Focusing on improving outcomes for patients with digestive diseases
$8M Grant Received to Help Address Colorectal Cancer Disparities
Dr. May, selected as part of the Stand Up to Cancer Health Equity Dream Team, will help coordinate an innovative and comprehensive approach that will bring together leading researchers, patient advocates, community leaders, and clinicians to accomplish several goals, including improving colorectal cancer screening in medically underserved communities.
Gut Health and the Importance of Colorectal Cancer Screening - Red Table Talk
Watch the December 22, 2021 episode of Red Table Talk on gut health with our team – Dr. Fola May, Dr. Guy Weiss and GI dietitian Nancee Jaffe. Run time ~23 minutes. Jada, Gammy and Jaden sit down with medical and dietary experts to solve the gut problems that have plagued them for years. Plus, Jada and Gammy allow cameras to follow them to the hospital as they get a colonoscopy - a colorectal cancer screening that everyone will need at some point in their life.
Dr. May Awarded AGA Distinguished Service Award in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) honored Dr. May, director of the Melvin and Bren Simon GI Quality Improvement Program, with this year’s Distinguished Service Award in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.