MCC Regional Meetings

2013 Michigan Cancer Consortium Regional Meeting

Cancer Prevention and Control Partners Regional Meeting
June 13, 2013
Tree Tops Resort ~ Gaylord, MI

Overview of MCC
Polly Hager, MSN, RN, Director
Comprehensive Cancer Control Program, MDCH

MI Cancer Plan and MCC Priorities
Anna Notier
, MSW, Cancer Policy Consultant
Comprehensive Cancer Control Program, MDCH

The Clinical Trial Accrual Challenges Facing Northern Michigan                                               
Alicia Gardner, BSN, RN, MSA, Director, Health Initiatives
American Cancer Society, Inc., Lakeshore Division

ASC CAN Legislative Update                                                                                                               
Judy Stewart, Director, State Government Relations
American Cancer Society, Cancer Action Network

Primary Prevention                                                                                                                                  
Lisa Danto, RN BSN, MPH, NCTAS, Coordinator
Traverse Bay Area Tobacco Coalition
Tobacco-Free Parks and Beaches
Cigarette Chemical Ingredients

Erika Van Dam, MPH, CHES, Family and Community Health Supervisor
Health Department of Northwest Michigan
Farmers Markets - Increasing Access to Fresh Fruits & Vegetables at Northwest MI
Farmers Markets Brochure
Cooking Demos - Recipe Cards

Sally Mellema, CHFS, Health Educator
District Health Department #10
Decreasing Cancer Risk through Worksite Wellness

Secondary Prevention                                                                                                                            
Lyni Nowak, NP, Nurse Practitioner
Cancer Services, Spectrum Health Reed City Hospital
Skin Cancer - Community Skin Screening

Mary Thompson, BSN, WHNP-BC, Nurse Practitioner
District Health Department #4
DHD#4 Alpena - Flyer - FREE Women's Cancer Screenings
DHD#4 Alpena - Dates/Information for the 2012 Cancer Screening Clinics

Joy Klooster, RN, BSN, MBA, BCCCP/CRC Coordinator
Health Department of Northwest Michigan
Health Department Collaboration with Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers (FQHC)