May 18, 2021

coronavirus

  1. December 15, 2020

    U-M annual report shows strong finances despite COVID-19

    Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, U-M continued to deliver on its mission of education, research and patient care, and its financial position remains strong, the fiscal year 2020 annual report shows.

  2. December 14, 2020

    Michigan Medicine vaccinates first employees for COVID-19

    Michigan Medicine has vaccinated an initial group of five frontline workers against COVID-19, expects to vaccinate about 40 employees Dec. 15, and will ramp up the volume further as early as next week.

  3. December 14, 2020

    First 10 days after leaving hospital critical for COVID-19 patients

    In the first months after their COVID-19 hospital stay, patients faced a high risk of ongoing health problems, trips back to the hospital, and death, a growing number of studies has shown.

  4. December 14, 2020

    How to ensure people receive second COVID-19 vaccine dose

    Mark Fendrick, a Michigan Medicine primary care physician and researcher, hails the rapid development of vaccines as a scientific breakthrough, but he fears the two-step process includes barriers. 

  5. December 14, 2020

    U-M outlines approach for COVID-19 vaccinations on campus

    U-M has begun receiving the COVID-19 vaccine and will start vaccinating its health care workers as the first step in a program to eventually distribute the vaccine throughout the university.

  6. December 10, 2020

    Faculty encouraged to use student well-being statement in syllabi

    A new Syllabus Statement for Student Well-Being that is more comprehensive than the older mental health syllabus statement, and offers more campus resources to assist students is now available.

  7. December 8, 2020

    Study identifies more responsive COVID-19 wastewater test

    A new wastewater testing approach developed by researchers at U-M and Stanford University is capable of better detecting viral infection patterns in communities.

  8. December 8, 2020

    Football game against Ohio State canceled due to COVID-19

    The athletic department has announced the cancellation of the Dec. 12 football game at Ohio State due to an increasing number of positive COVID-19 cases and student-athletes in quarantine over the past week. 

  9. December 8, 2020

    Survey of Ann Arbor staff to help inform COVID-19 response

    U-M will invite staff on the Ann Arbor campus to share feedback about working during the COVID-19 pandemic through an online survey that will inform possible new resources, policies and actions for 2021.

  10. December 2, 2020

    Football game with Maryland canceled; practice paused

    The U-M athletic department has paused football practices until Dec. 7, and the Dec. 5 game against Maryland has been canceled and will not be rescheduled, due to COVID-19-related factors.