Health Desk
9:24 am
Fri May 10, 2013

Volunteers Sought For Cancer Research Study

Wiley D. Jenkins, Ph.D. MPH
Credit siumed.edu

The American Cancer Society is now recruiting volunteers in central Illinois for its third major cancer prevention study.

Dr. Wiley Jenkins is an epidemiologist with the SIU School of Medicine and is a member of the Simmons Cancer Institute in Springfield.

He joined Peter Gray on Illinois Edition to explain why those who’ve witnessed a loved one’s battle with cancer should sign up to be a “volunteer champion”.

a wide-ranging discussion about the Cancer Prevention Study III

CLICK HERE to learn more about the study and where to sign up in Central Illinois