Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center Honors Extraordinary Community Leaders

A graphic reading

(Baton Rouge, La.) – Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center recently recognized and presented several prestigious awards, named after individuals who made a meaningful difference in the fight against cancer. These awards honored Sandra Brown, PhD, the Gonzales Area Foundation and J. Gerald “Jerry” Jolly. “On behalf of the boards, the Cancer Center leadership team, every […]

Living Well in Louisiana

Live Well Event

More than 450 people took proactive measures to protect their health by receiving free cancer screenings Mary Bird Perkins Live Well events this year. Whether in Covington, Gonzales or Houma, residents throughout southeast Louisiana had convenient access screenings for four different types of cancers. Due to time constraints and commitments, many people in local communities […]