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March 18, 2018

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March 14, 2018

Obituary: Jean M. Malouin

Jean M. Malouin, assistant professor of family medicine, died unexpectedly March 10 from medical causes.

March 12, 2018

Elizabeth Crosby

Elizabeth Crosby giving a lecture on neuroanatomy. (Photo courtesy of Bentley Historical Library)

March 1, 2018

U-M signs agreement for reconstructive surgery technology

A new surgical device developed at the University of Michigan could make it quicker and easier to connect arteries in complicated procedures such as reconstructing a breast after a mastectomy, or a severely injured leg after a car accident.

February 5, 2018


Susan Borrego

Paul Hollenberg

April 13, 2017

Two from U-M to join American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Two University of Michigan faculty members — one who specializes in judgment and decision behavior, and another interested in the development of ulcers and gastric cancer — have been selected to join the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

March 23, 2017

Omenn lecture to focus on bridging science and policy world

The future of federal science funding and the role of scientific evidence in policymaking has rocketed into the public spotlight in recent weeks. Many who work in science, medicine and engineering may find themselves pondering whether and how to enter the fray.

December 7, 2016

U-M, colleges team up in biomedical science teaching and learning

They're at two different ends of the higher-education journey: some just starting out on associate's degrees, others finishing up advanced training after earning a doctorate in biomedical science.

But there's a lot they can teach one another, with the help of their professors.

October 19, 2015

Four faculty members elected to National Academy of Medicine

University of Michigan experts in cancer biology, emergency heart care, bone biology and chronic disease care are among the new members of the National Academy of Medicine, one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.

October 6, 2015

U-M receives NIH grant to develop tools to reduce disease risk

Researchers at the University of Michigan have been awarded $2.4 million through a National Institutes of Health program to explore bold ideas that have the potential to catapult fields forward and speed the translation of research into improved health.

February 8, 2015

Better communication essential in science, health care, Alda says

Doctors and scientists labor under a curse, actor and science communicator Alan Alda told a capacity crowd at the Medical School on Friday. And only by actively fighting that curse will they truly and effectively connect with patients and the public.

The curse, he said, is the curse of knowledge.

September 29, 2014

U-M part of effort to study genetics of two mental health disorders

Researchers at the School of Public Health and Medical School and collaborators at two other institutions will undertake the largest whole genome sequencing study funded to date, as they seek to better understand bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.


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