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Creighton Dental Students Walk for Oral Cancer

Creighton Dental Students Walk for Oral Cancer

Creighton University School of Dentistry’s Student National Dental Association (CU SNDA) will host Omaha’s first annual Oral Cancer Walk on Saturday, June 27. Registration is at 7 a.m. with the walk beginning at 8 a.m. at Miller’s Landing, 151 Freedom Park Road. The event is designed to raise awareness of oral cancer, killer of more than 7,000 Americans annually. If detected early, oral cancer is easily treatable.

Participants who register online at www.getmeregistered.com by June 20, receive a free T-shirt. Cost is $15; after June 20 cost is $20. For a mail-in entry or more information please contact Svetlana Sampson (SvetlanaSampson@creighton.edu).

Proceeds will be used to help provide free oral cancer screenings to the public.