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Be Invincible!: Vince Papale’s Playbook for Defeating Colon Cancer
March 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmFree
The movie, Invincible, was inspired by the true story of an ordinary guy who at age 30 achieves his lifelong dream of becoming a professional football after making an open tryout for the Philadelphia Eagles. After years of tackling the NFL, Vince Papale had to tackle colorectal cancer. Hear Vince Papale’s account of his colon cancer diagnosis and his inspirational story of treatment and recovery. Understand the numerous colon conditions, preventive strategies, symptoms, diagnostic technologies such as CT Scans and colonoscopy and advanced treatments like the Da Vinci Robotic Surgical System.
Vince Papale – Former NFL player and colorectal cancer survivor
Patrick Boland, MD – Medical Oncologist
To register, visit https://www.rwjbh.org/events/event/?event=26934
Offered in collaboration with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.