TTUHSC El Paso Holds Colorectal Cancer Q&A Session

TTUHSC El Paso Holds Colorectal Cancer Q&A Session

On Friday, March 3, the Office of Institutional Advancement held its latest session of the The Exam Room — a monthly Facebook Live Q&A that invites the public to submit questions to health care professionals at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso).

In honor of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, Navkiran Shokar, M.A., M.D., M.P.H., who specializes in cancer prevention and early detection, took questions about a wide range of issues related to colorectal cancer, including symptoms, screening options and treatment. Watch a recap of The Exam Room, below. (Video begins at 01:35.)

The Exam Room was launched in an effort to engage the community with TTUHSC El Paso’s expert health care professionals. Each session of The Exam Room focuses on a different health-related topic and highlights a TTUHSC El Paso health care specialist who is an expert in the field.