Group to End Esophageal Cancer

Heartburn Can Cause Cancer

  • Heartburn Can Cause Cancer

    Make every American aware that chronic heartburn can be a warning sign of Esophageal Cancer
  • Early Detection

    Encourage early referrals to gastroenterologists
  • New Techniques

    Early diagnosis of Esophageal Cancer can save thousands of lives every year
  • Targeted Research

    Help us raise funds for awareness campaigns and early diagnosis research

GEEC's 3 Initiatives

Raising Awareness of Esophageal Cancer

Awareness of Esophageal Cancer

Make every American aware that chronic heartburn can be a warning sign of Esophageal Cancer.
Early Referal To Gastroenterologists

Early Referral To Gastroenterologists

Encourage primary care physicians to refer chronic heartburn sufferers to a gastroenterologist for early detection of Esophageal Cancer.
Research on Esophageal Cancer Treatment & Cure

Research Funds

Raise funds for medical research to find cheap, non-intrusive ways to detect Esophageal Cancer before the patient has difficulty swallowing.

You Can Help GEEC Save Lives with a Phone Call

GEEC travels the country speaking to civic clubs and churches. You can help by calling your local Rotary, Lions, Kiwanis, Certoma, Civitan, or your church and asking their program director to invite GEEC to speak at a luncheon. It's free and it will save lives.

Dr. Aviv on Esophageal Cancer