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Veteran suicide
March 16, 2017

Michigan Health Lab: Drug and alcohol problems linked to vet suicides, especially in women

Veterans already have an increased risk of suicide; those with substance use disorders or mental health conditions are in particular need of help, a new study asserts

Research image
March 14, 2017

Medical School again ranks among the top 10 in research and primary care

U.S. News and World Report ranks U-M fifth for primary care, ninth among research schools, top tier in five specialties

Opioid prescriptions
March 09, 2017

Opioids before surgery mean higher costs, more problems more likely afterward

Research suggests that patients and physicians should be aware of opioid use before elective operations such as hysterectomy and bariatric surgery

Paths of Excellence graphic
March 02, 2017

Michigan Medicine Headlines: Paths allow medical students to pursue what ‘makes their heart beat’

Co-curricular with the new medical student curriculum, the Paths of Excellence program gives students the opportunity to pursue interests and areas of passion

Crash-test dummies
February 28, 2017

From the pages of Medicine at Michigan magazine: Rethinking crash-test dummies

U-M trauma experts are helping car manufacturers create safer vehicles for today’s drivers

Question and Answer
February 25, 2017

Muslim Medical Student Association Q and A: Ask a Muslim

This effort is an example of how we can initiate productive conversations about what makes each of us unique and distinct, and appreciate those differences

Global REACH
February 22, 2017

Michigan Medicine enjoys a Global REACH

There are hundreds of Medical School faculty engaged in collaborative research with colleagues and counterparts overseas in nearly every country

Marschall S. Runge. M.D., Ph.D. Q&A
February 22, 2017

Looking to the future with EVPMA/Dean Marschall S. Runge, M.D., Ph.D.

Michigan Medicine leader says organization needs to continue to define how patient care, research and education missions all work together to drive advances in health care

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