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


Freedom from smoking 7- week group class, developed by the American Lung Assocation. Upcoming schedule


Tuesday, August 21, 2018

MCC

HPV can affect anyone. Come to this FREE showing of the documentary and panel discussion after to learn from local experts how you can protect your children's health for now and the future!

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
5:30 p.m.
Pennock Wellness Center
915 W Green St
Hastings, MI 49058
Call (517) 541-5800, option 2 to register!

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Webinar- Breaking News in Breast and Ovarian Cancer and What Should I Make of It? ~ Dr. Deanna Attai, UCLA Health Burbank Breast Care and Dr. Sharyn Lewin, Holy Name Medical Center

This webinar will highlight the latest in personalized medicine, new breakthroughs in immunotherapy, the hottest clinical trials, and the use of chemotherapy in early stage cancer. These physicians will report on the latest updates and research you need to know from the American Society of Clinical Oncology's annual meeting.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
8:00 p.m. EDT
Registration information

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

MCC

HPV can affect anyone. Come to this FREE showing of the documentary and panel discussion after to learn from local experts how you can protect your children's health for now and the future!

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
5:00 - 7:30 P.M.
Staybridge Suites
855 W. Washington St
Marquette, MI
Call the UP Health System Cancer Care at 1-844-411-8747 to reserve your seat

Monday, September 10 - Thursday, September 13, 2018

MCC

2018 Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS) Training - Health professionals who treat people for tobacco dependence and others with an interest in tobacco and health, should attend this training. Successfully completing this UMass TTS training program will satisfy the training component requirement for the National Certificate in Tobacco Treatment Practice (NCTTP)

Monday, September 10 - Thursday, September 13, 2018
Cadillac, MI
Registration information

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Webinar- Reducing the Stigma: What People Struggling with Addiction Want Clinicians to Know - Presented by Judge Linda Davis, Chairperson of the Michigan Prescription Drug and Opioid Abuse Commision

Judge Davis will share the understanding of epidemic from the perspective of the patient, including the challenges and barriers to seeking treatment.

Objectives: Discuss why addiction is a disease affecting all races, genders and backgrounds; Explain why people struggling with addiction deserve empathy; Discuss how reducing the stigma of addiction helps to reduce barriers to recovery.


This webinar has been approved for one CME for physicians and one CE for nursing.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
More information and registration

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

Saturday, September 29, 2018

8th Annual Men's Health Event 20XVIII

FREE men's health screenings including SPA, Testoterone, Gluecose, Cholesterol, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides, Uric Acid, Liver Function, Vitals, Depression Screening, Joint & Mobility Assessments, HIV Testing, Vision Screening, Dental Screenings & Oral Cancer Examinations, Skin Cancer Screening, EKG Testing and more!

Saturday, September 29, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m..
Ford Field
More information

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Cancer: Genetics, Genomics and Your Practice - Identifying Patients at Increased Risk of Hereditary Cancer Syndromes

This coference is for Nurse Navigators and other clinicians who want to improve their skills in identifying patients at increased risk of hereditary cancer syndromes.

Saturday, September 29, 2018
8:00 - 1:30 p.m.
TPC Michigan
One Nicklaus Drive
Dearborn, MI 48120
For more information, please contact Angie Trepanier atrepani@med.wayne.edu

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

MCC

Wayne State University, School of Medicine : Symposium on Frintiers in Medicine and Science

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Scott Hall, Blue Auditorium
540 E Canfield
Detroit, MI 48201
Further information, including speakers and registration

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 7, 2018

MCC

MCC Annual Meeting

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
The Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center
East Lansing, MI

... more events coming soon ...

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