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LTU president to discuss breast cancer prevention Oct. 25

Release Date: October 18, 2012

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – “Breast Cancer, Hormones, and You” will be presented by Lawrence Technological University President and CEO Virinder Moudgil, a leading researcher on the topic, on Thursday, Oct. 25, at the university located at 21000 West 10 Mile Road in Southfield.

The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held in room M218 of the Buell Building.

Moudgil has spent much of his professional career researching the molecular mechanisms and relationships between hormones and breast cancer. His work has been supported by the National Institutes of Health and others.

Lunch will be provided by Hungry Howie’s and a gift will be presented to the first 50 attendees. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Lawrence Technological University, www.ltu.edu, is a private university founded in 1932 that offers more than 100 programs through the doctoral level in its Colleges of Architecture and Design, Arts and Sciences, Engineering, and Management. Bloomberg BusinessWeek lists Lawrence Tech among the nation’s top 20 percent of universities for return on undergraduate tuition investment, and highest in the Detroit metropolitan area. Lawrence Tech is also listed in the top tier of Midwestern universities by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review. Students benefit from small class sizes and experienced faculty who provide a real-world, hands-on, “theory and practice” education with an emphasis on leadership. Activities on Lawrence Tech’s 102-acre campus include over 60 student clubs and organizations and a growing roster of NAIA varsity sports.