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
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
2001 Apalachee Pkwy | Tallahassee, FL 32301
Enrollment Date: April 4, 2013
Enrollment Times: 2:00PM - 7:00PM
Capital Regional Medical Center
2626 Care Dr | Tallahassee, FL 32308
Enrollment Date: April 5, 2013
Enrollment Times: 7:00AM - 1:00PM
Walk-ins are accepted, but appointments are preferred. For more information, visit www.cancer.org/cps3florida.