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Colorectal Cancer Screening: 80% and Beyond Update

80% by 2018 Updated Logo

Updated 80% Graphic

The 80% by 2018 colorectal cancer screening initiative is coming to a close, and a new umbrella screening colorectal cancer screening campaign will be coming in 2019. In the meantime, the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable is pleased to announce the release of a new temporary 80% graphic for use by those who sign a responsible use agreement. Additional materials will follow soon. Download today!

New Journal Article on Community-Based Colorectal Cancer Screening Program

A recent article came out in Gastroenterology, "Effects of organized colorectal cancer screening on cancer incidence and mortality in a large, community-based population." The article concluded that implementing an organized colorectal cancer screening program in a large, community-based population rapidly increased screening participation to greater than the 80% target. Read more.