Partnership Co-hosts Cancer Poster Contest for Local Students

In an effort to bring cancer awareness to the community level, the Connecticut Cancer Partnership and Hartford Hospital hosted a cancer poster competition for students from the Greater Hartford Academy of Mathematics and Science (GHAMAS). The winners, selected during ceremonies on June 5 at Hartford Hospital, were: 1st place – Sanjana Patel (Colorectal Cancer); 2nd place – Harsida Desai (Skin Cancer); 3rd place – Chelsea Yalen (Pancreatic Cancer). The top 3 winners received engraved plaques, and all contestants received certificates. The posters were on display in the hospital cafeteria through June 13.   Entries were judged by four members of…