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 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



HNCA provides me with the information and support I need. It also provides me with a medium to serve as a role model to others diagnosed with head and neck cancer.”Jason Mendelsohn
Stage-4 HPV-related oral cancer survivor