Get Your Rear in Gear: Demystifying Colon Cancer to Save Lives


Shannon Davis, RN, colorectal cancer survivor and advocate for colon cancer awareness, will share her survival story. 

Ashish Chopra, MD, with Springfield Clinic, will talk about colonoscopies, types of bowel preps and people who should be screened. 

Jan Rakinic, MD, with SIU School of Medicine, will discuss polyp discovery and removal, follow-up and understanding of final reports and high risk patients. 

Light refreshments will be served. 

Register online now or call Memorial's Healthline at 217-788-3333.

  • Time: 5 - 6:30 p.m.
  • Location: Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation, 228 W. Miller St., Springfield
  • Room: Curtis Theatre Classroom
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