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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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Karmanos Cancer Network VP joins CANdid Connection to celebrate cancer survivors

Lauren Lawrence, vice president of the Karmanos Cancer Network, joins CANdid Connection to talk about celebrating cancer survivors and how Karmano...

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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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ACS CAN Michigan Candid Connection, June 2022 - Cancer Survivorship

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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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