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04/22/14 - March event by Maine Health displays giant inflatable colon
A colorectal cancer awareness event sponsored by Maine Health at the Maine Mall in South Portland presented a giant inflatable colon that members of the public could walk through to learn more about colorectal cancer.  The display was provided by Sanofi Pharmaceutical Company.  More >>
03/28/14 - President Obama Proclaims March National Colorectal Cancer Month
Presidential Proclamation -- Colorectal Cancer Month, 2014NATIONAL COLORECTAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH, 2014- - - - - - -BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICAA PROCLAMATIONThe second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States, colorectal cancer claims more than 50,000 American lives… More >>
03/17/14 - John Nappi wants you to just say "YES!"
John Nappi wants to shout, “Just Say Yes!” from the rooftops. He wants to see the words plastered on tee shirts and bumper sticker and posters. He wants people to ask, “Say yes to what?”You see, John didn’t say yes and now he’s paying a dear price. He said no. No… More >>
02/27/14 - Save the Date - Maine Medical Center Grand Rounds on Colorectal Cancer
Please join MaineHealth and Maine Medical Center for two Grand Rounds events to promote Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. More >>
11/26/13 - Office Strategies for Increasing Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates in the Primary Care Practice
This webinar is presented by the Maine CDC Colorectal Cancer Control Program with the assistance of Mona Sarfaty, MD, Professor of Medicine at the Thomas Jefferson University School of Medicine. 1 free CME is available to those who complete the pre- and post-test included with the webinar. Watch the webinar… More >>
11/26/13 - Evidence-Based Guidelines to Improve Colon Cancer Screening Quantity and Quality in Maine
This webinar is presented by the Maine CDC Colorectal Cancer Control Program. 1 free CME is available to those who complete the pre- and post-test included with the webinar. Watch the webinar here. More >>
11/26/13 - There is No One "Best" CRC Screening Test: The Proof and the Benefits of Getting FIT
This webinar is presented by Dr. James Allison, MD, Clinical Professor Emeritus of Gastroenterology, University of California - San Francisco. 1 free CME is available to those who complete the pre- and post-test included with the webinar. Watch the webinar here. More >>