Calendar of Events

 

Cancer Care

Free Upcoming CancerCare Connect Education Workshops™
CancerCare, in collaboration with AOSW, offers telephone and online workshops on a variety of cancer-related topics. These programs are free of charge and many provide continuing education credit for participating social workers. Unless otherwise noted, all workshops take place from 1:30 – 2:30 pm Eastern Standard Time. For details and to register, please visit CancerCare at www.cancercare.org/connect.

Connect Education Workshops

Gilda's Club of Grand Rapids now offers a monthly Colorectal and Related Cancers support group
More information



Thursday, April 26, 2018

MCC

MCC Health Equity Committee sponsored webinar: Cancer Disparities: Twenty Years of Research Findings and Implications - Teri Albrecht, PhD, Professor and Associate Center Director for Population Studies at Karmanos Cancer Institute, Presenter

Thursday, April 26, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. .
Registration

Thursday, April 26 and Friday, April 27, 2018

MCC

4th Annual Early Age Onset Colorectal Cancer Summit 2018 - “WHY”: What Factors Are Driving the Increasing Incidence of Young Adult Colorectal Cancer – A “State-of-the-Science” Review

Thursday, April 26 and Friday, April 24, 2018
New York, NY
Registration Information

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Triage Cancer Conference - A free conference for cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, advocates, and oncology health care professionals

Conference Objectives include: Being an empowered patient and advocate; Understanding Your Health Insurance Options; Navigating Your Health Insurance Coverage; Clinical Trials, & Appeals; Being Prepared: Estate Planning & Other Documents; Employment Issues: Working Through Treatment, Job Search, Taking Time Off, & Returning to Work; Navigating Finances After Cancer; Accessing Financial Assistance Options

Saturday, May 5, 2018
Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest
1275 S Huron Street
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Registration and more information

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

A Community in Crisis: ACC's Opioid and Heroin Town Hall Meeting

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Regency Manor
Southfield, MI
Event Flyer - In English
Event Flyer - In Arabic

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Michigan Radon Workshop - Discussions will be held around common issues associated with radon awareness and mitigation; understanding radon issues from other persepctives; and gaining insight moving forward.

Workshop attendees will receive the Reducing Risk from Radon Guide and will hear from state, federal and national organizations regarding radon issues.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Grand Valley State University
Eberhard Center
Grand Rapids, MI
Agenda and Registration

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Updates in Colorectal Cancer Care - A complimentary dinner event open to physicians, mid-levels, nurses and residents

Learn more about new developments in the diagnosis and care of patients with colorectal cancer

Thursday, May 10, 2018
Courtyard by Marriott
11 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Registration information (seating is limited, please register by May 2nd)

Thursday, May 31, 2018

3rd Annual Betty Bloomer Ford Cancer Rehabiliation Conference

Thursday, May 31, 2018
7:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Prince Conference Center
Calvin College
1800 E Beltline Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Conference information and Registration

Friday, June 22, 2018
MCC

MOQC 2018 Biannual Meeting

Friday, June 22, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Grand Rapids Area (venue TBD)
Plymouth, MI
Contact:: cc-moqc-team@umich.edu for registration information

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

MCC

MCC Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
12:00 p.m.. to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Public Health Institute
Okemos, MI


Friday, July 27, 2018

Tobacco Free Michigan meeting/training

Friday, July 27, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
East Lansing Hannah Community Center
819 Abbot Rd
East Lansing, MI
Additional information to follow

Sunday, September 16 - Wednesday, September 19, 2018

MCC

8th ACCESS Arab Health Summit - A Global Call to Action on Health Equity and Social Justice

Sunday, September 16 - Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Omni Shoreham Hotel
Washington, DC
Registration

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

MCC

MCC Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
12:00 p.m.. to 3:00 p.m.
Michigan Public Health Institute
Okemos, MI

Friday, October 19, 2018

MCC

Save the Date: 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Oncology Symposium ~

Friday, October 19, 2018
7:00 a.m. - .3:00 p.m.
Westin Southfield
1500 Town Center
Southfiled, MI 48075
Registration information to come

Friday, October 26, 2018

Tobacco Free Michigan meeting/training

Friday, October 26, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
East Lansing Hannah Community Center
819 Abbot Rd
East Lansing, MI
Additional information to follow

Wednesday, November 8, 2018

MCC

MCC Annual Meeting

Wednesday, November 8, 2018
Kellogg Center
East Lansing, MI

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