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World Cancer Day Recognition

February 2, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

World Cancer Day infographic. Text reads: World Cancer Day - Where you live shouldn't determine if you live. Photo depicted of a person sitting in a hospital bed in what appears to be a drab room.The Health Sciences Libraries of Rutgers University Libraries and Rutgers Global Health Institute are collaborating to hold an event at 2 p.m. on Thursday, February 2, 2023, to recognize World Cancer Day.

The informal event will feature a library-themed display to commemorate World Cancer Day, and attendees can enjoy complimentary coffee, tea, and hot chocolate.

Robert Wood Johnson Library of the Health Sciences, Medical Education Building, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 1 Robert Wood Johnson Place, New Brunswick, NJ

Free and open to the Rutgers community. View or download the flyer (PDF). For more information, contact Lori Riley ( at Rutgers Global Health Institute or Victoria Wagner ( at Rutgers University Libraries.

Note: the official date of World Cancer Day is February 4; however, this recognition event is taking place in advance, on February 2. Learn more about World Cancer Day at, a resource developed by the Union for International Cancer Control, of which Rutgers Global Health Institute is an associate member.


February 2, 2023
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Rutgers Global Health Institute
Rutgers University Libraries – Health Sciences Libraries


Robert Wood Johnson Library of the Health Sciences
Medical Education Building, 1 Robert Wood Johnson Place
New Brunswick, NJ United States
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