Coffee & Controversy: Why is HPV Vaccination Important for Our Youth?
The Southeast Regional Area Health Education Center (SERAHEC), housed at the Greater Detroit Area Health Council [GDAHC], is powering a discussion on the HPV vaccination (Human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccines may prevent infections by certain types of human papillomavirus associated with the development of cervical cancer, genital warts and other cancers). Dr. Marcus E. DeGraw will turn controversy into comfort through a fact-based led discussion. Dr. DeGraw is Medical Director - Pediatric Subspecialty Services at St. John Hospital Children's Center in Detroit and Medical Director - Child Protection Team at St. John Hospital Children's Center. Dr. DeGraw attended Wayne State University School of Medicine and completed a residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak and received postgraduate training in Pediatrics at Emergency Medicine/Child Abuse at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center in Ohio. Dr. DeGraw is board certified in the area of Pediatrics. Dr. DeGraw is also member of American Academy of Pediatrics. Join health care providers, school social workers, nurses and administrators, parents, and members of the community for the GDAHC Coffee & Controversy.
Thursday, September 24, 7:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Hospice of Michigan, 400 Mack Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201
GDAHC Members: $25
Future GDAHC Members: $35
Register by September 18.
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Annual awards ceremony and dinner
Thursday, November 5, 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center
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