The CT Chapter is currently based in New Haven, CT at Yale School of Medicine. This active chapter supports our Free Screening Program, focusing many of their activities in the month of April.

Chapter Officers

President – Saral Mehra, MD MBA
Vice President – Joseph Mendes, PA-C
Treasurer – Salimah Velji, MPH
Community Liaison 1 – Ken Yanagisawa, MD

For more information or to volunteer, please contact Saral Mehra at

Upcoming Events

Yale New Haven Hospital — Free Screening — New Haven, CT (5/11: 3:00PM-6:30PM)

Chapter president Dr. Saral Mehra and Dr. Beth Jones recently appeared on New Haven’s News8 to discuss the importance of head and neck cancer screenings. Watch the video here!

Past Events

Yale New Haven Hospital Health System H&N Screening Events

April 5, 2017
4:30pm – 6:30pm

Lawrence and Memorial Hospital
New London Community Meal Center
12 Montauk Ave, New London, CT
Walk-ins welcome

April 7, 2017
2:00pm – 6:30pm

Yale New Haven Hospital / Smilow Cancer Hospital
20 York Street, New Haven, CT 06510
East Pavilion Special Events Area in Cafeteria
Registration recommended: 888-700-6543
Parking will be validated

May 4, 2017
4:30pm – 6:30pm

Bridgeport Hospital Screening
Park Avenue Medical Building
5520 Park Ave, Trumbull, CT 06611
Registration recommended: 888-357-2396

May 5, 2017
4:30pm – 6:30pm

Greenwich Hospital
Noble Conference Room
5 Perryridge Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830
Registration recommended: 888-357-2396, Walk-ins welcome

Griffin Hospital H&N Screening Event

April 5th, 2017
4:30pm – 6:30pm

Griffin Hospital
130 Division St,
Derby, CT 06418

1-866-792-HNCA (4622)

If you feel like there is something going on and don’t quite know, Get Screened. Find out what it is. Too many people wait until it’s too late. The key is early diagnosis.Jim Kelly
NFL Pro Football Hall of Famer and head and neck cancer survivor

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