator Diane Allen gave the keynote address. Senator Allen shared her own personal cancer experience and discussed the excellent care she received at Penn. Kelly Malloy, MD, assistant professor of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck explained to KYW why head and neck cancer can be difficult to detect. “Most of these cancers present late in the game, because the symptoms are usually very subtle; therefore, we usually have to combine surgery, radiation therapy and sometimes chemotherapy to achieve a cure.” During the conference, experts discussed the latest treatment, survivorship and research advances... Read More

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