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Learning Outcomes dashboard
April 20, 2018

Technological innovation helps redefine Medical School curriculum

Learning Outcomes tool provides faculty and students with a single mechanism for tracking student progress, providing important data to inform goal development and learning plans

CME Innovation Award recipient
April 16, 2018

Office of Continuing Medical Education and Lifelong Learning bestows Innovation Awards on 5 projects

The chosen activities will receive up to $25,000 to promote innovation in all aspects of physician learning or training, including content, process, outcomes or assessment

Cheryl Moyer, Ph.D., MPH, is pictured with a few of her mentees (from left): U-M Family Medicine fellow Nauzley Abedini, M.D., Indiana University Ph.D. candidate and former Fogarty Scholar April Bell, and Ghanaian pediatrician Ashura Bakari, M.D.
April 13, 2018

Committed to lifting women up: Faculty member honored for mentoring others

Since coming to the U-M Medical School in 2000, Cheryl Moyer has mentored more than 70 students, trainees, and junior faculty members — the vast majority of them women

Meet Tomorrow’s Doctors
March 30, 2018

National Doctor’s Day: Students reflect on their desire to pursue medicine

The Michigan Medicine Headlines team caught up with current U-M medical students — the doctors of tomorrow — to learn why they are dedicating their careers to helping patients and families

Richard and Susan Rogel
March 29, 2018

With $150M gift, Rogels will help U-M Cancer Center transform cancer research, care

The largest gift ever to Michigan Medicine will support the most promising research and help train the next generation of cancer researchers

Mark Prince, M.D., Ella Kazerooni, M.D., and Seetha Monrad, M.D.
March 28, 2018

Three faculty members appointed to Medical School leadership team

Mark E.P. Prince, M.D., chair, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Ella A. Kazerooni, M.D., interim chair, Department of Radiology; and Seetha U. Monrad, M.D., assistant dean for assessment, evaluation and quality improvement

Office of Graduate Medical Education team
March 26, 2018

Meet Michigan Medicine: GME Office helps new doctors navigate our medical community

GME is made up of 13 individuals who provide institutional support for all accredited residency and fellowship programs, totaling more than 1,250 learners in 106 different programs

U.S. News and World Report badge
March 20, 2018

Medical School receives high marks in latest U.S. News and World Report rankings

In new lists of America’s Best Graduate Schools, the Medical School ranked 15th among research-based medical schools and 7th for training primary care physicians

Match Day letters
March 16, 2018

Match Madness: U-M medical students learn their fates at annual Match Day event

Virtually all of them (99.4 percent) matched to a residency program on their shortlist, despite intense and growing national competition for a limited number of training spots

CPR Saturday at Michigan Medicine
March 16, 2018

CPR Saturday: Wolverine Pathways students learn lifesaving skills and discuss careers in medicine

Program partners the U-M with families, schools, and the communities of Detroit, Southfield and Ypsilanti to provide learning experiences that help students succeed in school, college and careers

Michigan basketball and Medical School Match Day
March 15, 2018

Two days of March madness: Game day (March 15) and Match Day (March 16)

In her monthly message to Michigan Medicine, Executive Vice Dean for Academic Affairs Carol R. Bradford, M.D., compares the excitement on campus for the Wolverines and our medical students

Jean M. Malouin, M.D., MPH
March 14, 2018

Family Medicine faculty member Jean M. Malouin, M.D., MPH, passes away

She maintained a family medicine continuity practice at Briarwood Family Medicine for more than 20 years, specializing in women’s health and care of transgendered patients

Global REACH 2016-17 annual report
February 21, 2018

Partnerships based on trust, built to last: Global REACH 2016-17 annual report

The publication details many projects and milestones from the past year, including new grants, valuable student educational experiences, and meaningful research with overseas collaborators

M.D./Ph.D. student Warren Pan
February 21, 2018

UMMS M.D./Ph.D. student awarded prestigious Gates Cambridge Trust scholarship

Warren Pan will pursue a Master of Philosophy degree in medical science (clinical biochemistry) in the lab of Sir Stephen O’Rahilly, M.D.,

Cardiac Surgery leadership transition
February 16, 2018

Edward L. Bove, M.D., to step down as chair of Cardiac Surgery; Richard L. Prager, M.D., named interim chair

Bove elevated cardiac surgery from a division to a department, and has facilitated substantial growth in all clinical areas

U-M medical students participate in Culinary Medicine course
February 15, 2018

Culinary Medicine elective: Cooking in thyme with patients in mind

Medical students focus on developing skills needed to provide practical and sound advice to patients about what foods to choose, why they are important, and how to eat them

Recipients of first-ever Early Implementation Grant in U-M’s groundbreaking Interprofessional Exchange (IP-X) Research Stimulus program
February 15, 2018

Medical School professor member of team awarded first interprofessional exchange (IP-X) grant

Caroline R. Richardson, M.D., part of five-member team that will focus on interprofessional diet and lifestyle approaches for patients with co-occurring obesity, diabetes, and hypertension

Power Award recipients
February 12, 2018

Two Medical School faculty selected to receive Power Award

Honor recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the betterment of women through their leadership, scholarship or other ways in their professional life

Bishr Omary, M.D., Ph.D.
February 12, 2018

Executive Vice Dean for Research Bishr Omary, M.D., Ph.D., named AGA VP, future president

Founded in 1897, the American Gastroenterological Association is involved in all aspects of the science, practice and advancement of gastroenterology

Gupta Family Hackathon
January 31, 2018

U-M will hold “hackathon” for health communication, with help from Sanjay Gupta and family

Application is now open for participation in marathon event March 23-25, focused on innovation for sharing information in times of crisis and beyond

AMA Doc Talk podcast
January 23, 2018

Medical School associate dean tackles difficult discussions with patients on new AMA podcast

Rajesh S. Mangrulkar, M.D., hosting first season of American Medical Association’s “Doc Talk”

Vivek H. Murthy, M.D., MBA
January 16, 2018

Former U.S. surgeon general Vivek H. Murthy, M.D., MBA, to serve as 2018 Commencement speaker

Murthy, who served as the nation’s doctor from 2014-17, has led the way in medical education, social action and health care dialogue

Michigan Medicine leadership at grand opening of new simulation center
January 08, 2018

Second Clinical Simulation Center to benefit learners at all levels

The new 7,500-square-foot space allows current and future health care professionals a chance to prepare for real-world scenarios and rehearse new medical procedures

David J. Brown, M.D.
January 08, 2018

Know Your Leaders: Q&A with David J. Brown, M.D.

Headlines recently caught up with the head of OHEI to discuss diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts on campus and the challenges and successes Michigan Medicine has experienced