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


Karmanos Cancer Institute recently honored its 2017 Heroes of Cancer. “Heroes” included Elisabeth Heath, MD, Vernice Davis Anthony, RN, MPH, and Anthony Shields, MD, PhD – they are all heroes in the work of the MCC as well. Congratulations all! View complete list of honorees.
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Henry Ford Health Systems rings in the New Year by sponsoring the next Freedom from Smoking class. Freedom from Smoking is a seven-week group class, developed by the American Lung Association, that helps attendees overcome tobacco addiction for better health, extra money in their pockets and healthier relationships. View the attachment for the first 2018 Detroit session.
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What's New What's New


December 2017 MCC Update
- check it out for cancer news and resources.
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The MCC’s Survivorship Workgroup has developed patient resource documents to accompany the survivorship care plan survivors receive following cancer treatment. The documents provide information and resources on healthy behaviors that can improve quality of life during survivorship. They are available for download on the Cancer Survivorship: Provider Resource Page.
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The MCC Journal of Proceedings
(2016 MCC Annual Meeting) features speaker presentation summaries with links to their presentations, peer-reviewed abstracts, and recipients of MCC awards.
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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.
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Tobacco Cessation for Cancer Survivors
A Resource Guide for Local Health Depts
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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.
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