Celebrating 10 Years Of Bowel Screening In NHS Ayrshire And Arran
This year’s event takes place on Wednesday 25 April 2018 in the Alexander Fleming Education Centre, University Hospital Crosshouse (registration from 12 noon, programme starting at 1pm). The event is open to everyone.
This year’s event celebrates ten years of bowel screening in Ayrshire and Arran and will help to raise awareness of the importance of prevention, screening and early detection of bowel cancer. The event will also introduce the new and easier bowel cancer screening test which was launched last year and is already having an impact.
The event will be led by Mr Eddie Leung, Colorectal Surgeon and Director of Ayrshire and Arran’s bowel screening programme.
Delegates will hear from a range of speakers, have the opportunity to ask questions them and visit a number of information stands. This year, the information stands include:
- Quit Your Way (previously Fresh Air-shire)
- K:A Leisure
- Bowel Cancer UK
- Ayrshire Cancer Support
- Crohns and colitis Ayrshire and Arran Support Group