Free Dinner: Learn How Cancer Impacts Latinos (En Español)!

Event Date & Time

February 15, 2024


Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen, 76 NE Interstate Loop 410, San Antonio

Event Details:
You are invited to join the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) for a free Spanish-language event in San Antonio to help Latinos learn and respond to their cancer risks!

The event, "Aprendiendo Sobre Los Cánceres Que Afectan a Los Latinos y Cómo Enfrentarlos," is set for 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, 2024, at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen, 76 NE Interstate Loop 410, San Antonio.

Dinner is free! Registration is required.

"This is a unique opportunity for patients, caregivers, and the community to learn from experts on topics, including learning what cancers that most affect our Latino community," according to LLS.

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About the Speaker(s)

Dr. Daniel Carlos Hughes is a cancer researchers and kinesiologist at the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at UT Health San Antonio. He focuses on sport and exercise psychology. He researches holistic interventions for cancer prevention and with an emphasis on exercise and stress in Latina breast cancer survivors.

Dr. Hughes is part of a team — including Drs. Amelie G. Ramirez and Patricia Chalela at UT Health San Antonio — that is conducting a holistic intervention to improve Latina breast cancer survivors’ physical, mental, and spiritual well-being, thanks to a grant from Susan G. Komen.

Learn more about Dr. Hughes.