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Participants needed for Tallahassee cancer study

Cancer Research
Posted at 6:41 AM, Apr 01, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-06 17:03:24-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The American Cancer Society is bringing a historic cancer prevention study to Tallahassee, and they're looking for volunteers.

The Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3) is a national effort to help researchers understand how to prevent cancer. Men and women between the ages of 30 and 65 with no personal history of cancer are invited to participate.

The organization hopes to enroll at least 300,000 adults from various racial and ethnic background from across the U.S. Locally, officials have set a goal of 500 participants in the Tallahassee area.

The study is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, April 2. The following is a list of enrollment locations:

Tallahassee Memorial Cancer Center

1775 One Healing Place | Tallahassee, FL  32308

Enrollment Date: April 2, 2013

Enrollment Times: 4:00PM - 9:00PM

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Capital Health Plan - Governor Square Auditorium

1491 Governor's Square Blvd | Tallahassee, FL  32301

Enrollment Date: April 3, 2013

Enrollment Times: 9:00AM – 2:00PM

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YMCA

2001 Apalachee Pkwy | Tallahassee, FL  32301

Enrollment Date: April 4, 2013

Enrollment Times: 2:00PM - 7:00PM

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Capital Regional Medical Center

2626 Care Dr | Tallahassee, FL  32308

Enrollment Date: April 5, 2013

Enrollment Times: 7:00AM - 1:00PM

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Walk-ins are accepted, but appointments are preferred. For more information, visit www.cancer.org/cps3florida.