Bowel Health Service

Bowel Health Service

Head: Dr Erin Symonds

The Bowel Health Service for Flinders maintains the expertise, infrastructure and data handling capacity within which to undertake translational research into colorectal cancer screening.

The core focus of the research team are population based approaches for the prevention of colorectal (bowel) cancers. Current research includes:


For more information about the work of the Bowel Health Service please click on the following links.

Screening for colorectal cancer in the general population

Surveillance for colorectal cancer in high risk groups

Development and evaluation of screening tests for colorectal cancer

Research Group Members