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Faculty Promotions
September 12, 2022

Faculty Promotions

Please join us in congratulating five of our faculty members on their well-deserved promotions, which went into effect September 1, 2022.

Shenbagam Dewar, MBBS
June 3, 2022

Congratulations Dr. Shenbagam Dewar!

Please join us in congratulating Shenbagam Dewar, MBBS who is a new member of the 2022-2023 Geriatrics Specialty Steering Board.

May 10, 2022

Home is Where the Hospital Is

Rapid rise in home-based post-acute care options during the pandemic means patients recuperate in familiar surroundings – but continuation depends on policymakers. Read more .

Ellen Hummel, MD
April 19, 2022

Ellen Hummel - New Director, Palliative Care Program, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System

This role includes administrative, clinical and educational activities while providing oversight of Palliative Care activity at VAAAHS. The Palliative Care Program has evolved over the many years since its inception and is poised to continue to play the critical role it does at VA Ann Arbor with leadership from Dr. Hummel.

Dr. Neil Alexander
March 1, 2022

The Pandemic Has Made Many Seniors Less Active

Dr. Neil Alexander was quoted in a New York Times article featuring a U-M led study that shows nearly 40 percent of people older than 65 have reduced physical activity since the start of the pandemic.

February 7, 2022

Congratulations to Dr. Lona Mody!

Please join us in congratulating Lona Mody, MD, MSc for her artwork being featured on the front cover of the Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology Journal (ICHE)!