Teeing Off For a Good Cause
July 27, 2011
Atlanta, GA -- DeKalb Medical Foundation hosts the 17th Annual Charles B. Eberhart Memorial Golf Classic on Monday, August 29, 2011 at Peachtree Golf Club, 4600 Peachtree RD, Atlanta, GA 30319.
Proceeds from this year’s event will support DeKalb Medical’s Cancer Center, recipient of the Outstanding Achievement Award from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. The Cancer Center employs an interdisciplinary approach to offer each patient state-of-the-art therapies within a compassionate, individualized treatment plan.
"Our coordinated program of cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and support addresses the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of our patients," said Leigh Minter, Executive Director, DeKalb Medical Foundation.
About DeKalb Medical Cancer Center
DeKalb Medical continues to be a leader in Atlanta in oncology research and treatment. The Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons validated the excellence of our cancer program in June 2010 by granting a three-year approval with commendation to DeKalb Medical as a community comprehensive cancer center. In addition, DeKalb Medical also received the Outstanding Achievement Award from the Commission on Cancer in 2007 for exceeding the standards set out by the Commission. Only 20 percent of hospitals in the United States have been awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award. Join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/dekalbmedicalcancercenter.