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27m
Mark Jenkins
02 October 2017

Screening for Colorectal Cancer

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.

Educator

Mark Jenkins

Educator

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.

Comments

14 May 2018
It is really helpful lecture and easy explanation.
03 May 2018
Very informative. The stats on lack of participation is surprising. The stats on how many people have a positive result to the amount of cancers detected is encouraging.
26 Apr 2018
Great and very educational
29 Mar 2018
Excellent. This educational resource would also benefit the general public.
25 Mar 2018
A very interesting talk, which was a good refresher.
17 Oct 2017
Very informative lecture. Thank you.

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