UTMB Team Captains Drs. Eric Walser and Angel Robinson
along with Community Co-Captains John Eckel, Ann Masel, and Fredell Rosen,
invite you to join the UTMB Team for the 2014 Komen Race
Walk, run, sleep in, or just donate for the cure
Saturday, October 4, 2014 (Downtown Houston)
The funds raised by the Annual Komen Houston Race for the Cure help power local breast cancer education, screening and treatment programs. Additionally, these funds support breast cancer programs for underserved women and men.
To date, UTMB has received more than $4.5 million from Komen Race funds. You can have a real impact on breast cancer by being a part of the Race.
(Team Name: UTMB – Walking Wonders)
Can’t participate in the Race but want to contribute and be a part of the UTMB Team effort:
For more race information, visit:
Need more encouragement? Hear a message from our team captains:
Breast health specials in October: October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will host or participate in numerous special events and programs to encourage breast health at its breast health and imaging locations throughout the Bay Area. Specials include free and reduced-price screening mammograms, a mobile mammogram program, extended clinic hours and self-referral screening mammograms, fundraising runs, a promotion featuring special coupons to Tanger Outlets, and much more. [get details]
Moody Gardens, Galveston
Sponsored by UTMB Health
D'Feet Breast Cancer, Inc., is a grass-roots, all-volunteer organization which provides mammograms to more than 800 uninsured and underserved Galveston County women ages 40 to 64.
UTMB Health and The Ruth Kempner Endowment for Breast Cancer Screening are partnering to provide free screening mammograms for uninsured women in our community.
Pre-registration required. [get more info]