Educational Workshops

Educational Workshops are led by experts on a variety of topics. These events will provide opportunities for acquiring tools, and information about cancer, along with techniques to learn how to be an active participant in the fight for recovery. Topics vary by month and will always include ample time for Q & A. Registration is required at 734-975-2500.


Program Event Calendar

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Upcoming Workshops

Look Good…Feel Better

RSVP by phone at 800-ACS (227)-2345.

Cosmetic class specifically designed for women undergoing treatment for cancer. This non-medical, salon- and product-neutral program teaches techniques to help combat the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Look Good…Feel Better is a collaboration between the American Cancer Society, the Personal Care Products Council Foundation, and the Professional Beauty Association/National Cosmetology Association, hosted at the Cancer Support Community.

New Developments in Prostate Cancer

September 19, 6:00-7:30 pm RSVP

Arvin George, MD, Michigan Medicine 

Learn about recent developments in screening, diagnosis, and treatment of prostate cancer, including fusion guided biopsy and focal therapy, with plenty of time for Q&A.

 

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Taking Control with Oncology Nutrition at St. Joseph Mercy  Chelsea

October 19,6:00-7:30 pm RSVP 

Christian Calaguas, MPH, RD, CDE, St. Joseph Mercy Health

Explore ways in which nutrition interacts with cancer and its treatment, myths and misconceptions, and tips for maintaining a healthy diet that works for you during and after treatment. Registered Dietitian Christian Calagaus will offer time for discussion and Q&A.

 

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Update on Gyencologic Cancers

October 23, 6:00-7:30 pm RSVP 

Shitanshu Uppal, MD, Michigan Medicine 

This workshop will offer discussion on gynecologic cancers, including current approaches and future directions for screening, diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship care. Dr.  Uppal will allow plenty of time for Q&A.

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