Medical Education

View educational content which provides clinical perspectives, scientific evidence and strategies to incorporate Cologuard into practice

Choice in Colorectal Cancer Screening

Gastroenterologist Dr. Stick Woods discusses colorectal cancer screening options and how offering patients a choice may increase compliance rates.

Strick J. Woods, MD
Gastroenterologist
Gastroenterology Associates of Fairfield County
Fairfield, CT

Overview of CRC Screening and Cologuard

Gastroenterologist Dr. Adam Elfant discusses the current CRC screening paradigm and introduces the clinical development and testing process of Cologuard, a noninvasive stool DNA-based test approved by the FDA for CRC screening in the average risk population.

Adam Elfant, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Disease
Cooper Medical School at Rowan University
Mt Laurel, NJ

NP Perspective: Effective Communication With Patients on CRC Screening

Jan Seiler, RN, FNP-C, discusses CRC as a major public health problem with suboptimal screening compliance and introduces communication strategies between healthcare providers and patients to increase CRC screening compliance among unscreened patients.

Jan Seiler, RN, FNP-C
Digestive Healthcare of Georgia
Fayetteville, GA

Stool DNA Testing for Colorectal Cancer Screening

Gastroenterologist Adam Elfant, MD, provides a brief clinical overview of colorectal cancer screening, the unmet need for an accurate, noninvasive screening test, and Cologuard's performance data.

Adam Elfant, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Disease
Cooper Medical School at Rowan University
Mt Laurel, NJ