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The following article was published on 12 May 2015 in the St Marys Star.
The Sri Lankan Association of NSW is hosting a fashion show in June to raise awareness about breast screening among Indian and Sri Lankan communities – two communities with the lowest rate of breast screening in NSW.
The Sri Lankan Association of NSW, as part of the Pink Sari Project will be hosting 'Fabulously Pink - A Fashion Show' on Sunday 28th June. The Pink Sari Project aims to promote breast cancer screening awareness among the Indian and Sri Lankan communities, who have some of the lowest screening rates in NSW. As part of the event, BCI Service Director A/Professor Nirmala Pathmanathan will be presenting on the night.Read more...
Associate Professor Nirmala Pathmanathan, Service Director of Westmead Breast Cancer Institute (BCI) was proud to launch its expanded Screening, Assessment and Diagnostics Service Clinic at the BCI Sunflower Clinic Mount Druitt Hospital. The expansion is in response to a significant increase in the number of women from the Blacktown local government area, lower Blue Mountains and Penrith areas requiring breast screening services in the area.Read more...
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