Third Annual Colorectal Cancer Conference

Last Modified: March 10, 2003

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Conference Dates: April 4-6, 2003
Conference Location: Washington, DC

Sponsoring Group: Colon Cancer Alliance

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Conference Objectives: To provide attendees with the most up-to date colorectal cancer (crc) information in a supportive and empowering atmosphere.

Who Should Attend: Colorectal cancer survivors, caregivers, friends, family, health care professionals and advocates.

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Registration Information: Advance registration open through March 18, 2003. Online Registatration available.

Conference Fees: $35 registration fee includes all reception, materials and meals during the conference.

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