Shine A Light On Lung Cancer
Oct. 27, 2017…Decatur, Ill…Decatur Memorial Hospital Cancer Care Institute will host a Shine a Light event on Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Cancer Care Center of Decatur, 210 W. McKinley Ave.
Shine a Light is part of a national campaign to bring hope, inspiration and support for those impacted by lung cancer and those at risk.
Decatur will join 200 communities across the country in hosting a Shine a Light on Lung Cancer event in partnership with Lung Cancer Alliance (LCA).
This free event begins at 5:30 p.m. Local guest speakers will be Dave Overlot, Executive Director of Radiology, Decatur Memorial Hospital, and Jeri Ann Higgins, Radiology Clinical Coordinator, Decatur Memorial Hospital. Entertainment will be provided by High Class, Mt. Zion High School’s premier jazz combo.
A lighting ceremony will conclude the event to honor survivors and their loved ones.
Decatur Memorial Hospital (DMH), located in Decatur, Ill., is a 300 bed, not-for-profit, community hospital that has been providing medical care since 1916 for the residents of Central Illinois. Today, DMH has nearly 2,150 dedicated employees, 300 physicians, and is a designated Level II Trauma Center