Improving Resilience and Equity in Colorectal Cancer Screening: Lessons from COVID-19 and Beyond

Fight Colorectal Cancer (Fight CRC) President, Anjee Davis, is representing the relentless champions in our community as a member on the President’s Colorectal Cancer Screening Panel, which is meeting on November 2 and 4. The Panel meeting will be available via webcast and will include an opportunity for stakeholders and the public to provide input and ask questions during the public comment portion of the meeting.  

The massive disruption caused by COVID-19 has provided an opportunity to take lessons learned from the ongoing disturbance and create lasting improvements in colorectal cancer screening. The Panel monitors the activities of the National Cancer Program and reports to the President of the United States on barriers to progress in reducing the burden of colorectal cancer.

The goal of this meeting is to learn more about the opportunities, barriers, and possible solutions to improve colorectal cancer screening during and post COVID-19. Your voice needs to be heard!

Information about the dates and times of the meetings are below: 

Day 1: November 2, 2020, 1:00 – 5:00 PM EST

Day 2: November 4, 2020, 1:00 – 5:00 PM EST

While you’re watching, be sure to post a #StrongArmSelfie about how you’re staying strong during the pandemic!

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