The Cancer Control Outreach Center (CCOC) of UAMS’ Arkansas Cancer Research Center will provide cancer awareness information, clinical breast exams and mammograms. Prostate cancer screenings will be offered by the CCOC and the Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation.
Event organizers are Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc., Omicron Lambda Lambda Graduate Chapter. Additional sponsors are the Willie Hinton Neighborhood Resource Center, the Arkansas Minority Health Commission, the Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation and the American Red Cross.
Health screenings will include blood pressure, HIV and diabetes. Information booths and family activities are planned, as well as the Charles Drew Blood Drive.