How young is too young to get colorectal cancer

Local GPs are invited to an education event to increase their knowledge and skills in identifying and diagnosing colorectal cancer, treatment options and managing GP relevant complications.

14 Mar 2024

Image of women clutching stomach

This event will feature a case study of a young woman, addressing the issues of an increasing trend of colorectal cancer diagnosis in the younger population. 

Learning outcomes

After attending this education session GPs will be able to:

  • Describe the changing epidemiology of colorectal cancer and appropriate investigations.
  • Outline referral pathways for management of incidental endocrine findings.
  • Explain the changes in contemporary rectal cancer management in the last five years.
  • Describe the role of a chronic disease management plan for the management of psychosocial impacts of a rectal cancer diagnosis.



Thursday 14 March 2024


6:30pm - 8:45pm


White Barn, Rose and Crown Hotel
105 Swan Street, Guildford WA 6055



RACGP CPD points

General Practitioners who participate in this event will receive 1 hour Educational Activities and 1 hour Reviewing Performance.

Sponsored by

Avant insurance, Australian Clinical Labs and Medtronic.

For more information

Contact Jessica Pringle at [email protected] 


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