The Truth About Colon Cancer

3/15/2017 @ 12:59 PM - 3:29 PM

ACCESS Center for Discovery and Learning
5139 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60609

RSVP to Shawn Foster at 773.247.2435 or via email at


ACCESS Welcome 1:00 p.m.

Panel and Dialogue: Perspectives 1:15 p.m. on Risk, Screening and Prevention

Refreshments/Break 2:15 p.m.

Fun Fitness 2:30 p.m.


Alana Biggers, MD, MPH, FACP Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine University of Illinois at Chicago

Sandra Gomez-Perez, PhD, RD, LDN Assistant Professor of Clinical Nutrition College of Health Sciences, Rush University

Lauren Miller Stage IV colorectal Cancer Survivor The Blue Hat Foundation, Inc.


Instructor-led fitness activity offering simple, senior-friendly techniques to improve flexibility, balance and energy


• Free healthy treats including make-your-own salad station

• Tips and meal plans for healthier eating

• Latest resources on colon cancer and how to talk with families and friends

• Referrals and options for health screenings

• Local community resources

• Free giveaways


This event is supported through a generous donation from the Hospira Foundation. The Hospira Foundation was the philanthropic affiliate of Hospira, Inc. Hospira, Inc.was acquired by Pfizer Inc. in September 2015.