Women's health expert to lecture in Philadelphia, receive service award

NEWS IN BRIEF — Posted Oct. 25, 2004

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Surgeon Christine Haycock, MD, will give the lecture "The Boomerang Returns" at 6:15 p.m. on Oct. 28 at the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. She will receive the 5th Annual Alma Dea Morani, MD, Renaissance Woman Award.

Dr. Haycock, a New Jersey native, is an authority on women's health and co-founder of the Assn. of Women Surgeons. She has devoted decades of service to the American Cancer Society and in 1980 became president of the National Women's Medical Assn.

Her lecture, co-sponsored by the college and the Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine, is free to the public. Seating is limited, so advance phone reservations are required. For information, call 484-945-2106.

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