MCC Webinars

Health Disparities and Cancer in LGBT Communities
October 12, 2017
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Content: This webinar covers basic LGBT cultural competency, including culturally-specific terminology and concepts. LGBT health disparities are also discussed with particular emphasis on LGBT cancer disparities that include issues related to risk factors, health care access, and health care utilization.
Speaker: Regina Washington, DrPH, Director, LGBT HealthLink, a program at CenterLink

The Role of Social Determinants in Cancer Prevention and Control
April 13, 2017
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Content: This webinar defines social determinants in the context of cancer prevention and control, offers frameworks for understanding social determinants, and describes approaches to address social determinants through intervention.
Speaker: Hayley S.Thompson, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Oncology, Wayne State University and Program Leader, Population studies & Disparities Research, Karmanos Cancer Institute

Michigan Cancer Genetics Alliance
Content: This page contains multiple webinars on cancer genetic topics.
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Improving Patient Navigation: The Resources You Need
October 21, 2015
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Content:  This webinar addressed resources for patient navigation program development, evaluating the costs and benefits of a patient navigation program, and patient navigator competencies
Speaker:  Elizabeth Hoffler, MSW, ACSW, Director, Policy and Engagement, George Washington University Cancer Institute

 

MIYO - make it your own
January 8, 2015
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-- A free on-line tool
-- Anyone can create evidence-based health communication pieces such as post cards, posters, flyers, and inserts to be used for client reminders as well as promoting breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screening opportunities and services
-- Using MIYO is simple and items can be customized to best reach the audience you have in mind.

 

Pharmacologic Interventions for Breast Cancer Risk-Reduction 
October 15, 2014
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A position paper for health care providers developed by the MCC Breast Cancer Risk Advisory Committee

 

Improving HPV Vaccination Rates in Michigan: A Call to Action
September 10, 2014
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E-Cigarettes
April 17, 2014
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