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2016 HackensackUMC Colorectal Symposium: A Review of Benign and Malignant Colorectal Disease

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Recently, the 2016 Colorectal Symposium: A Review of Benign and Malignant Colorectal Disease was held at the John Theurer Cancer Center.
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On Saturday, March 12, HackensackUMC hosted the 2016 Colorectal Symposium: A Review of Benign and Malignant Colorectal Disease at the John Theurer Cancer Center.  The audience of surgeons, oncologists, internists, family practitioners, radiologists, pathologists, APN’s, nurses and other healthcare providers reviewed diagnoses and treatment management plans for benign and malignant colorectal tumors.

Pictured from left to right: Dr. Anoop Wattamwar, Radiology, HackensackUMC; Dr. Martin S. Karpeh, chairman, Department of Surgery, HackensackUMC; Dr. Manish Shah, Bartlett Family Associate, Professor of Gastrointestinal Oncology, director, Gastrointestinal Oncology Program, co-director, Center for Advanced Digestive Care, Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center at Weill Cornell Medicine New York-Presbyterian Hospital; Dr. Philip B. Paty, Division of Colorectal Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; Dr. Rosario Ligresti, chief, Division of Gastroenterology, director, The Pancreas Center, HackensackUMC; Evan Epper RN, HackensackUMC; Dr. Mark Helbraun, HackensackUMC – recipient of Lifetime Achievement and Humanitarian Award.