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Cancer in the Black Community: Facts, Treatment & Support

Date: 
06/08/2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
When: Thursday, June 8, 2017
6 - 8pm
Where: Cancer Support Community
2010 Hogback Rd. Suite 3 Ann Arbor, MI 48105
343 South Fifth Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Map and Driving Directions

Free Program at the Cancer Support Community in partnership with the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center

Join us for a panel discussion exploring the ways in which cancer affects the Black community. Topics include:

  • screening and prevention
  • health information seeking
  • disparities in diagnosis, care and outcomes
  • psychosocial care

The panelists are:

  • Christina Chapman, M.D., Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan
  • Jamie Mitchell, MSW, Ph.D., co-director of the Gender and Health Research Lab, University of Michigan
  • Madeline Gonzalez, M.Ed, Community Outreach, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Michigan
  • Alena Williams, MSW, Social Work, University of Michigan

Questions or comments? Please contact the Cancer Support Community at 734-975-2500 or use email info@cancersupportannarbor.org.