January 20, 2021

Health & Medicine

  1. November 9, 2020

    Challenge to Affordable Care Act threatens women’s health care

    The Affordable Care Act has improved women’s reproductive health care, but a looming legal challenge threatens those gains. Ruth Zielinski, clinical professor of nursing, and Nicholas Bagley, professor of law, discuss the challenge.

  2. November 9, 2020

    What’s at stake in the Supreme Court’s ACA case?

    Lawyers will argue whether the Supreme Court should overturn or uphold the Affordable Care Act, in a case that matters to nearly every American, says a U-M primary care physician and researcher.

  3. November 3, 2020

    Michigan Medicine announces faculty, staff benefits changes

    Michigan Medicine’s comeback from pandemic-related financial losses is allowing the organization to reinvest in its people and roll back targeted Economic Recovery Plan reductions.

  4. November 3, 2020

    U-M leaders remind students to remain vigilant against coronavirus

    While the number of COVID-19 cases among U-M students has declined significantly over the past two weeks, people still need to take precautions to control the coronavirus’ spread, university officials say.

  5. October 29, 2020

    Study shows mood, sleep issues for health care workers

    A new survey of more than 800 health care workers by Michigan Medicine researchers finds reason to increase support for front-line employees as the pandemic continues.

  6. October 28, 2020

    University provides additional clarity on COVID-19 dashboard

    U-M has added more test results to its COVID-19 dashboard and provided further clarity around who has been tested, part of a continued effort to enhance data tracking related to COVID-19 within the university community.

  7. October 23, 2020

    Give blood, save a life during U-M donor event

    Blood donations are much needed during the pandemic, they are part of this year’s “Be a Hero at the Big House” event, which has moved to two Ann Arbor locations Nov. 1.

  8. October 21, 2020

    Projects awarded $3.3 million by Frankel Innovation Initiative

    Fast Forward Medical Innovation, a unit of the Medical School Office of Research, has awarded a combined $3.3 million in funding to four biomedical research projects.

  9. October 20, 2020

    More undergrad courses going online after stay-in-place order

    U-M will shift more of its undergraduate classes to fully remote instruction for the remainder of the fall semester after Washtenaw County issued a 14-day stay-in-place order for undergraduate students.

  10. October 19, 2020

    Five faculty members elected to National Academy of Medicine

    Five U-M professors have been elected to the National Academy of Medicine, the highest honorary society in the United States for researchers in medicine and health.