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Frances and Kenneth Eisenberg
October 21, 2016

$10.75 million gift funds depression research at the University of Michigan

Eisenberg family hopes that their support will further change the paradigm for how depression and bipolar disorder are understood and treated

October 20, 2016

Annual Joint Institute symposium draws largest-ever delegation of foreign doctors to UMHS

In six years since launch, the UMHS-PUHSC JI has grown to include more than 30 ongoing research projects across a number of fields

Achieve Diversity Among Doctors
October 20, 2016

Michigan Health Lab: To achieve diversity among doctors, start in pre-med years

The pipeline of future physicians still doesn’t reflect the full spectrum of American society — so experts say institutional support should start earlier

National Academy of Medicine
October 17, 2016

Two U-M faculty with Medical School ties elected to prestigious National Academy of Medicine

Election to the academy, formerly the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, is one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine

Frederick C. Neidhardt, Ph.D.
October 14, 2016

Former Microbiology and Immunology chair Frederick C. Neidhardt, Ph.D., passes away

He also served as associate dean for faculty of the Medical School, and U-M’s vice president of research

Interprofessional Education
October 07, 2016

Medical School, School of Nursing partner to expand care at student-run free clinic

The schools will use a new grant to improve interprofessional education and increase care for a local community

Medical students at ceremony stand with white coats slung over their arms
September 30, 2016

From the Pages of Medicine at Michigan Magazine: A Year of Transformation

Faculty and students strive for impact and excellence during first year of new Medical School curriculum

U-M Anatomical Donor Memorial
September 27, 2016

Medical students to co-host annual anatomical donor memorial Sept. 27 at Rackham Auditorium

Click to learn more and view the video: “Saying Thanks for the Ultimate Gift to Education: U-M Anatomical Donor Memorial”

UM Sexual Violence Prevention Program in Ghana
September 23, 2016

University of Michigan shapes sexual violence prevention program in Ghana

Medical School and Nursing colleagues discuss gender-based violence and what it means to give consent to create a spin-off of U-M's Relationship Remix

September 23, 2016

Janet L. Smith, Ph.D., to deliver Distinguished Faculty Lectureship in Biomedical Research on Sept. 28

Recipient of the 2016 Distinguished Faculty Lectureship Award in Biomedical Research, she discuss “Biosynthetic Enzymes: Nature’s Amazing Catalysts”

Dean's Awards
September 22, 2016

2015 Dean’s Awards honorees: Pair of physicians earn Lifetime Achievement Award in Clinical Care

Professors from Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases earn praise for lifetime of care

September 20, 2016

Medical Students to Co-host Annual Anatomical Donor Memorial

Video: 'Saying Thanks for the Ultimate Gift to Education: U-M Anatomical Donor Memorial'

Eric Fearon, M.D., Ph.D.
September 16, 2016

Eric R. Fearon, M.D., Ph.D., Named Comprehensive Cancer Center director

Emanuel N. Maisel Professor of Oncology is a nationally recognized investigator in cancer genetics

John F. Greden, M.D., honored by national network, Michigan governor
September 13, 2016

Faculty member John F. Greden, M.D., honored by national network, Michigan governor

Executive director of the U-M Comprehensive Depression Center lauded for his contributions to the field of mental health

Dr. Denis Mukwege
September 09, 2016

Crisis in Congo: Doctor, filmmaker to speak at Sept. 22 screening of “When Elephants Fight”

Congolese surgeon Denis Mukwege will join documentary director Michael Ramsdell for a special screening of Ramsdell’s movie, “When Elephants Fight”

September 07, 2016

Medical School to honor 18 with 2016 Dean’s Awards

Recipients demonstrate exceptional accomplishment in the areas of teaching, research, clinical care, community service, innovation and administration

UM Bicentennial Logo
September 02, 2016

Medical and dental schools team up to earn bicentennial grant

UMMS and School of Dentistry students to help transition care at Student-Run Free Clinic

September 02, 2016

2015 Dean’s Awards honoree: Audrey F. Seasholtz, Ph.D.

She has taught almost all aspects of biochemistry to first-year medical students over the past 25 years

EVPMA and Medical School Dean Marschall S. Runge, M.D., Ph.D.
August 30, 2016

The Conversation: Curing health care with a dose of big data and common sense

EVPMA and Medical School Dean Marschall S. Runge, M.D., Ph.D., writes about how Collaborative Quality Initiatives are improving patient care

five UM medical students in Colombia
August 15, 2016

Treatment meets tech: Medical students tackle social issues during Colombia visit

A group from Michigan spent part of their summer exploring high-tech ways to curb substance use and abuse

August 15, 2016

2015 Dean’s Awards honoree: M.E. Michele Heisler, M.D., M.P.A.

2015 Dean’s Awards honoree: M.E. Michele Heisler, M.D., M.P.A.

August 09, 2016

Medical School senior associate dean touts global health electives on AMSA podcast

During a 15-minute interview, Joseph C. Kolars, M.D., makes the case for working abroad as a medical student

Olympic doping drugs may have legitimate medical uses
August 03, 2016

Michigan Health Lab: Some Olympic doping drugs may have legitimate medical uses

The use of an internationally banned substance can end a pro athlete’s career. But, this doesn’t mean that all banned compounds lack medical merit

University of Michigan Medical School white coat
July 29, 2016

Many paths, one destination: Medical School welcomes its 170th class of medical students

Diverse class of 172 will experience many aspects of the new curriculum throughout four years

Dean's Awards
July 22, 2016

2015 Dean’s Awards honorees: Two staff members lauded for their dedication and passion

Colleagues say Mark Salamango and James Musgrave have made numerous contributions to MCIRCC and three UMMS graduate programs, respectively