Five colorectal cancer experts join Medical Advisory Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New clinicians, researchers get involved at Fight Colorectal Cancer to provide advice on medical, clinical and research aspects of colorectal cancer. Alexandria, Va. – December 15, 2014 – The Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) Medical Advisory Board gained five experts in colorectal cancer. The following doctors joined the multi-disciplinary board to provide advice…  Read More

Basketball Star Andre Miller Becomes Celebrity Spokesman

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Basketball Star Andre Miller Becomes Celebrity Spokesman for Fight Colorectal Cancer NBA player joins colon and rectal cancer charity to raise awareness and host an end-of-year giving challenge for free take-home screening tests. Alexandria, Va. – Dec. 11, 2014 – Washington Wizards basketball player Andre Miller is stepping up his philanthropic game this holiday…  Read More

RATS Training at KU Cancer Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact:  Danielle Burgess Research Advocates Will Tour Labs, Meet Scientists at KU Cancer Center Colorectal cancer researcher Dan Dixon, Ph. D. from University of Kansas Cancer Center will lead 2-day training for cancer survivors. Alexandria, Va. – November 3, 2014 – The research advocates from Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) will spend…  Read More

Congressional Advisory Committee Launch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Four representatives first Congressional Advisory Committee  Bipartisan committee forms to provide expertise, advice and guidance in establishing legislative priorities for Fight Colorectal Cancer. Alexandria, Va. – September 24, 2014 – Today Fight Colorectal Cancer announced the establishment of the Fight Colorectal Cancer Congressional Advisory Committee. Reps. Donald M. Payne, Jr. (D-NJ), Charlie Dent…  Read More

Fight Colorectal Cancer Heads to Minnesota for Pitch for Prevention

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National March Against Colorectal Cancer Heads to Minnesota Twins’ Target Field for Pitch for Prevention Fight Colorectal Cancer’s coast-to-coast colorectal cancer awareness campaign, One Million Strong, is collaborating with Mayo Clinic and prostate cancer group Ed Randall’s Fans for the Cure to raise awareness of ‘below the belt’ cancers at Target Field July…  Read More

PRESS RELEASE: July 16 Stakeholder Meeting with ACSCAN

Advocates Join Reps. Payne Jr., Dent, Lance Calling for Legislation to Remove Cost Barriers to Colon Cancer Screening for Seniors WASHINGTON, DC – More than 30 colon and rectal cancer advocates and survivors are on Capitol Hill today calling for members of Congress to support legislation to ensure that cost is not a barrier for Medicare…  Read More