Colorectal Cancer prevention and screening information presented to over 1500 veterans in Broome County.
August 19 - 20, 2016 - Colorectal Cancer Community Health Day
Two events in Corning and Sayre, reaching over 175 people with colorectal cancer prevention information. Over 50 people underwent a risk assessment to learn their personal risk of colorectal cancer. Based on their percentages, patients were offered the option to take home hemoccult screening cards.
September 28, 2016 - Updates in Hematologic Malingancies Presentation/Dinner
This event was sponsored by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Dr. Bradley Lash, Medical Oncologist at Guthrie, save a presentation on hematologic malignancy updates to 60 people. This presentation including information on new chemotherapy agents, clinical trials, and other data relevant to hematologic malignancies.