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November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month

October 2016 is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Tools of the Month - 2015 - 2016


Members In Action Members in Action

Eric Fearon, MD, PhD, has been named the director of the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center. A nationally recognized investigator in cancer genetics, Dr. Fearon has been part of the University of Michigan faculty for more than 20 years.
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From the Huron Daily Tribune – Hills & Dales General Hospital recently announced its Oncology Rehabilitation Specialist Deb Doherty was elected to the Michigan Cancer Consortium Board of Directors for a three-year term starting in January. Read the article.
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MCC Board member Patrick Gavin
is Co-Chair of the Patient Advocate Committee for the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology an NCTN Cooperative Group. Alliance patient advocates drafted a resolution on the importance of sharing legacy clinical trial data in a manner to benefit all patients. The resolution is unanimously supported by all NCTN groups and is being used to encourage data sharing on all publically funded clinical trials. Vice President Biden’s office requested a copy of the resolution to support the Cancer Moonshot work.
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Elisabeth Heath, MD, Karmanos Cancer Institute, and William Mayer, MD, MPH of the Federation Care Network, discuss the oral chemotherapy fairness bill in this guest blog in Crain’s Detroit Business.
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MCC Priorities
What's New What's New

Registration is now open for the 2016 MCC Annual Meeting



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September 2016 MCC Update - check it out for cancer news and resources.

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The Sept 2016 Edition of HPV VACs from the American Cancer Society

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American Indian Cancer Burden: Cancer Facts for American Indians and Alaska Natives

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View these MCC video success stories to learn more about collecting demograpic data



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