Los Medanos College, 2700 E. Leland Road in Pittsburg, hosts the health workshop Fighting in the Fight Against Breast Cancer Conference on Saturday, Oct. 12 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:40 p.m.
The event includes guest speakers such as doctors, surgeons and representatives from the American Cancer Society and the Cancer Support Community. The day is broken up into eight sessions including a lunch break.
“Cancer touches the lives of everyone, but together we are fighting in the fight and are working toward a future where no one has to suffer from this disease,” said event organizer Rosanna D. Clark. Clark is a breast cancer survivor who has established a scholarship at the college for students who are cancer survivors.
The Fighting in the Fight Against Breast Cancer Conference is free, but participants are encouraged to register by Saturday, Sept. 28. For more information, e-mail Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org.