COVID-19 and Cancer in Metro Detroit: What Cancer Patients, Survivors, And Caregivers Need To Know


Topics and Speakers include:

Overview of COVID-19 & an Oncologist’s Perspective. Michael Simon, M.D., Leader, Breast Cancer Multidisciplinary Team, Karmanos Cancer Institute & Professor, Oncology,Wayne State University School of Medicine.

What to Expect at Cancer Treatment Centers during COVID-19: Lauren Lawrence, Vice President, Karmanos Cancer Network/McLaren.

Update from the Detroit Health Department. Najibah Rehman, M.D., MPH, Medical Officer, Detroit Health Department.

Update on COVID-19 Treatment and Clinical Trials. Phillip Levy, M.D., Chief Innovation Officer, Wayne State University Physician Group & Assistant Vice President, Translation Science and Clinical Research Innovation, Wayne State University.

Cancer Resources: American Cancer Society. Megan Landry, Health Systems Manager, American Cancer Society – North Central Region. Cancer Resources: Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit. Rebekah Agnew, LLPC, Program Manager, Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit.

Words of Encouragement: Pastor Nathan Johnson, Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church