2016 Michigan Cancer Consortium Annual Meeting

2016 Michigan Cancer Consortium (MCC) Annual Meeting: Working Together, Overcoming Barriers, Achieving Success.

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Opening Keynote Speaker

Lisa Richardson, MD, MPH
Director, Cancer Prevention and Control at the
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Breakout Sessions

Session A: Increasing HPV Vaccine Rates

Courtnay Londo
Adolescent & Adult Immunication Coordinator

Nelia Afonso, MD

Professor - Biomedical Sciences
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Mary Wisinski, RN, BSN
Immunication Program Supervisor
Kent County Health Department

Session B: The New Grade A: USPSTF Updated Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines, What does it all mean?

Robert Smith, PhD
Vice President, Cancer Screening
The American Cancer Society, Inc.

Session C: Increasing Clinical Trials Enrollment

Elisabeth Health, MD, FACP
Professor of Oncology, Wayne State University School of Medicine
Chair, Genitourinary Multidisciplinary Teamand Director of Prostate Cancer Research at
Karmanos Cancer Institute

Susan Eggly, PhD
Associate Professor at Wayne State Unversity
Population Studies and Disparities Research Program at
Karmanos Cancer Institute

Connie M. Szczepanek, RN, BSN
Director, Cancer Research Consortiume of West Michigan

Pat Gavin, R.Ph
Chair, Patient Advisory Committee
Executive Operations Board Member at
Cancer Research Consortium of West Michigan

Session D: Survivorship: Financial Toxicity

Lauren M. Hamel, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology
Population Studies and Disparities Research Program
Karmanos Cancer Institute

Cathy Patterson
Oncology Financial Counselor
St. John Hospital & Medical Center


Please remember to visit the Poster Session which features MCC Member Organizations.  New in 2016 is the addition of
Peer Reviewed Abstracts.

Join us as we honor the 2016 MCC Champion and 2016 MCC Inspiration Award winners.