GCCCF Informs @ Mt. Canaan Baptist Church

The Greater Chattanooga Colon Cancer Foundation joined forces with Erlanger's Dodson and Southside Community Health Centers to organize a forum raising colon cancer awareness. This discussion took place at Mt Canaan Church on October 28th, where participants were treated to breakfast and education regarding the importance of colon cancer screening. The following speakers were present to share their knowledge and/or first hand experience: Helena Odum (colon cancer survivor), Ronald Odum (colon cancer screening advocate), Calvin Bowman (endoscopy technician), GCCCF Board Chair, Shauna Lorenzo-Rivero, MD (colorectal surgeon) and GCCCF Vice President, Marshall Horton, MD (retired gastroenterologist). The event was made possible with a grant from the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga.

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