Prevention and Early Detection Education
We are committed to educating the community of the importance of being proactive about their health. Our educational programs help fulfill our mission to raise awareness about the prevention and early detection of cancer. We have several educational initiatives we offer to the community. You can learn more about each of these programs below.
Meet our Education Officer
Rhonda J. Smith-Simmons RN, BA, MBA
During her career as a registered nurse, Rhonda Smith-Simmons has worked both locally and in the U.S.A in diverse clinical areas including hospice units. At King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, Ms. Smith-Simmons has held the position of Assistant Unit Coordinator in both the paediatric and intensive care units where one of her primary roles was orientation of new staff. She has also been an Adjunct Lecturer at the Bermuda College for the Continuing Care Workers Certificate program.
In her current role as the Education Officer at Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre, Ms. Smith-Simmons endeavours to fulfill the charity’s vision of “serving our community building healthier lives free of cancer and disease” by delivering educational presentations to school children, corporate employees, and other organizational groups. Although the primary focus is on the prevention and early detection of cancer, she also presents on a variety of other health care topics.
Send Rhonda an email.
Our Education Programmes
For Prevention and Early Detection for specific cancers please click here.