Researcher to address history, biology of cancer Saturday


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A cancer researcher who studies both lung cancer and leukemia will speak and take questions on the disease Saturday (July 19) in Spencer County.

    Levi J. Beverly, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the University of Louisville Department of Medicine and a researcher with the James Graham Brown Cancer Center.

    Beverly will discuss the “History of Cancer Biology and Cancer Research” at 10:30 a.m. at the Spencer County Public Library, 168 Taylorsville Rd. in Taylorsville.

    Following his remarks, Beverly will take questions from the audience.Admission is free. For additional information, contact the library at 502-477-8137.

    Jill Scoggins is proud of her role as an academic communications professional with more than 25 years’ experience with universities in four states. At UofL, she manages communications for several departments, divisions, institutes and centers within the School of Medicine. Her areas include women’s health, pediatrics, family medicine, geriatric medicine, cardiology and cardiovascular surgery and oncology/hematology, among others.