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Community Outreach

The University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center's Community Outreach Program is committed to providing reliable health information, tailored programs and special events to educate the community about cancer prevention, screening, and early diagnosis, and, increase awareness of, and trust in research conducted at the cancer center.

Who We Are

Martha Laatsch, M.S.W.
Director, Community Outreach
734-998-7071
mlaatsch@umich.edu

Diane Harper, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.
Physician Director, Community Outreach
734-998-7071
harperdi@med.umich.edu

Madeline Gonzalez, M.Ed.
Health Educator
734-998-7071
madeling@umich.edu

Catricia Thomas
Administrative Specialist
734-998-7071
catricia@umich.edu

    What We Offer

    • Speaker's Bureau - experts from the U-M Rogel Cancer Center give presentations for corporations, civic organizations, schools, churches and businesses
    • Minority Outreach Initiative - provides culturally- tailored community events and materials for communities of color
    • Free cancer educational displays and materials for health fairs, meetings and conferences
    • Free cancer screenings
    • Community-wide event to celebrate National Cancer Survivors' Day in early June. Learn more.

    updated 05.2018

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