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University of Michigan Medical School ceremonial white coat
July 21, 2021

M1 journey begins July 24 when White Coat ceremony returns to Hill Auditorium

The incoming Class of 2021 will gather in-person to kick-off their M1 Launch — an orientation and official welcome to the school they will call home for at least the next four years

Mary-Ann Mycek appointed chair of Biomedical Engineering
July 15, 2021

Mary-Ann Mycek, Ph.D., appointed interim chair of Department of Biomedical Engineering

She takes leadership of BME — a joint department of the Medical School and College of Engineering — from Lonnie Shea, Ph.D., who chose to step down as chair

The Pavilion at University of Michigan Health
June 14, 2021

New Michigan Medicine hospital has a name: The Pavilion at University of Michigan Health

The new adult inpatient facility is scheduled to open for patient care in the fall of 2025

Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
June 09, 2021

Meet Michigan Medicine: Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Team offers various stakeholders a rich menu, including career services, wellness counsel, communication, training grant support — and more.

Deborah R. Berman, M.D.
May 28, 2021

Deborah R. Berman, M.D., appointed interim assistant dean for admissions

An associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology in the Division of Fetal Medicine in the Medical School, she is passionate about medical students and their wellbeing

Michelle S. Caird, M.D., and Steven E. Gay, M.D., M.S.
May 20, 2021

Regents approve Orthopaedic Surgery chair and interim dean to lead medical education program

Michelle S. Caird, M.D., is chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, effective May 1; and Steven E. Gay, M.D., to serve as interim associate dean for medical student education, effective July 1

Ann Wolski (center, rear) and her Ghanaian research colleagues, including project mentor Dr. Ashura Bakari (center, front)
May 20, 2021

After COVID-19 delay, student begins Fogarty-funded research experience in Ghana

Ann Wolski is the first Medical School student in more than a year to travel on a global health experience

The COVID-19 Crisis in India: Projections, Data Needs, and Relief Efforts
May 19, 2021

Webinar — The COVID-19 Crisis in India: Projections, Data Needs, and Relief Efforts

The May 26 discussion will focus on the current surge of COVID-19 infections in India, disease trajectories for the coming months, data needs, vaccination outlook, field hospitals, relief work and telemedicine

U-M Medical School commencement
May 17, 2021

Celebrating the Medical School Class of 2021: Leaders during the pandemic

After almost a year-and-a-half of perseverance, 169 doctors-to-be gathered with loved ones to participate in a virtual commencement ceremony and celebrated entry into their profession

Former gymnasts and now U-M doctors
May 11, 2021

Balancing many titles: How three former gymnasts apply lessons learned to medical career

Collegiate gymnastics careers drew them to professional careers in medicine; now, all three are physicians in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital

Medical School commencement
May 04, 2021

Class of 2021 graduates: They have led during the pandemic; on May 14, they become doctors

Medical School will stream the festivities on the Michigan Medicine YouTube channel at 3 p.m. EDT on May 14, but the community can begin celebrating now at

2021 Medical School graduate Neil Jairath
April 28, 2021

Graduation Awards recipient never forgot ‘how to have fun, enjoy the journey, pay it forward’

During a virtual ceremony, Neil Jairath will receive the Paul DeWolf Award, Patrick John Niland Award, Academic Recognition Award, and Academic Achievement Award from the Michigan Medicine Alumni Society

University of Michigan medical campus
April 20, 2021

University of Michigan, Michigan Medicine leadership responds to verdict in Chauvin trial

We continue to encourage everyone in the Michigan Medicine community to join us in condemning harassment, inequities and social injustice, while demonstrating respect, civility and wellness for ourselves and our colleagues

M Response Corps volunteers at NCRC
April 07, 2021

Medical student volunteer efforts during pandemic celebrated with campus leadership award

M Response Corps honored as a group who has made a positive, meaningful, and lasting impact in surrounding communities through social action and community engagement

GME Awards
April 06, 2021

Eight faculty, staff receive 2021 Graduate Medical Education awards

Recipients will be honored during a virtual reception on May 3

U.S. News and World Report graduate school rankings
March 30, 2021

Medical School posts high scores in U.S. News and World Report Best Graduate Schools rankings

Michigan Medicine partners School of Nursing and Department of Biomedical Engineering also are rated among the best nationally for their various educational programs

LCME logo
March 29, 2021

Medical School receives full, 8-year reaccreditation of M.D. degree from LCME

Countless faculty, staff and learners led an almost-three year journey of self-discovery and quality improvement

Bethany B. Moore, Ph.D.
March 25, 2021

Bethany B. Moore, Ph.D., appointed chair of Department of Microbiology and Immunology

She is the Nancy Williams Walls Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and a professor of internal medicine

Kenneth and Frances Eisenberg
March 25, 2021

U-M Depression Center to be named for Eisenberg family, in recognition of $30M in giving

Nation’s first center focused on depression and bipolar illnesses enters 20th year with transformational gift and enhanced capacity for scientific advances to improve knowledge and care

Go Blue and Beyond graphic
March 19, 2021

Match Day suspense: University of Michigan medical students learn their residency destinations

A resounding 98% of U-M Medical School students matched as they reveal the next steps in their training; 33% will stay in Michigan, and 22% at Michigan Medicine

Mark S. Schlissel, M.D., Ph.D.
March 17, 2021

Statement from University of Michigan President Mark S. Schlissel on shooting deaths in Atlanta

We must stand together in rejecting the hate, violence and xenophobia that target our neighbors, colleagues, friends and loved ones of Asian descent

AMA Impact Challenge for students, residents and fellows
March 16, 2021

Accepting the challenge: U-M medical students make an impact during COVID-19 pandemic

Half-dozen U-M Medical School projects featured in American Medical Association publication

Rajesh S. Mangrulkar, M.D.
March 11, 2021

Associate Dean Rajesh S. Mangrulkar, M.D., featured in ChangeMedEd Monthly series

He answered several questions about the U-M’s work in the curriculum, the transformation of medical education, and a vision for the future

Paul DeWyse and his family
March 10, 2021

One year later: Michigan Medicine’s first COVID-19 patient ‘living life to the fullest’ (with video)

Alone in an isolation room, Paul DeWyse turned on his TV to find reporters from every news station speculating about the unidentified COVID-19 patient — he knew they were talking about him

University of Michigan medical campus
March 08, 2021

Anti-Racism Oversight Committee/Michigan Medicine leadership statement: Speaking up for safety

“It is our collective responsibility as an organization to improve our climate as long as inequities exist”