Family Medicine’s education series in Bristol focuses on breast cancer

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BRISTOL (June 6, 2013) – Dr. Sue Prill, a Bristol cancer specialist with the Wellmont Cancer Institute, will provide information and answer questions about breast cancer Thursday, June 13, as part of a series of public lectures at the Bristol Public Library that is being co-sponsored by the medical residency program at ETSU Family Physicians of Bristol.

Prill’s presentation will begin at 7 p.m. in the J. Henry Kegley Meeting Room of the library, which is located at 701 Goode St., Bristol, Va. The Health Education Series is free and open to the public.

The series will continue throughout the year on the second Thursday of each month with a wide range of health issues, including such specific diseases as cancer and diabetes, as well as public health concerns. Dr. Raymond “Robin” Feierabend, an ETSU professor of Family Medicine and director of graduate medical education, is the series moderator.

The July discussion will feature Dr. Tim Urbin, a clinical psychologist at ETSU Family Physicians of Bristol and an assistant professor with East Tennessee State University’s James H. Quillen College of Medicine. Urbin will lead a discussion on the topic “Dementia: Myth and Reality.”

For more information, visit or call (276) 645-8781.

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