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The American Cancer Society National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable (ACS NCCRT) is a national coalition of organizations working together to advance colorectal cancer control efforts. The ACS NCCRT, established by the American Cancer Society (ACS) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 1997, includes public organization, private organizations, voluntary organizations, and invited individuals dedicated to reducing the incidence of and mortality from colorectal cancer in the U.S., through coordinated leadership, strategic planning, and advocacy. The ultimate goal of the ACS NCCRT is to increase the use of proven colorectal cancer screening tests among the entire population for whom screening is appropriate.
ACS NCCRT members enjoy benefits and services designed to magnify the impact that each organization can have in their efforts to defeat this disease. Members can learn about the latest news, events, tools, and resources via regular email updates. Members can attend the ACS NCCRT Annual Meeting to share ideas, get up-to-date information about screening, and wrestle with pressing issues. Lastly, the ACS NCCRT offers its members a place to work together on various initiatives designed to leverage each others talents and address pressing needs in the area of colorectal cancer screening.