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Medical School front entrance
February 21, 2017

A message from Medical School leadership: Supporting global inclusivity

We recognize this is a difficult and uncertain time for many, and we share deep concern for the members of our community who may be impacted by these changes in immigration policies

Sachin Kheterpal, M.D
February 21, 2017

Sachin Kheterpal, M.D., named associate dean for research information technology

He is responsible for establishing the vision and strategy to effectively use information technology to advance the research mission

Celebrating Magnet status
February 20, 2017

Magnet recognized: Michigan Medicine earns nursing’s highest honor

Only 6 percent of U.S. hospitals earn the coveted honor, given to organizations that meet rigorous standards for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice

U-M Bicentennial: William Henry Fitzbutler, M.D.
February 17, 2017

University of Michigan’s Bicentennial: Celebrating William Henry Fitzbutler, M.D.

The Medical School’s first African-American graduate, Fitzbutler was a champion of diversity, equality, and social justice

Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
February 17, 2017

Dr. Francis Collins to serve as 2017 Medical School Commencement speaker

Director of the National Institutes of Health, he is a physician-geneticist noted for his landmark discoveries of disease genes and his leadership of the international Human Genome Project

2017 Power Award recipients from the Medical School
February 06, 2017

Two with Medical School ties to receive prestigious campus women’s award

Sofia D. Merajver, M.D., Ph.D., and Sioban D. Harlow, Ph.D., will receive the Sarah Goddard Power Award at Feb. 8 ceremony

MTrac Innovation Hub
February 06, 2017

Over $2 million in funding announced for biomedical innovations across the State of Michigan

MTRAC for Life Sciences Innovation Hub, based at U-M Medical School, awards annual funding to 11 project teams

Medical School anatomy lab
February 02, 2017

Michigan Medicine Headlines: Medical student curricular transformation takes shape

Beginning today, a series of Headlines stories will examine aspects of the ongoing curriculum transformation and what the changes mean for students, Michigan Medicine and health care

Jill Cherry, MD and Micael Clay MD
January 24, 2017

Two from Medical School named U-M Interprofessional Leadership Fellows for 2017-18

ILF program is designed to build capacity of interprofessional educator/scholars, so they can be effective leaders and change agents

Gilbert S. Omenn, MD, PhD
January 23, 2017

Distinguished University Professor Gilbert S. Omenn, M.D., Ph.D., to deliver lecture on March 28

Recently appointed DUPs typically offer an inaugural lecture during the first or second full year of their appointments

Michigan Medicine: University of Michigan
January 09, 2017

New name for University of Michigan academic medical center: Michigan Medicine

The new name, which takes effect Jan. 9, includes the Medical School, and U-M’s hospitals and health centers

Dr. Mangrulkar talks with a medical student
January 04, 2017

Michigan Health Lab: Med school ‘minors’ gain momentum, fostering future doctors’ passion

Increasingly, medical schools are offering students the chance to choose a scholarly concentration, such as health policy or global medicine

Mosoka Fallah
December 12, 2016

MLK Symposium Health Sciences Lecture on Jan. 16 to feature expert on war and spread of Ebola virus

Mosoka Fallah is a leader in the fight against the Liberian epidemic that has claimed more than 4,000 lives since 2014

Stephen John
December 09, 2016

Invent-ilator: Medical student’s device promises to save lives abroad

Stephen John’s infant respirator invention soon could help premature newborns breathe easier across the developing world

Timothy M. Johnson, M.D.
December 09, 2016

Timothy M. Johnson, M.D., appointed senior associate dean for clinical affairs

He also will serve the clinical enterprise as executive director of the University of Michigan Medical Group

Distinguished Diversity Leaders Award
December 08, 2016

Seven from Medical School receive Distinguished Diversity Leaders Award

Honor recognizes individual staff members and teams for their extraordinary commitment and dedication to diversity at the University of Michigan

December 07, 2016

New federal grant: A win-win for science education at three Michigan higher education institutions

University of Michigan, Henry Ford College and Wayne County Community College District team up for better teaching and learning in biomedical science

December 06, 2016

A missed app-ortunity: Study finds few mobile health apps help patients who need them most

High app store ratings not reliable indicators for high need, high cost patients

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
November 22, 2016

Three from Medical School among 9 University of Michigan faculty elected to AAAS

Total of 391 new fellows will be honored Feb. 18 during the 2017 AAAS annual meeting in Boston

November 22, 2016

Contained care: U-M-designed pop-up clinic first of its kind in Jamaica

The 20-by-8-foot facility is part of a Third Century Initiative grant to develop easy-to-use technology to help patients in underserved regions

Smart Devices
November 17, 2016

From M@M Monthly: Hold the Phone

Medical School faculty member leads study on how smart devices complicate parenting

VA Veterans Health Care
November 11, 2016

Caring for veterans: A privilege and a duty

In a post on The Conversation, U-M’s Sanjay Saint, M.D., MPH, writes about experiencing high-quality, compassionate care in VA hospitals

Interprofessional Town Hall
October 28, 2016

Medical students collaborate with health profession counterparts at interprofessional town hall

Second-annual gathering helped students learn how to better work together in collaborative practice that can improve patient outcomes and population health

Rackham Building
October 24, 2016

Four faculty with Medical School appointments among 27 honored by University

Annual awards from the Rackham Graduate School honor faculty for their teaching, scholarship, service and creative activities

North Campus Research Complex
October 21, 2016

U-M will expand medical discovery space through $78.5 million project

Renovation of last two empty buildings at North Campus Research Complex will bring more scientists together with key resources