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October 25, 2021

Jess Millar: Published in PLOS ONE

This study, published in PLOS ONE, was completed as part of the COVID-19 Dispersed Volunteer Research Network and was presented at the World Microbe Forum, a collaborative virtual meeting conference hosted by the American Society for Microbiology and the Federation of European Microbiological Societies, earlier this year.

October 5, 2021

Develop Your Skills to Create a More Inclusive Environment for LGBTQIA+

In partnership with the Advisory Committee for the Advancement of LGBTQ Health at Michigan Medicine (ACALHM), the Office for Health Equity and Inclusion proudly presents to all Michigan Medicine staff, faculty, & learners LGBTQIA+ Awareness & Inclusion: An Introduction to Inclusive Language. This virtual workshop focuses on helping

October 4, 2021

CCMB Affiliate, H.V. Jagadish in the News

The Michigan Institute for Data Science is leading a multi-university partnership to develop a framework for a national institute that would enable research using sensitive data, while preventing its misuse and misinterpretation.

August 24, 2021

Sriram Chandrasekaran Receives Dreyfus Foundation Award

The Dreyfus program for Machine Learning in the Chemical Sciences and Engineering, initiated in 2020, provides funding for innovative projects in any area of Machine Learning (ML) consistent with the Foundation’s broad objective to advance the chemical sciences and engineering. The Foundation anticipates that these projects will contribute new

August 23, 2021

Kayvan Najarian Publishes in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Although sleep difficulties are common following spinal cord injury (SCI), little is known about how day-to-day fluctuations in sleep quality affects health-related qualify of life (HRQOL) among these individuals. The researchers examined the effect of sleep quality on same-day HRQOL using ecological momentary assessment methods over a 7-day

June 11, 2021

Wellness Advocate Spotlight: Margit Burmeister

Members of the Wellness Advocate Network are invited to create a Spotlight profile to highlight their passion for workplace wellness and share some of their best practices for improving workplace well-being for Faculty, Staff, and Learners at Michigan Medicine. Currently, Professor Margit Burmeister is being featured in the

April 20, 2021

Welch Lab Publishes in Nature Biotechnology

The Welch Lab authored a recent Nature Biotechnology paper, "Iterative single-cell multi-omic integration using online learning." The team demonstrated their proof of principle using data sets from the National Institute of Health's Brain Initiative, a project aimed at understanding the human brain by mapping every cell, with investigative