School of Nursing Promote Colon Cancer Awareness
|Date: Friday, March 15th, 2013||Return|
March is Colon Cancer Awareness month and Friday, March 1st was “Dress in Blue” day. The purpose of “Dress in Blue” day is to increase the awareness of colon cancer and the importance of screening. Dr. Cathy Abell, faculty member in the School of Nursing, and April Riney, RN to BSN student, provided information regarding colon cancer to about 60 local UPS employees.
Pictured left to right are: Steve Tomes, Crystal Carson, Beth Goins, Dr. Cathy Abell, Greg Stahl, April Riney Chad Garrett, Stephanie Keown, and Scott Wilson.
The WKU Institute for Rural Health (IRH) in the College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) received a $50,000 grant from the Good Samaritan Foundation Inc., a ministry of the Kentucky Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Drs. Mkanta and Chumbler and Mr. Ezekekwu (CHHS) and other team members, Dr. Yang and Mr. Abdollahi (Wayne State University), Dr. Saigal (University of Michigan), and Dr. Mejia de Grubb (Baylor College of Medicine) have recently completed a multi-state s
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