Making the Case for Screening 45-year-old Adults for Colorectal Cancer, Sept 24

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What:            Making the Case for Screening 45-year-old Adults for Colorectal Cancer”

Who:             Joseph C. Anderson, MD, MHCDS, FACG, White River Junction VA Healthcare System

When:           Thursday, September 24, 2020, 12 PM EDT

Where:          Virtual Grand Rounds, American College of Gastroenterology:

                        To register and learn more, visit https://mailchi.mp/gi/new-acg-virtual-grand-rounds-268182?e=36293cf2bb

Background:         

Think colorectal cancer only affects older adults?  Think again!  The rate of CRC diagnosis is rising in younger age groups.

Joseph Anderson, MD, MHCDS, FACG will be sharing his expertise on this subject Thursday, September 24th at noon for the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) Virtual Grand Rounds.  Details are below.  

Dr. Anderson is a practicing gastroenterologist at the White River Junction VA Medical Center, a member of the US Multi Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer (USMSTF).  USMSTF is a group of 9 gastroenterologists, selected to author publications and provide recommendations for prevention, screening, treatment, and follow-up care for CRC patients. Dr. Anderson has published extensively on CRC screening on topics including colonoscope design, colorectal cancer risk factors and biology of polyps. 

Date: 
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 12:00pm