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Previous Tools of the Month: 2017 - 2019


Upcoming MCC MeetingsUpcoming MCC Meetings

  • September 25, 2019, MCC Board of Directors meeting - Okemos, MI

  • 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 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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Catherine’s Health Center will provide 900 at-risk women with breast cancer education and services thanks to $22,777 in funding from Susan G. Komen Michigan. Read more...
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A team at the University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center led a study that analyzed the race disparities in U.S. Prostate Cancer Deaths which suggested that this racial disparity may be largely due to differences in medical care.
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What's New What's New

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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September 2019 MCC Update - check it out for cancer news and resources
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Newly released: 2018 MCC Annual Report

The MCC is now accepting nominations for its 2019 annual awards. Nomination criteria and forms are available online:
MCC Champion Nomination
MCC Inspiration (for Survivors) Nomination
MCC Spirit of Collaboration Nomination

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2019 Cancer Facts & Figures
- The American Cancer Society
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The documentary, Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic, is now available for MCC members and partners to screen. This award-winning film looks into the lives of five brave women affected by HPV and their stories. Any organization that would like to host a free screening of the film in their community should contact Courtney Cole with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) ColeC13@michigan.gov. For more information follow this link: Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic
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