Using The Community Guide to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening – 5/6/2019

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Speakers: Yinan Peng, PhD, MPH, Service Fellow with The Community Guide Branch and Amy DeGroff, PhD, MPH, Evaluation Team Lead with the Program Services Branch in the Division of Cancer Prevention and Control from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention.


  • Identify the three strategies used within multicomponent interventions to increase colorectal cancer screening.
  • Summarize how CPSTF-recommended strategies provide the evidence base for CDC’s Colorectal Cancer Control Program (CRCCP).
  • Describe how a CRCCP grantee jurisdiction implements recommended evidence-based strategies, addresses barriers to success, and uses lessons learned to make improvements.
  • Locate more information about CPSTF recommendations for evidence-based strategies to increase colorectal cancer screening.

CRCCP Overview

CRC Screening