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

2017 Schedule for Freedom from Smoking Classes

More information

2017 LaughteRx Activities (March 9 - 19, 2017)
Schedule of activities


Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Webinar: Expanding Lynch Syndrom Screening: From Research to Reality- Speakers: David Chambers, MSci, DPhil; Heather Hampel, MS, LGC; Greg Ferro, MD, PhD; and Debra Duquette, MS, CGC

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Registration

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: Adult - HPV Stakeholder Meeting

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Lansing Community College - West Campus
5708 Cornerstone Dr
Lansing, MI 48917
More information to come

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Webinar: The Influence of Patient Centered Communication and Coordination of Care on Disparities in Colorectal Cancer - Presented by Arden M. Morris, MD, MPH, Professor of Surgery, Standford University Medical Center

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Webinar access

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

MCC

Webinar: Pancreatic Cancer Gentics- Speaker: Jessica Everett, MS, CGC

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Webinar access. Audio will be via conference call at 877-336-1829 access code 1916507

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Webinar: CRC Screening Best Practices Handbook for Health Plans - Speakers: Tamara O'Shaughnessy, Managing Director - Research QNA Group and Anshul Dixit, MD, MPH, MBA, Medical Director - Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Registration is required

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: MCC Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

MCC

Webinar: The Role of Social Determinants in Cancer Prevention and Control - presented by Hayley Thompson, PhD, Leader of Population Studies and Disparities Research Program at Karmanos Cancer Institute

Thursday, April 13, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Registration
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

MCC

Webinar: Asking Important Questions and Supporting LGBT Clients - Mandi Pratt-Chapman, Associate Center Director, Patient-Centered Initiatives and Health Equity at the GW Cancer Center, will provide participants with tools to ask challenging questions as well as how to support patients through their care journey

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Registration
Saturday, April 22, 2017

MCC

Free cancer screenings for women in need at St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Women's Health Center
St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
5320 Elliott Drive
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Space is limited. Registration is required by calling 734-712-7881
For more information
Friday, April 28, 2017

MCC

27th West Michigan Cancer Nursing Conference- "Uniting to Enhance Quality of Life"

Friday, April 28, 2017
Crowne Plaza
7:45 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Registration form or Register Online


Monday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 2, 2017

2017 Tobacco Issues Conference

Monday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Presented by Tobacco Free Michigan
Traverse City, MI
Registration information

Friday, May 5, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: Comprehensive Breast Care 2017 - Speakers: Kevin S. Hughes, MD, FACS (Keynote), Avon Comprehensive Breast Evaluation Center; Carrie Graveel, PhD, Van Andel Research Institute and Jennifer Rollenhagen, MD Mercy Health Saint Mary's

Friday, May 5, 2017
Pine Rest Postma Center
300 68th St
Grand Rapids, MI
For questions, contact Carole Gentry at gentryc@mercyhealth.com
Registration information coming soon!

Saturday, May 6, 2017

SAVE THE DATE: Educational Seminar for Survivors - This seminar will include discussions about new developments with ovarian cancer, dealing with the fear of cancer, recurrence, nutrition and energy for life, and more.

Saturday, May 6, 2017
Ann Arbor Regent Hotel & Suites Conference Center
300 68th St
Registration information coming soon!

Thursday, May 11 - Friday, May 12, 2017

2017 Betty Bloomer Ford Cancer Rehabilitation Conference

Thursday, May 11 - Friday, May 12, 2017
L.V. Eberhard Center
Grand Valley State University
301 West Fulton St
Grand Rapids, MI
Registration information

Friday, May 19, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: Oncology Symposium - Innovation and Controversies in Cancer Screenings and Diangosis

Friday, May 19, 2017
Van Andel Insitute
7:45 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Registration and further Information

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: Adult - Immunization Summit

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Lansing Center
333 E Michigan Ave
Lansing, MI 48933
More information to come

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: MCC Board of Directors Meeting

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Wednesday, July 19, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: Adult - HPV Stakeholder Meeting - Live Webinar

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
More information to come


Wednesday, September 13, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: Adult - HPV Stakeholder Meeting

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Lansing Community College - West Campus
5708 Cornerstone Dr
Lansing, MI 48917
More information to come

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.


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

SAVE THE DATE: 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

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

MCC

SAVE THE DATE: MCC Annual Meeting

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

... more events coming soon ...

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