80% by 2018 Pledge
Our Colon Cancer Screening TEAM at the
14th Annual Camellia Crossing, Acadiana's Gleaux run, working toward raising awareness of colon cancer screening in the community to help reach the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable goal of 80% of U.S. population screened by year 2018
The American College of Gastroenterology also plays an important role in maximizing colorectal cancer screening rates .
Karlitz JJ, Oliphant AB, Greenwald DA et al. The American College of Gastroenterology and the 80% by 2018 Colorectal Cancer Initiative: A Multifaceted Approach to Maximize Screening Rates. Am J Gastroenterol advance online publication, 8 August 2017; doi:10.1038/ajg.2017.217