March 5, 2021 – 5pm EST March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. We open Season 3 with a discussion about screening for Colorectal Cancer from the renowned Dr. Douglas Rex, an international expert regarding prevention and early detection of colorectal cancer. He also has the nation’s largest experience in removing large polyps and the world’s largest experience in completing colonoscopy in patients with previously incomplete exams.
Douglas Rex, MD
Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Indiana University School of Medicine
Chancellor’s Professor Emeritus – Indiana Univ. Purdue Univ Indianapolis
Professor Emeritus of Medicine
Director of Endoscopy – Indiana University
Master of the American College of Gastroenterology
Master of the American College of Physicians
Each week we highlight the Real Champions in your life! Your family, friends, or colleagues who go the extra mile to help others in their community. Know someone who should be featured? Nominate them now!
Marianne T. Ritchie, MD was one of the first female gastroenterologists practicing in the Philadelphia area. An advocate for over 30 years, Dr. Ritchie developed the PINKPLUS triple cancer screening program, and the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGNfor Colon Cancer Awareness.
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