Screening for Colorectal Cancer

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Lecture Overview

It's predicted that our National Bowel Cancer Screening Program could save up to 90,000 lives over the next 40 years. Learn about this incredibly effective method of screening for one of the most devastating cancers and what you need to do to ensure the test is successful.


Portrait of Mark Jenkins
Mark Jenkins

Professor Mark Jenkins is the director of the Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Melbourne. He is an epidemiologist who for the past 20 years has been conducting research on colorectal cancer, including risk factors, prevention, and genetic syndromes. He is a member of the Clinical Advisory Panel of the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program. See Educator Profile