In November, Detroit HealthLink launched the Research Action Program or RAP. The RAP introduces Cancer Action Council (CAC) members to cancer researchers investigators with expertise in the research questions important to CAC members and offer
Our HealthLink Specialist, Voncile Brown-Miller, was featured in the October 2016 issue of Hour Detroit magazine in an article on implicit bias in healthcare. The article, “Curing Implicit Bias,” also features our colleague Dr. Lou Penner. It is an important
Detroit HealthLink recently received a $99,000+ Health Education and Community Benefit Grant from the DMC Foundation/Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan to extend the HealthLink Model to Arab American communities in partnership with ACCESS in Dearborn MI. ACCESS will host a Cancer
On Tuesday, October 18th we will hold our first meeting of the Karmanos Cancer Institute’s Population Impact Workgroup. This workgroup will include members of the Population Studies and Disparities Research Program at Karmanos Cancer Institute and Wayne State University as well
This summer, we started the critical task of identifying Cancer Action Council (CAC) members for our sites at VODI-Conner Creek, Western Wayne Family Health Center, and Karmanos Cancer Institute. Our goal was to recruit at least 10 core members per
We will be holding general informational meetings for people interested in joining a Cancer Action Councils. Informational sessions will be held at each Cancer Action Council site. Participants may attend any informational session regardless of which Cancer Action Council they
We will be accepting applications for Cancer Action Council membership through Friday, July 1st. For more information about membership and how to apply, click here.
An article highlighting Detroit Healthlink’s project lead, Dr. Hayley Thompson, and the Detroit HealthLink project was recently featured on Karmanos Cancer Institute’s website. Click here for a link to the article, or read the full text below. Karmanos researcher wins
Detroit HealthLink is accepting applications for Cancer Action Council membership through Friday, June 3rd. Click here for more information.