Yearly Archives: 2017

Opioid Symposium – March 20, 2017

Saint Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor invites you to attend The Opioid Epidemic:  Complexities in the Compassionate Management of Patients with Substance Use Disorder  March 20, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Washtenaw Community College Morris J. Lawrence Auditorium, 4800 E. Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM | Space is limited Registration…
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Human Trafficking Event Draws Over 400 Attendees

The Washtenaw County Medical Society (WCMS) in collaboration with St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor and Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) hosted a Human Trafficking training on February 9. The training focused on how to identify victims of human trafficking, applying appropriate protocols for human trafficking survivors, and discussed current legislation in Michigan affecting human trafficking.…
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Washtenaw County Suicide Prevention – Town Hall Meeting

In response to a steady upward trend in suicides locally, a town hall will be held by  Washtenaw County Public Health on Tuesday, February 7, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., to increase community awareness, promote prevention strategies and provide information on local resources. The event will be held at the Washtenaw County Learning Resource Center,…
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Human Trafficking Training Feb 9 2017

Human Trafficking Training February 9, Noon - 1 p.m.  St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Auditorium Human trafficking affects people from all walks of life, and Michigan is  one of the largest recruitment and destinations for trafficking in the country. Do not miss the opportunity to learn from the state’s premier expert on human trafficking and…
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Addressing the Increase in Suicide Among Adolescents and Young Adults

A FREE presentation, offered by the Corner Health Center and the Washtenaw County Medical Society:   Presentations by Dr. Jessie Marshall Medical Director, Washtenaw County Public Health and Natalie Burns, LMSW University of Michigan Depression Center January 26, 2017  8am – 10am Ann Arbor City Club 1830 Washtenaw Ave Ann Arbor, MI 48104   8-8:30…
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Washtenaw County Flu Update – January 10, 2017

Lab-confirmed Cases:   Reports of confirmed influenza in Washtenaw County residents are increasing rapidly, with 30 new cases reported in the week ending January 7, 2017.  The predominant strain being reported locally is A/H3, with a few cases of influenza B reported as well.  The age range of locally confirmed flu cases is 1 year to…
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