Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center announces winners of its “Get Screened!” video contest


Seattle’s Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has announced the winners of it’s “Get Screened!” video contest.

The purpose of the competition was to promote colorectal-cancer screening.

Colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cause of cancer death in the U.S., but is curable if detected early.

Zach Smith of Spokane, Washington won first prize with a one-minute spot. 

The videos of the second and third place winners can be viewed on the “Get Screened!” home page.

All 58 submissions can be viewed on the contest’s YouTube page.

To learn more:

  • To learn more about colorectal cancer visit the National Library of Medicine’s MedlinePlus page on colorectal cancer.