Tool of the Month Tool of the Month

Ready-to-Use Tools to help you and your organization promote cancer awareness:

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is National Liver Cancer Awareness Month

Previous Tools of the Month: 2017 - 2019


Upcoming MCC MeetingsUpcoming MCC Meetings

  • October 24, 2019, MCC Annual Meeting - The Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, East Lansing
For more information: 877-588-6224

Members In Action Members in Action


The University of Michigan startup InheRET Inc. has launched an online program that helps identify patients at risk for hereditary cancers without a visit to the doctor.
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Lauren M. Hamel, PhD, of Wayne State University/Karmanos Cancer Institute, discusses her findings on the ways in which nonverbal behavior between doctors and patients of the same or different races can affect their relationship, quality of communication, and ultimately, perhaps outcomes as well. View video...
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The medical director of Sparrow, Dr Srkalovic MD,PhD, was invited to anchor an issue of the journal Acta Medica Academica titled “Genomics in Hematology and Oncology Practice”. Leading oncologists all over the country were invited to write articles on various cancers. The result is a summary on current knowledge of genomics in various cancers.
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Lauren Hamel, from Karmanos Cancer Institute, has been invited to present on her nonverbal communication research at the University of Zurich this summer. Read more...
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Lauren Hamel, Hayley Thompson, Teri Albrecht, and Felicity Harper published an article in JMIR Cancer summarizing the development and testing of app-based tools to help cancer patients navigate various aspects of cancer treatment. Read more...
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What's New What's New

The MCC Journal of Proceedings of the 2018 MCC Annual meeting is now available
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October 2019 MCC Update
- check it out for cancer news and resources
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The MCC is now offering partnership opportunities!

Active outreach to organizations that work with priority populations that may not do direct work in the cancer field has begun. If you know of an organization that would be a great MCC partner, please share the MCC Partnership Benefit Guide and have them complete and return the Partnership Organization Information form.
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2019 Cancer Facts & Figures
- The American Cancer Society
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   Archived items available. Please email your request to info@michigancancer.org.