Andrea Burnett-Hartman of PHS focuses research on colorectal cancer precursor lesions
April 2, 2012
| By Colleen Steelquist
Dr. Andrea Burnett-Hartman of the Public Health Sciences Division of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has been selected as one of 30 Women in Cancer Research scholars by the American Association for Cancer Research. The award provides a travel stipend for Burnett-Hartman to attend AACR's annual meeting in Chicago, March 31-April 4, where she will present colorectal cancer research findings.
Chosen from 60 entries, the video-contest winners are helping people see colon-cancer screening as ‘an opportunity not a threat’
April 27, 2009
| By Kristen Woodward
It’s a wrap for “Get Screened!”—the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center contest that offered moviemakers nationwide the challenge of creating a video showcasing the importance of colorectal-cancer screening. The five winning videos—featuring a stirring survivorship story, a probing puppet and a sinister character named “Colon Polyp,” among other characters—were selected from a pool of 60 submissions from contestants spanning 18 states and the District of Columbia. The submissions were either 30 or 60 seconds long and represented a wide variety of styles and genres.
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