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National Minority Cancer Awareness Week
is April 11 - 17, 2017


March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month


Previous Tools of the Month: 2015 - 2017


Members In Action Members in Action

Karmanos Cancer Institute and Wayne State University are receiving grant from the National Cancer Institute to conduct the nation’s largest study (Detroit Research on Cancer Survivors – ROCS) of factors affecting African Americans with cancer. Ann G. Schwartz, PhD, MPH, and Terrance Albrecht, PhD, will lead the research.
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Elisabeth Heath, M.D., FACP, of the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute and Wayne State University School of Medicine, has been appointed to Associate Center Director for Translational Sciences. See the press release
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West Michigan Cancer Center
is using exercise program, “Survivorcise,” to help cancer survivors recover.
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Catherine’s Health Center has received a $26,300 grant from Avon Breast Health Outreach Program for Breast Cancer Awareness Program. See Press Release
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Provider Breast Cancer Risk Reduction Resources

March 2017 MCC Update - check it out for cancer news and resources.
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From 2010-2015 Michigan had a federally funded grant to make policy, systems, and environmental changes that would reduce the burden of cancer in the state.  Collaboration with the Michigan Cancer Consortium, member organizations and other partners was key.  This new infographic highlights some of the accomplishments.


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27th West Michigan Cancer Nursing Conference
“Uniting to Enhance Quality of Life”
April 28, 2017, Grand Rapids
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