November 21, 2018

UAB to host No Shave November “Shave Off” for men’s health awareness

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A “shave off” event at UAB will spread awareness about men’s health and diseases that affect them specifically.

no shave streamOn Tuesday, Nov. 27, the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s School of Medicine will be hosting a “No Shave November” event in honor of Men’s Health Awareness Month from 3-5 p.m. in UAB Hospital’s North Pavilion Atrium.

The event will help raise awareness and address some of the biggest health issues faced by men, including prostate cancer, testicular cancer and mental health.

With UAB faculty and physicians’ shaving off their monthlong beards with help from local barbers, community members are encouraged to attend, learn more, join a team or donate by visiting the event’s official website.

Interviews are available upon request during the event.