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School of Nursing Promote Colon Cancer Awareness

School of Nursing Promote Colon Cancer Awareness

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.

SON Dress in Blue

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.

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