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Massey family with Michigan faculty
February 25, 2015

A Family Affair

The Massey family’s story is a perfect example of the American dream made beautifully, powerfully real.

Student marking their location on a map on Match Day
February 25, 2015

U-M Welcomes New General Surgery Residents

On March 20, medical students across the country will celebrate Match Day, an exciting, suspense-filled revelation of where their careers will take them next.

Dr. Wang and Dr. Englesbe in the library displaying a tablet with MSHOP information
February 25, 2015

School’s in for Surgery Patients

From pulmonary calisthenics to aromatherapy to smarter snacking, surgical patients at the U-M are learning how to improve their chances of healing through the Michigan Surgical Home Optimization Program, or MSHOP.

Dr. Michael W. Mulholland
July 1, 2014

A Letter from the Chair

In this, the summer issue of the Department of Surgery e-newsletter, we’ll be focusing our attention on resident research.

Dr. Gilman
June 30, 2014

Faculty Profile: Robert H. Gilman, M.D., D.M.D.

“The bottom line is, after 30 years in Boston, I wanted to ‘bookend’ my career by coming back to Michigan and teaching full-time. I’ve always been proud of my Michigan heritage and now I’m back here – and I really love it!”

Dr. Englesbe headshot
June 30, 2014

Cultivating Future Surgeons

“I personally enjoy sharing my enthusiasm for surgery as a career. Showing a medical student their first transplant… it’s a miracle every time. I love seeing medical students turn into confident young clinicians. And I love that my partners, trainees and students teach me things every day.”

Graphic showing lungs made out of flowers
June 1, 2014

Bringing Lungs to Bloom

Fifty years ago, U-M surgeon Robert Bartlett helped invent a life-saving procedure called Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO). Now researchers are using the next-generation of ECMO to give lungs a new life.

Surgical team in Ethiopia
April 4, 2014

Going Global: Ethiopia

U-M works with St. Paul's Hospital Millennium Medical College in Addis Ababa.

Mary Sue Coleman shaking hands with representative from All India Institute of Medical Science
April 4, 2014

Going Global: India

Collaboration with Apex Trauma institute AIIMS New Delhi, India.

Dr. Michael W. Mulholland
December 7, 2013

A Letter from the Chair

I am happy to take a moment to share with you the latest edition of In The Loupes.

Group photo at the Coller Surgical Society
December 6, 2013

Coller Surgical Society’s 59th Annual Meeting

In October, the Frederick A. Coller Surgical Society gathered in Ann Arbor to celebrate its 59th annual meeting – and commemorated the event with a group portrait. The photograph was taken after a day of scientific lectures from physicians and researchers.