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June 1, 2015

Seeking Common Ground

UMHS works with Amish and Mennonite communities toward a culturally sensitive approach to burn treatment.

February 25, 2015

A Family Affair

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

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.

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.

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.

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!”

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.”

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.

April 4, 2014

Going Global: Ethiopia

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

April 4, 2014

Going Global: India

Collaboration with Apex Trauma institute AIIMS New Delhi, India.

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.

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.