Philadelphia International Medicine will host Prostate Cancer: What You Need to Know featuring Dr. Leonard Gomella, M.D., F.A.C.S. on Thursday, August 31st from 6:30 – 8:30pm. 


Dr. Leonard Gomella is the Bernard W. Godwin, Jr. Professor of Prostate Cancer and Chairman of the Department of Urology at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College. He serves as Senior Director for Clinical Affairs for the Sidney Kimmel Cancer at Jefferson, Clinical Director of the SKCC Network and Urology Chair for NRG (RTOG). Dr. Gomella is involved in translational basic science and clinical research in the development of new diagnostic techniques and treatments for prostate and bladder cancer through the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center as Co-Leader of the Biology of Prostate Cancer Program. 


The informational session will tackle the following topics:

1. The Multidisciplinary Approach to Prostate Cancer 

2. Risks and Benefits of Prostate Cancer Treatment 

3. Is Active Surveillance right for me? 


In addition to the informative discussion, dinner will be served. 


Those wishing to attend are asked to R.S.V.P to or to call 1-215-575-3737 by Friday, August 25, 2017