Dr. Martin Bashir Speaks At Unite2Crush Colon Cancer Rally

Capital Digestive Care was a proud partner in the Unite 2 Crush Colon Cancer Rally on March 28th, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington DC.

Martin Bashir, MD, FACP, FACG was a featured speaker, sharing information on the critical need to increase awareness of colon cancer. The rate of colon cancer in Washington DC is among the highest in the country.

Local advocacy organizations, Chris4Life and the Colon Cancer Alliance, partnered to host this event, which was attended by D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray and Rep. Dan Boren (D-Okla.) It was a unifying event featuring advocacy groups, patients, survivors, family members, doctors, members of congress, corporate representatives, and members of the community to raise awareness for colorectal cancer advocacy and to increase awareness of the importance of life saving colorectal cancer screenings.