March 20, 2023
MC3 is a ‘game changer’ for mental health in Michigan
When primary care providers across Michigan have trouble finding local mental health therapists and support services, they often turn to a service called MC3, based at U-M’s Department of Psychiatry.
March 13, 2023
Loneliness, isolation down but still high among older adults
After three years of pandemic living, loneliness, isolation and lack of social contact have finally started to decline among older adults, U-M’s National Poll on Healthy Aging shows.
February 16, 2023
Michigan Medicine names new chief financial officer
Eric Strucko was approved as the new chief financial officer for Michigan Medicine by the Board of Regents on Feb. 16. He will begin in the role April 1.
February 3, 2023
Brain health, concussions, sports: A long-term connection?
The Michigan Alumni Brain Health Study will examine whether sport participation and concussions are associated with later-life brain health in former U-M athletes and nonathletes.
February 1, 2023
Occupational therapist adds custom touch to patients’ hand splints
Augusta Simmons, a board-certified hand therapist, has been fitting patients with splints for over 25 years, the past six at the Northville Health Center.
January 30, 2023
Orthotic assistant discovers grit and grace in disc golf
Jennifer Trombley, an orthotic assistant in Michigan Medicine’s orthotics and prosthetics department, started Grit & Grace Ladies DGC, a disc golf league for women, five years ago.
January 17, 2023
U-M adopts workplace values for Ann Arbor campus, Michigan Medicine
U-M is adopting a new set of workplace values to be exemplified for faculty and staff across the Ann Arbor campus and Michigan Medicine: integrity, respect, inclusion, equity, diversity and innovation.
January 5, 2023
Michigan Medicine Blood Bank recently opens in new space
The Michigan Medicine Blood Bank recently opened in a new facility that took six years to plan. It replaces a cramped 36-year-old space just next door in University Hospital.
December 14, 2022
Center takes multidisciplinary approach to studying psychedelics
The Michigan Psychedelic Center, a new center launched earlier this year, aims to advance multidisciplinary education, research, patient care and community engagement related to psychedelics.
December 8, 2022
New hospital to be named for D. Dan and Betty Kahn
Celebrating one of the largest gifts ever to Michigan Medicine — $50 million — the health system will name its new hospital for longtime philanthropists D. Dan and Betty Kahn.