Anitta Orr, M.S.

Cancer Action Council Member, Karmanos Cancer Institute Conner Creek Action Council

Anitta. Y. Orr is a retired Teacher of the Speech and Language Impaired formerly employed by the Detroit Public Schools. She was an active member of her professional organization serving as president of the Michigan Speech, Language and Hearing Association. As an active community volunteer she has served on numerous boards such as: YWCA of Metropolitan Detroit, The United Way, Federation Of Youth Services, St. Leo’s Soup Kitchen, Director, Interim House and proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Detroit Alumnae Chapter. She currently serves on the Conner Creek Cancer Action Council which is part of OCHECE and is an active and engaged member of project ARISE (African American Resilience in Surviving Cancer).

Anitta is speaking at

December 1, 2020
4:30 pm - 5:45 pm

Speakers

  • Michael Simon, M.D. (Moderator) Medical Oncologist, Professor of Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Stephanie Harbin (Speaker) Community Advisory Board Member, Community COVID Crushers Action Council
  • Elizabeth Towner, Ph.D. (Speaker) Assistant Professor of Family Medicine & Public Health Sciences , Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Brittany Dowe, M.P.H. (Speaker) Research Assistant in the Office of Cancer Health Equity and Community Engagement, Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Voncile Brown-Miller (Speaker) Community Outreach Manage, Karmanos Cancer Institute/ Wayne State University
  • Craig Cook (Speaker) Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Anitta Orr, M.S. (Speaker) Cancer Action Council Member, Karmanos Cancer Institute Conner Creek Action Council
  • Cornelius Wilson (Speaker) Karmanos Cancer Institute's Black Men's Cancer Action Council Member, SAGE Metro Detroit
  • Tam Perry (Speaker) Associate Professor, WSU
  • Jan Bishop (Speaker) Community Member, WSU - HCAB
  • Karen Young (Speaker) HCAB, WSU
  • Yolanda Harrison (Speaker) family healthcare advocate, Detroit Parent Network
  • Lance Gable J.D., M.P.H. (Speaker) Associate Professor, Wayne State University
  • William Shuster, Ph.D. (Speaker) Professor, Chair, Wayne State U., Professor, Dept. Chair, Civil-Environmental Engrg.
  • Jeffrey Ram, Ph.D. (Speaker) Professor, Department of Physiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Seth Norrholm, Ph.D. (Speaker) Associate Professor, Wayne State School of Medicine
  • Ty Partridge, Ph.D. (Speaker) Professor, Department of Psychology, Wayne State University
  • Chris Trentacosta, Ph.D. (Speaker) Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Wayne State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

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