IMPORTANT! Due to the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) events on this site may be postponed or canceled. Please check with individual event organizers for the latest information about cancellations.

The Doctor Is In--Breast Screening

Please note, this event has expired.

Presented by Peter White Public Library at Peter White Public Library, Marquette MI

Oct 18 2017
The Doctor Is In--Breast Screening

Dr. Acharya will present information on the necessity, methods, and benefits of breast screening.

On Wednesday, October 18 from noon till 1:00 pm, U.P.H.S. Marquette physician Dr. Sheetal Acharya will discuss breast screening in this month’s Meet the Physician series in the Peter White Public Library’s Shiras Room.


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Breast cancer affects 1 in 8 American women.  In 2017 it is estimated that 252,710 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed with another 63,410 non-invasive cases diagnosed.  Since 1989, the numbers of women who die each year due to breast cancer has steadily decreased.  It is thought that increased awareness,

View more


Free Admission


Peter White Public Library

217 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI 49855

Google Map of 217 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI 49855

See what's near this venue

CONNECT WITH Peter White Public Library


Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Bainbridge Island WA | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Durham NC | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | KeepMovingOKC | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex County NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Niagara County NY | Oklahoma City OK | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Ottawa IL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Richardson TX | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA