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October 12, 2023

DLHS honors MHPE's Dr. Larry Gruppen at symposium in his name

The Department of Learning Health Sciences recently honored retired long-standing Director of the Master's in Health Professions Education (MHPE) program, Larry D. Gruppen, PhD, at a symposium in his name. The Gruppen symposium and reception saw family, friends, and longtime colleagues honoring Dr. Gruppen for his dedication and commitment to

August 1, 2023

DLHS mourns the passing of Professor Emeritus

Faculty and staff in the Department of Learning Health Sciences (DLHS) mourn the passing of Faculty Emeritus, Robert (Bob) M. Anderson, EdD, who passed away on Friday, July 28. Dr. Anderson was a faculty member at the University of Michigan for 27 years and contributed to the Department of Medical Education, now the Department of Learning

Edward Lockett
July 21, 2023

Congratulations to Ed Lockett

Staff and faculty in the Clinical Simulation Center (CSC) and the Department of Learning Health Sciences (DLHS) congratulate Ed Lockett on earning his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University Detroit Mercy, in May. Ed has worked nearly a decade in the CSC as a Sim technician. CSC and DLHS celebrate Ed’s achievement! Congratulations

July 13, 2023

DLHS faculty and staff celebrate the recent MHPE graduates

The Department of Learning Health Sciences (DLHS) and the Master of Health Professions Education (MHPE) celebrated the most recent graduates of the MHPE program, at a reception at the home of Larry Gruppen, PhD, retiring Director of the MHPE.

Cassandra Turner, HILS PhD Student
July 7, 2023

Cassandra Turner Wins NCID Award

HILS PhD student awarded summer research grant administered by the National Center for Institutional Diversity (NICD)

July 6, 2023

Endowment for Basic Sciences 2023 DLHS Winners

DLHS has two new EBS Award winners! Gretchen Piatt, MPH, PhD, won a teaching award in the ceremony held on Wednesday, June 28. At the same ceremony, Michelle Williams, MHI, won a research staff award.

July 5, 2023

DLHS team attends MEDINFO 2023 in Sydney, Australia

The Department of Learning Health Sciences (DLHS) is fielding a team that includes leadership and key faculty members at MEDINFO 2023 , a major international conference on digital health and health informatics. The conference is hosted by the Australasian Institute of Digital Health in Sydney, Australia,

June 22, 2023

DLHS at the 2023 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting

Department of Learning Health Sciences (DLHS) faculty and students in the Health Infrastructures and Learning Systems (HILS) PhD and MS programs are leading and participating in a number of sessions at the 2023 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM), in Seattle, Washington, from June 24-27.