ParamCARE foundation cosponsored the fourth annual Pancreatic Cancer Walk 2012, which was held at Roosevelt Park in Edison, New Jersey with Middlesex County Office of Health Services. This event is held annually to increase awareness about this deadly disease and generate funds for various clinical trials conducted on pancreatic cancer by the Cancer Institute of New Jersey.
Middlesex County Free Holder Deputy Director Ronald G Rios inaugurated the event. Also present at the event were Freeholder Charles E. Tomaro, U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., Freeholder Carol Barrett Bellante, Edison Mayor Antonia Ricigliano and Dr. Edmund Lattime, Deputy Director of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Nearly 250 people were in attendance at the event. This year apart from raising funds, we also provided free T-shirts and healthy refreshments for the participants.