May 24, 2020

sexual misconduct

  1. April 28, 2020

    University will create process for resolving Anderson claims

    U-M will develop a process outside the court system to address claims of sexual misconduct brought forward by former patients of the late physician Robert E. Anderson. The goal is “more certain, faster relief” for those who have come forward.

  2. April 7, 2020

    U-M contacting former student-athletes in Anderson case

    U-M is reaching out to thousands of former student-athletes who may have been patients of the late team physician Robert E. Anderson, asking them to talk with independent investigators.

  3. March 26, 2020

    U-M dismisses David Daniels from SMTD faculty

    David Daniels has been dismissed from his role as professor of voice in the School of Music, Theatre & Dance. He had been on administrative leave since August 2018 following public allegations of sexual misconduct.

  4. March 24, 2020

    U-M hires WilmerHale to handle Robert E. Anderson investigation

    The WilmerHale law firm will take over the independent investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct regarding the late Robert E. Anderson, who worked as a physician for U-M from the 1960s to 2003.

  5. March 11, 2020

    Philbert removed as provost; Collins to be recommended as interim

    Martin A. Philbert has been removed as executive vice president for academic affairs and provost at U-M. President Mark Schlissel said he will recommend the Board of Regents appoint Acting Provost Susan M. Collins as interim provost.

  6. March 6, 2020

    New statement regarding reports of misconduct by Robert E. Anderson

    The Board of Regents and President Mark Schlissel say they are “profoundly grateful to our courageous alumni who have stepped forward to hold our University accountable” in the sexual misconduct case of the late U-M physician Robert E. Anderson.

  7. March 5, 2020

    University to provide confidential counseling

    U-M will offer free, confidential counseling to individuals affected by sexual misconduct by the late U-M physician Robert E. Anderson, and to individuals affected by the alleged misconduct of Provost Martin Philbert.

  8. February 25, 2020

    University issues update regarding sexual misconduct reports

    President Mark Schlissel and the Board of Regents promise U-M will undertake “an unflinching review of the facts — wherever they may lead” regarding allegations of sexual abuse reported by patients of the late U-M physician Robert E. Anderson.

  9. February 20, 2020

    Schlissel apologizes for late U-M physician’s misconduct

    President Mark Schlissel apologized on behalf of U-M to those harmed by late U-M physician Robert E. Anderson, who has been accused of sexual misconduct dating back to the 1970s.

  10. February 19, 2020

    Patients of late U-M campus physician asked to call hotline

    The university is asking any former patients of the late U-M physician Robert E. Anderson who believe they were subjected to sexual misconduct during a medical exam to contact a dedicated call center.