Featuring: Blue Hope Hard Hat Initiative

OMS Contribution: Blue Hope Hard Hat Initiative Kevin Hays was diagnosed with stage IIIb colon cancer at age 28. He underwent surgery and FOLFOX chemotherapy after diagnosis. Kevin now works on colorectal cancer awareness initiatives to encourage people to better educate themselves about the disease…

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July 2014 Webinar – The Latest News About CRC Research & Treatment

Learn the latest findings from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) conference in May. The latest studies, treatments and developments and how they impact colorectal cancer patients were discussed. PRESENTED BY: Cathy Eng, M.D. Associate Professor, Department of Gastrointestinal (GI) Medical OncologyDr. Cathy Eng is Associate Professor…

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Fight CRC's Murphy to Present at CCA Conference

Fight Colorectal Cancer’s Director of Research, Kate M. Murphy will be joining a distinguished list of guest speakers at the Colon Cancer Alliance’s upcoming national conference this June in Denver, Colorado.  Her participation as a panelist will provide attendees with information on genetic risk factors…

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CRC Groups Join Together to Offer Clinical Trial Matching

Leading colorectal cancer advocacy organizations Colon Cancer Alliance and Fight Colorectal Cancer announced that they are teaming up on an initiative to encourage patients with colorectal cancer to take charge of their diagnosis and learn about clinical trials. The Colorectal Cancer Clinical Trial Call to…

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Dress in Blue on March 5 for Colorectal Cancer Awareness

We’re wearing Blue . . .and you can too! Dress in Blue Day is March 5, sponsored by the Colon Cancer Alliance. In celebration of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, advocates are encouraged to raise awareness of colon and rectal cancers by wearing blue and telling…

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