Michigan Cancer Action Center


Latest Updates

March 13, 2024

Michigan Must Do Better to Reduce the Burden of Cancer

February 7, 2024

LANSING, MICH. – Today, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer introduced her proposed budget, which increases funding for programs addressing tobacco use in the state. The following is a statement from Molly Medenblik, government relations director for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) in Michigan: "Tobacco use remains

January 10, 2024

As the 2024 legislative session gets underway, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) urges legislators to prioritize improving access to cancer care and increasing funding for tobacco control programs to ease the burden of cancer in Michigan.

November 14, 2023

During American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout®, Cancer Patients, Survivors, and Advocates Urge Lawmakers to Pass Tobacco Control Measures to Protect Public Health

State Contacts

Monica Vernier
Michigan Grassroots Manager
Michelle Zimmerman
Associate Director, Regional Media Advocacy
Molly Medenblik
Michigan Government Relations Director

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