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Big Hearted Stories: Journeys

February 18, 2022

Please help celebrate our 17th anniversary and present Big Hearted Stories: Journeys, a live performance benefiting Big Hearts for Seniors. This evening, hosted at the Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre in Ann Arbor, will feature local storytelling, connection, and entertainment. The event will be emceed by Vic Strecher, Ph.D., M.P.H., Professor of Health Behavior and Health Education in the U-M School of Public Health. Proceeds from this event will benefit Ann Arbor Meals on Wheels, Housing Bureau for Seniors, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, Silver Club Memory Programs, and Turner Senior Wellness Program. Tickets are available online Questions? Email us at or…

Michigan Communities Conquering COVID: Debunking Misinformation Virtual Town Hall

September 13, 2021

Join the town hall for a conversation debunking misinformation about COVID-19 and the vaccines.

Sprains, Strains, and Pains: How to maintain an active lifestyle, prevent and treat injuries, and prepare for back-to-school sports

July 27, 2021

Get moving for better health! It’s great advice, but what if cycling makes your knees hurt, tennis gives you shoulder pain, and every step you take during a walk makes you wonder if you need a new hip? Our experts will talk about how to prevent and treat injuries throughout your life, how to get your kids ready for school sports, and how to live a full and active life — without pain. Join us for this live Q&A session where experts will answer questions submitted in advance and during the event. Submit your questions when you RSVP. Speakers: Michelle…

Michigan Communities Conquering COVID Town Hall

July 16, 2021

Join Michigan CEAL for our monthly Michigan Communities Conquering COVID Townhall! This statewide townhall will feature community leaders and medical experts discussing COVID-19 Q&A and youth-centered perspectives and experiences with COVID-19. We will be joined by Sandro Cinti, MD, the Co-Chair of the COVID Vaccine & Therapeutics Task Force at Michigan Medicine, and moderator Susan Woolford, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics. More panelists TBA! Live Spanish interpretation will be available. Join on Zoom at or on Facebook Live at


July 12, 2021

Wednesday, July 14 at 12:15 PM Topic: When Germs Travel: Coronavirus and the Long History of Contagious Crises Howard Markel, MD, PhD George E. Wantz Distinguished Professor of the History of Medicine & Director, Center for the History of Medicine, The University of Michigan. Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device: Please click this  Zoom link  to join. Webinar ID: 990 4656 1792 Passcode: 578994

David Schottenfeld Lecture

July 12, 2021

Topic: COVID: A Global Perspective Neil M. Ferguson, D.Phil Vice-Dean Academic Development, School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device: Please click Zoom link to join. Webinar ID: 999 9060 3207 Passcode: 528835

12th Annual Friends of Parkside Health, Safety, & Job Fair

July 8, 2021

Join Michigan CEAL at the 12th Annual Friends of Parkside Health, Safety, & Job Fair on July 21 from 10am-4pm. This community event will feature free health screenings, free COVID-19 vaccines, music, games, and more! If your organization is interested in attending as a vendor, sign up here or contact for more information.

“Colorful” fundraiser for Rogel Cancer Center

May 27, 2021

“Colorful” fundraiser featuring Robin Roberts and Adam Schefter to benefit Rogel Cancer Center Join us Thursday, June 3, to celebrate community and progress across all cancer research with an evening of tribute and life-changing philanthropy benefiting the University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center. The event name “Colorful” represents the spectrum of cancer awareness ribbons and is anchored to National Cancer Survivors Day. Our virtual event is free to attend and will feature special guest Robin Roberts, co-anchor of “Good Morning America” and a two-time cancer survivor, and emcee Adam Schefter, ESPN NFL insider and a University of Michigan alum. Email…

Rogel Cancer Center Survivors Day Celebration

May 25, 2021

the University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center’s Cancer Survivors Celebration will be held virtually this year on Sunday, June 6 from 1 – 2:00pm. You are all invited! We are so very excited to welcome Tamika Felder to our event presenting “Ride the Waves: Staying Resilient in Challenging Times.” Ms. Felder is an award-winning television producer, author, blogger, podcaster, mentor, cancer survivor, and motivational speaker. It is sure to be a lively and inspiring keynote that you won’t want to miss!   As always our event is free and will be of interest to cancer survivors, their families, friends, caregivers…