Tool of the Month Tool of the Month
Ready-to-Use Tools to help you and your organization promote cancer awareness:

November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Previous Tools of the Month: 2015 - 2017


Upcoming MCC Meetings Upcoming MCC Meetings

  • March 28, 2018 - Board of Directors Meeting
  • June 27, 2018 - Board of Directors Meeting
  • September 26, 2018 - Board of Directors Meeting
  • November 7, 2018 - MCC Annual Meeting
For more information: 877-588-6224

Members In Action Members in Action

At the Michigan Physical Therapy Association Fall Meeting, Deb Doherty, PT, PhD, made the official motion and membership voted to create an "Oncology Rehabilitation Special Interest Group."  This signifies the importance of Oncology Rehabilitation as a specialty area.
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~


Gerold Bepler, M.D., Ph.D., president and CEO of the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, has been elected to serve a three-year term on the Association of American Cancer Institutes Board of Directors, effective October 15, 2017. View News Release
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

The American Lung Association of Michigan collaborates with Lung Force Learning to present an inaugural event for lung cancer and other lung disease patients and their caregivers on Wednesday, November 15th. More Information, Agenda and Registration.
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~  


 

 

For past articles - please CLICK HERE

 

 

 

 



What's New What's New


November 2017 MCC Update
- check it out for cancer news and resources.
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

Michigan's Cancer Burden
This one page infrographic provides an easy-to-read snapshot of data included in the MCC's 2016 Annual Report. View to learn more about Michigan's cancer burden.
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

Tobacco Cessation for Cancer Survivors
A Resource Guide for Local Health Depts
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) published a position statement on reducing cancer health disparities to address the needs of patients, caregivers, and the oncology workforce who identify as part of the sexual and gender minority (SGM) population.
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~





 

 

   Archived items available. Please email your request to info@michigancancer.org.