‘Think Pink’ in Shepherdsville on Oct. 23 honors breast cancer survivors

    Paroquet Springs Conference Center
    The Paroquet Springs Conference Centre in Shepherdsville will be the site for the Oct. 23rd "Think Pink" celebration of breast cancer survivors, co-hosted by UofL's Kentucky Cancer Program and the Bullitt County Health Department.

    The Kentucky Cancer Program at the University of Louisville James Graham Brown Cancer Center is teaming up with the Bullitt County Health Department to honor breast cancer survivors in October.

    The “Think Pink” event will be held beginning at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 23, at the Paroquet Springs Conference Centre, 395 Paroquet Springs Dr., Shepherdsville.

    Former Kentucky First Lady Judy Patton and breast cancer survivor Tabitha Spencer, RT,, R(M), of Baptist Health Louisville, will speak. Health information booths also will be set up on a variety of topics related to breast cancer.

    The event is free but RSVPs are required by calling the Bullitt County Health Department at 502-955-5355.

    For more information, contact Pam Temple of the Kentucky Cancer Program at 502-852-6318 or pam.templejennings@louisville.edu.

    Jill Scoggins is proud of her role as an academic communications professional with more than 25 years’ experience with universities in four states. At UofL, she manages communications for several departments, divisions, institutes and centers within the School of Medicine. Her areas include women’s health, pediatrics, family medicine, geriatric medicine, cardiology and cardiovascular surgery and oncology/hematology, among others.