March 19, 2014

Chat live online with experts on colorectal cancer, spring allergies

Vanderbilt health experts will answer questions live in two upcoming online chats about colorectal cancer and spring allergies.

In recognition of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, Alan Herline, associate professor of surgery, will take questions about colon and rectal cancers from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 27. Herline is a board-certified colorectal surgeon at Vanderbilt.

At noon on April 1, John Fahrenholz, assistant professor of medicine, will answer questions about managing springtime allergies. Fahrenholz is an allergy specialist with the Vanderbilt Asthma, Sinus and Allergy Program.

Learn more about these live events, review archived video chats and transcripts of text chats, and register for scheduled chats at

Contact: Cynthia Manley, (615) 936-5711