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

Henry Ford offers Freedom from Smoking 7 week sessions. More information


Monday, September 25, 2017

MCC

C3 U.S.- Arab Healthcare and Business Summit - "Creating Bilateral Partnerships Through Innovation, New Technologies & Public Partnerships"

Monday, September 25, 2017
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
The Union League Club
38 East 37th St
New York, NY
(212) 685-3800
Registration Information

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

MCC

Webinar - Implications of BRCA in Localized Prostate Cancer: Four Key Questions (and Answers) - Presented by Dr. Todd M. Morgan, urological surgeon at the University of Michigan's Urology Oncology Clinic

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

How to Join:
Access to Slides:

http://breeze.mdch.train.org/genomics/
Log in as "Guest" with your first and last name.
Conference Call:
Audio will be via conference call. Dial (877) 336-1829 and use access code: 1916507

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: MCC Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Webinar - 80% by 2018 Progress - Richard Wender, MD, NCCRT Chair and Chief Cancer Control Officer of the American Cancer Society

An update will be shared on the prgress of the 80% by 2018 initiative. Dr. Wender will share the latest data on colorectal cancer screening rates, call on partners to double down on their efforts for the remaining 15 months of the initiative, and begin to discuss the transition to their work beyond 2018.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Registration is required

Friday, October 13 (full-day) and Saturday, October 14, 2017 (half-day)

Michigan Advance Care Planning Conference - Strenghten Best Practices and Community Engagement

Objectives: Increase awareness and understanding about the advance care planning (ACP) process; illustrate and share varied experiences with ACP; educate attendees about the culture and sustainability of ACP; increase workforce capacity to engage and integrate ACP into more communities.

Friday, October 13 (full-day) and Saturday, October 14, 2017 (half-day)
Crowne Plaza Lansing West
925 South Creyts
Lansing, MI 48917
More information and Registration

Saturday, October 14, 2017

MCC

7th Annual Men's Health Event 20XVII - FREE men's Health screenings

Saturday, October 14, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Ford Field
Detroit, MI
Pre-Register

Saturday, October 14, 2017



MOQC Gynecology Oncology Initiative Kick-Off Meeting

Saturday, October 14, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
The Inn at St. Johns
Plymouth, MI
Contact:: cc-moqc-team@umich.edu for registration information

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Cancer Trhivers Network for Jewish Women presents: From Oy to Joy - Special Guest Doug Ulman, world-renowned motivational speaker

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Congregation Shaarey Zedek
27375 Bell Rd
Southfield
Registration at 9:45 a.m.
Program begins at 10:30 a.m.
For more information

Friday, November 3, 2017

MCC

5th Annual Hereditary Breast Cancer Symposium – for patients and families with hereditary breast cancer. Join experts from Beaumont for a daylong conference supporting women and men with hereditary cancer.

Friday, November 3, 2017
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Administration Building/Auditorium
3601 West 13 Mile Road
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Information and registration
The conference is free. Registration is required and limited. Visit classes.beaumont.edu (search term BRCA) or call 800-633-7377 to register.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

MCC

2017 Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium - the event will offer healthcare professionsals information about the latest advancements in breast cancer research, treatment, support services and survivorship from leading national experts in the field.

Sunday, November 5, 2017
7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
The Dearborn Inn
20301 Oakwood Blvd
Dearborn, MI
Information and registration
Call Henry Ford CME office to register 313-916-8354

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: MCC Annual Meeting

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
The James B. Henry Center
Lansing, MI 48910

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Hereditary Colorectal Cancer Family Day - Connect with others affected by Lynch Syndrome and Familial Adenomatous Polyposis and empower yourself with knowledge provided by medical experts. Topics to include nutrition, screening, prevention, surgery, and advocacy.

Saturday, November 11, 2017
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Weber's Inn
3050 Jackson Rd
Ann Arbor, MI
More information

Saturday, November 11, 2017

State of the Art Management of Lung Cancer Symposium - Implement targeted therapies in the management of patients with lung cancer; review the role of immune therapy drugs; and implement palliative care in the management of patients with advanced lung cancer are a few of the objectives of this symposium

Saturday, November 11, 2017
7:30 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
The Dearborn Inn
Dearborn, MI
More information

Friday, January 19, 2018

MCC

MOQC 2018 Biannual Meeting

Friday, January 19, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The Inn at St. Johns
Plymouth, MI
Contact:: cc-moqc-team@umich.edu for registration information

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

 

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