April 2018 Events

Friday, April 27, 2018

Michigan Medicine Quiz Bowl

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Towsley Lobby

Do you love Jeopardy? Find yourself answering all the questions during Trivial Pursuit? Then come on down and participate in the first Michigan Medicine Quiz Bowl! You can play on your own or with a team from your department/unit and earn the title of Michigan Medicine Quiz Bowl Champion. Fun prizes, a trophy and bragging rights for winners!

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Life Sciences Orchestra Ensembles Concert

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

UH Main Lobby

The Michigan Medicine Life Sciences Orchestra provides performance opportunities for the many faculty, staff, students, scientists, volunteers and alumni in medical, health science and life science disciplines at the university. This concert features pieces by Bach and Aaron Copland.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Help Paint a Mural

9:00 AM

UH Cafe

In partnership with Gifts of Art, you can enjoy a few minutes of fun and creativity in the midst of your busy day by helping to paint a new mural for Michigan Medicine. 

Stop by between 9 - 11am and 2 - 4pm.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Just Ask! Diversity Awareness

9:30 AM

UH Dining Rooms C&D

In partnership with Office for Health Equity and Inclusion, the event is designed to educate faculty and staff on how to communicate better with our diverse patient populations.

This event will be held twice at 9:30-11:00a.m. and 1:30-3:00p.m.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

2nd Annual Patient Experience Expo

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Towsley Lobby

After the enormous success of our inaugural expo, we are hosting this year's event in a larger location with more partners. Hope to see you all there!

Monday, April 23, 2018

Physician Burnout and Well-Being Panel

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Ford Auditorium

An engaging discussion on the systemic barriers to well-being, ideas to improve burnout and its impact on the patient experience. 

Monday, April 23, 2018 to Friday, April 27, 2018

Patient Experience Week 2018

8:45 AM to 4:00 PM

Throughout the medical campus.

A week long celebration of the patient experience at Michigan Medicine!

Monday, April 16, 2018

Giving and Receiving Feedback

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

UH Dining Room A/B

Giving or receiving feedback is not always easy; in fact, it can be downright uncomfortable at times. Learn about the importance of this form of communication as well as how to offer and receive feedback in a more supportive and motivating manner.

Register at http://mlearning.med.umich.edu

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Rounding Panel

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Towsley Dining Room

Hear your peer leaders discuss how they put Service Excellence practices in place with their own units. Panelists cover different, relevant topics in each session.

Register at http://mlearning.med.umich.edu with course number SVEX-10016

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Holding Effective Huddles

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

UH Dining Room A/B

Team communication, recognition and engagement are enhanced when people connect daily in huddles. The Service Excellence Academy provides daily topics for discussion with your team.

Register at http://mlearning.med.umich.edu with course number SVEX-10032

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Patient Experience Learning Forum

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Danto Auditorium, Frankel Cardiovascular Center

Join us for an engaging presentation and discussion about the role of narrative medicine and relationship-centered care in improving how we teach, learn, and care for patients and families.