March 2021 Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month Webcast

Date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Time: 3:00-4:00 PM ET

Join us to celebrate national achievements and to hear the latest state of the field updates that inform our work. Hear from Richard Wender, MD, and Robert Smith, PhD, NCCRT co-chairs; Lisa Richardson, MD, MPH, Director of CDC’s Division of Cancer Prevention and Control; Rebecca Siegel, MPH, Senior Scientific Director, Surveillance Research, American Cancer Society; Folasade May, MD, PhD, MPhil, UCLA Health, our 2021 80% in Every Community National Achievement Awards grand prize honoree; and other special guests. The webcast will also feature our 2021 80% in Every Community National Achievement Awards winners.

Ways to get engaged:

  1. Send us a picture of you dressed in blue for Dress in Blue Day on Friday, March 5th! Email your photo to by March 10th to be included in a photo montage during the webcast. 
  2. Connect with us on social media! Follow #80inEveryCommunity on Twitter and follow our Facebook page
  3. Spread the word! Share the link to register with your colleagues and partners.
  4. Join us. Learn how you can join the shared goal to reach 80% in Every Community.

The webcast is free and is open to NCCRT members, 80% Pledge partners, CDC grantees, ACS and ACS CAN staff, and other partners working to increase colorectal cancer screening rates. Pre-registration is required.