Cancer Council WA are hosting a session around the prevention and early detection of bowel cancer, on July 30th.
The discussion will centre around what bowel cancer is, why Australia has one of the highest rates of bowel cancer in the world, and what you can do to reduce your risk, including aspects on screening recommendations.
The speaker will be Dr. Hooi Ee, a full-time gastroenterologist and current Head of the Department of Gastroenterology at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. Dr. Hooi Ee is also the Clinical Advisor to the Department of Health WA on bowel cancer screening and a co-author on national guidelines for bowel cancer screening and colonoscopy surveillance.
When: Tuesday, July 30th
Where: Perth State Library - Alexander Library Building, Francis Street - Theatre room.
Cancer Council NSW would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work.We would also like to pay respect to elders past and present and extend that respect to all other Aboriginal people.