Medical students of UPJŠ MF organized an event “Pink October” as a part of project “Health Touch” for the prevention of cancers that can be detected by a self-examination on Saturday, October 17, 2015.
The event was aimed to spread awareness among women about breast cancer and cervical cancer via information kiosk that was accessible to the general public in Košice Aupark from 10.00 a.m. to 17.00 p.m. The medical students trained about 250 women. In the afternoon the women had an opportunity to talk also with professional, gynecologist MUDr. Ján Varga from the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, the Faculty of Medicine UPJŠ and UNLP.