Evening WURDS 3.30.21 – GO TO KNOW PANEL DISCUSSION
Nick Taliaferro March 30, 2021
In partnership with the Colorectal Cancer Alliance, Independence Blue Cross Foundation, Penn Medicine and Labcorp, Nick Taliaferro hosted a Panel discussion with doctors and specialists about the risks of colorectal cancer. Through the campaign, individuals can request a free, at-home fit kit, which screens for blood in the stool as a possible early sign of colorectal cancer. Guests Included:
Dr. Akinbowale Oyalowo: Gastroenterologist at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center and Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.
Dr. Carmen Guerra: Physician at Penn Medicine, Associate Professor of Medicine at Penn’s Perelman School of Medicine, and Associate Director of Diversity and Outreach at the Abramson Cancer Center.
Dr. Steven Blake: IGastroenterologist in Philadelphia
Kim Hall Jackson: Colorectal cancer survivor , Advocate and Patient Education & Collaboration Consultant at Colorectal Cancer Alliance