DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The NBA’s all-time leading scorer and six-time champion will visit the Dayton area.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar will be the keynote speaker for Premier Health’s Second Annual Cancer Symposium.
Abdul-Jabbar was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia in 2008. He lost his uncle and grandfather to colorectal cancer, and almost lost his own father.
Abdul-Jabbar promotes colorectal cancer awareness for African-American community.
The Collaborating Against Cancer event will take place Saturday, July 15 at the Dayton Convention center from 7:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Registration is required for this event and seating is limited.
Registrations must be made before July 6.
For information about the event and registration, click here.