Colon Cancer Screening: What's New in 2013
According to the Centers for Disease Control, Colorectal cancer screening saves lives. If everyone aged 50 years old or older were screened regularly, as many as 60% of deaths from this cancer could be avoided. Learn about the symptoms and risk factors for colorectal cancer, FREE screenings available locally for those with financial barriers, and a new clinical trial available only at Upstate.
Presenter: David Halleran, MD, Chief of Service for the Department of Surgery, Upstate University Hospital, Community Campus
Martha J Ryan, RN, MPS, Director, Health Systems Initiatives, American Cancer Society
Linda J. Veit, MPH, Cancer Center Project Manager, Upstate Medical University