WVU Cancer Institute to host lung cancer screening event on Friday

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

NOTE: REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT HAS CLOSED. WATCH CONNECT FOR DETAILS ON FUTURE LUNG CANCER SCREENING EVENTS.

The WVU Cancer Institute Lung Cancer Screening Program will provide screenings for current and former smokers from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, March 15, at the WVU Medicine outpatient center located at University Town Centre.

Eligible high-risk patients will receive a low-dose CT (LDCT) scan to detect lung cancer at its earliest stages.

Pre-registered patients may arrive at the clinic for their appointment any time throughout the screening event. The appointment will include a comprehensive history, physical exam, same-day scheduling of the LDCT, and smoking cessation counseling.

Pre-registration is required. To register for the event, call Brianne Leichliter at 304-598-6516.

For more details on the Lung Cancer Screening Program, visit http://wvumedicine.org/lungcancerscreening.