August 23, 2019

Health & Medicine

  1. July 18, 2019

    School of Dentistry to host free Mouth Guard Clinic July 27

    The School of Dentistry’s annual free Mouth Guard Clinic will take place July 27 for athletes 5 and older who will participate in sports this fall and winter.

  2. July 8, 2019

    Health-minded employees sought for MHealthy Champions

    Now through Aug. 16, MHealthy is looking for staff and faculty to serve as MHealthy Champions, helping to support a culture of health within their area.

  3. July 1, 2019

    Jenna Wiens named new Precision Health co-director

    Precision Health at U-M has announced that Jenna Wiens, assistant professor of computer science and engineering in the College of Engineering, will become a co-director effective Sept. 1.

  4. June 20, 2019

    Michigan Medicine shares expected positive financial results for FY ’19

    Michigan Medicine is projecting an anticipated 3.8 percent operating margin — $178 million on forecasted operating revenues of $4.7 billion — for the end of the 2019 fiscal year.

  5. May 21, 2019

    Town hall to focus on integration of arts, humanities and STEMM

    A daylong town hall meeting is set for May 28 to discuss opportunities for arts integration on campus, one of similar gatherings across the country in recent months.

  6. May 17, 2019

    U-M among recipients of NIH grant to fund flu research

    A U-M researcher is part of an international team that has secured a $35 million, seven-year National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases grant to look into influenza.

  7. May 6, 2019

    Mental Health Month highlights resources, services, support

    Faculty and staff struggling with life’s challenges find help at U-M, where support is available year-round on all three campuses and at Michigan Medicine.

  8. April 15, 2019

    HPV rates up for women under 40, boosting cancer risk

    Human papillomavirus infection rates are increasing in women born after 1980 who did not receive the HPV vaccine — putting them at higher risk for HPV-related cancers, according to a U-M study.

  9. April 15, 2019

    U-M startup analyzes patient imaging files to aid treatment

    A U-M startup has figured out how to mine and analyze data from digital image files such as X-rays, MRIs and CT scans with technology that could pinpoint treatment choices for each patient.

  10. April 8, 2019

    U-M team triumphs in STAT Madness science competition

    A team of U-M scientists who have developed a treatment for the hearing condition tinnitus took home the title in the March Madness-style STAT Madness competition.