Dear NCCRT Members:

Registration is open for an NCCRT webinar on a new NCCRT Resource:  Steps for Increasing Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates:  A Manual for Community Health Centers on Thursday, September 11th  from 12:00 Noon – 1:00 pm EST.  See registration information below.

Description of Event:

This webinar will introduce participants to a new NCCRT resource: “Steps for Increasing Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates: A Manual for Community Health Centers.”

The manual provides instructions to enable Community Health Centers to implement expert-endorsed processes for improving colorectal cancer screening and follow-up care – one step at a time.  The manual covers important topics, such as conducting baseline screening rates, assessing capacity and preparing your team.  The webinar will go over how to use the manual, give a high level overview of specific sections and introduce participants to the many resources in the appendix.


Richard Wender, MD

Chief Cancer Control Officer, American Cancer Society

Chair, National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable

Maria Syl D. de la Cruz, MD

Instructor, Department of Family & Community Medicine

Jefferson Medical College/Thomas Jefferson University

Mona Sarfaty, MD, MPH

Director, Program for Climate and Health, Center for Climate Change Communication
George Mason University


This webinar is open to NCCCP grantees, CDC CRCCP grantees, NCCRT members, 80% by 2018 supporters and ACS Health Systems staff.