This week on Community Crossroads we’ll hear from Dr. Dharmendra Verma and his Physician Assistant about the importance of screening for Colon Cancer. March is colon cancer awareness month. You’ll learn about early detection and prevention of colon cancer.

Dr. Verma is a Board certified Gastroenterologist, expertise in prevention, early detection and management of colon cancer. He finished his residency in medicine and subspecialty training in Gastroenterology at MD Anderson Cancer Center along with the University of Texas. Katie McVey received her Bachelor of Science in Nutrition from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s of Physician Assistant Studies from Texas Tech University.