Classes & Events

Thu

18

Jul 2019

Combating Colorectal Cancer: From Detection to Treatment

The Queen's Medical Center - West Oahu

Time 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM

Combating Colorectal Cancer: From Detection to Treatment
Queen's - West Oahu Speaking of Health lecture (FREE) - Thursday, July 18, 2019 - Main Lobby


Cancer is the second leading cause of death in Hawaii. Colorectal cancers are very common and the 3rd leading cause of cancer. Early stage cancers can be curable. The symptoms of colorectal cancer may be vague. Screening can prevent or detect most colorectal cancers. Multiple modalities can be used to treat colorectal cancer.

Please join Christina J. Wai, MD, FACS Surgeon at The Queen’s Medical Center - West O‘ahu to discuss:

  • Colon anatomy and functions
  • Risk factors for colorectal cancer
  • Screening methods for colorectal cancer
  • Staging of colorectal cancer
  • Latest surgical, chemotherapy and radiation treatment for colorectal cancer

Space is limited. Reservations are required. Register online or call The Queen’s Referral Line at 691-7117. Free parking.

Combating Colorectal Cancer
Date: Thursday, July 18, 2019
Time: 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Place: The Queen’s Medical Center – West O‘ahu Lobby
Cost: Free

Location


91-2141 Fort Weaver Road
Ewa Beach, HI 96706
Main Lobby