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COVID-19 Vaccine Trial Participation and Racial/Ethnic Group Medical Mistrust

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About Us

The Office of Cancer Health Equity and Community Engagement (OCHECE) leads Karmanos Cancer Institute's community outreach and engagement (COE) efforts. The Office works to monitor the cancer burden in Karmanos' 46 county catchment area and engage our diverse communities and scientists in strategies to reduce that burden and improve cancer outcomes across all populations.

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Meet the advocates aiming to eliminate cancer health disparities and reduce the burden of cancer.

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Planning begins for new digital resource and seminars to help cancer patients navigate financial barriers, thanks to MHEF grant

The Michigan Health Endowment Fund (MHEF) has awarded research investigators at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute a $100,000 Community Hea...

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McLaren Health Care appoints Justin F. Klamerus, M.D., M.M.M., as Chief Medical Officer

McLaren Health Care, the three-state, 14-hospital health care system and health plan, has appointed Justin F. Klamerus, M.D., M.M.M., as Executive...

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Nimkee Wellness Center Colorectal Cancer Screening effort

Karmanos Cancer Institute had the opportunity to provide education about colorectal cancer at the Nimkee Wellness Clinic Safety Day in Mount Pleas...

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Eliminating health disparities around multiple myeloma

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How Multiple Myeloma affects the African American community

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ACS CAN Michigan Candid Connection, August 2021 — April Brown

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