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CHH & ECCC Breast Cancer Awareness Events & Screenings

For more information, please call 304-399-6742

Think pink and go green this October as Cabell Huntington Hospital (CHH) and the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center (ECCC) recognize national Breast Cancer Awareness Month with events, special displays and free screening opportunities to encourage all women to get their mammograms. 

In addition to on-campus events, the Huntington Mall is decorated in pink mammogram reminders, and is hosting a special fashion show and breast health information event on October 5. The Cabell Huntington Hospital Breast Health Center will offer expanded hours throughout October, and survivors will be honored and recognized throughout the month. Events sponsored by Cabell Huntington Hospital and the Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center include:

  • 5th Annual Breast Cancer Basics & Beyond (for healthcare providers)
    Friday, Oct. 4, 7:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Harless Auditorium on the ECCC/CHH campus
    To register: 304-526-2271
  • Think Pink Fashion Show/Breast Health Event
    Saturday, October 5, 1 p.m.
    Huntington Mall
  • Brunch at Tiffany's
    A free brunch and educational event for uninsured or underinsured women, sponsored by Susan G. Komen for the Cure and the CHH Breast Health Center. Seating is limited and RSVP is required.
    Sunday, October 6, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
    Medical Center Atrium on the CHH campus
    RSVP required: 304-526-2440
  • Breast Cancer Survivors' Dinner
    Tuesday, October 15, 5:30 p.m.
    New Baptist Church in Huntington
    RSVP required: 304-526-2440
  • Free Clinical Breast Exams/Breast Cancer Screening
    Friday, October 18, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Call 304-526-2440 for an appointment.
  • Sisters of Hope Breast Cancer Support Group
    Monday, October 21, 5:30 p.m.
    Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center
    New members are always welcome: 304-526-2443
  • Colors of Cancer 5K Run/Walk
    Saturday, October 26, 7:30 a.m. to register/ 9 a.m. to race
    This event honors and supports people with cancer of any kind. A memorial balloon release will take place at the conclusion of the race. Ritter Park, Huntington
    Register at www.tristateracer.com or call 304-399-6742 for more information.

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