Colorectal

Upcoming Meetings

ASCO GI » January 21-23, 2016
Digestive Disease Week 2015 » May 21-24, 2016
ASCO Annual Meeting » June 3-7, 2016
ASCRS » May 30 - May 4, 2016

Reliable Resources

US statistics on Colon and Rectal Cancer

Global Statistics on Colon and Rectal Cancer

Patient Resources

  • American College of Gastroenterology
    • Patient Section (includes resources such as podcasts, colorectal cancer risks, screening tests, etc.)
  • Fight Colorectal Cancer (offers information on diagnosis and treatment, a phone or email Answer Line to help those with colorectal cancer questions, access to an online support community, and a monthly electronic newsletter)
  • Colon Cancer Alliance (offers support and information for survivors, caregivers, and others touched by colorectal cancer (CRC); a Buddy Program that matches people for one-on-one support, an online support program called My CCA Support where those affected by CRC can connect with others, and more)
  • National Cancer Institute (provides free information on all types of cancer, living with cancer, support information for families of people with cancer, research, and more)
  • Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC)