What Causes Disparities in Colorectal Cancer?


Medical oncologist Fiyinfolu Balogun explains why some groups of people experience more diagnoses of colorectal cancer and worse outcomes from the disease during How Age and Race Are Changing the Landscape of Colorectal Cancer Risk: A Fireside Chat With MSK Experts, an online educational event that took place on March 29, 2022. The event was moderated by NBC News’ TODAY Show anchor and co-host Craig Melvin. The event’s expert panel from Memorial Sloan Kettering also included medical oncologist Andrea Cercek and gastroenterologist Robin Mendelsohn.