14th Annual Paws for a Cause Dog Walk

Ari Birnbaum, MD

Founder's Message

Head and neck cancer is a complicated illness requiring the expertise of surgeons, radiation oncologists, and medical oncologists. Equally important are support staff, nutritionists, and speech pathologists, which are all crucial to our patients with regards to recovering from their cancer.

The Rhode Island Hospital Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Clinic is dedicated to the treatment of these patients and is unique in Rhode Island.

Please join us to support and celebrate these patients and their caregivers!

Ariel E. Birnbaum, MD

Why It's Important

Head & Neck Cancer Awareness

Head & Neck Cancer accounts for approximately 4% of all cancers in the United States. An estimated 53,000 people will be diagnosed with head & neck cancers each year, with an estimated mortality rate of 10,800.

Treatments can be intense, involving combinations of surgery, radiation therapy and chemotherapy, and these patients often require assistance to help them complete treatments.

Paws for a Cause is raising awareness for this debilitating disease. Donations to Paws for a Cause will be used for patient assistance during and after treatment and for research into improvement of care.

To register or donate to this important cause, make your donation on this secure form or download a printable form by clicking here.

Please Join Us to Support Head & Neck Cancer Patients

June 8, 2024

Slater Memorial Park Pavilion
825 Armistice Boulevard
Pawtucket, RI 02861

Suggested Donation $25

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