September 17, 2019

Health & Medicine

  1. February 22, 2019

    Doctors report gaps in knowledge of cancer treatment options

    The idea of team-based cancer care most often focuses on involving primary care physicians in the care of cancer survivors. But research has shown patients are discussing initial cancer treatment options with their primary care doctors.

  2. February 11, 2019

    Medical School associate professor helps those who lose babies

    For almost two decades, Irv Leon has channeled his own early experiences to help those who have endured reproductive loss learn how to grieve and heal.

  3. January 31, 2019

    CHRT 2019 Policy Fellowships now underway

    The Center for Health and Research Transformation at U-M has begun its 2019 Policy Fellowships, which match researchers and policymakers in a four-month series of seminars and experiential learning.

  4. January 23, 2019

    U-M in blood donation competition with four other schools

    The university’s new winter semester blood drive competition, We Challenge You!, is underway for faculty, staff and students, and runs through Feb. 27.

  5. January 14, 2019

    Jacquelyn Taylor to deliver Health Sciences Lecture

    Jacquelyn Taylor, a New York University professor who studies factors contributing to health disparities, will deliver the 29th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Health Sciences Lecture.

  6. January 11, 2019

    Some nose, throat bacteria make it less likely to get flu

    Imagine taking a pill that would help you stave off the flu and potentially prevent secondary infections like pneumonia. Researchers at the University of Michigan hope they’ve taken the first step in a long road to make this a reality after they identified a cluster of nose and throat bacteria that made their hosts less likely to get the flu.

  7. December 6, 2018

    Center for Discovery of New Medicines now Michigan Drug Discovery

    In a reflection of the changing landscape for academic drug discovery at U-M, the Center for the Discovery of New Medicines will now be known as Michigan Drug Discovery.

  8. December 6, 2018

    U-M continues planning for potential new adult inpatient hospital

    Michigan Medicine will continue design and preconstruction planning for a potential new adult inpatient facility in Ann Arbor, following action by the Board of Regents.

  9. December 6, 2018

    CDC to model U-M Medical Group hypertension program

    High blood pressure causes a slew of health problems, and physicians, pharmacists and researchers are always seeking new ways to control it.

  10. December 4, 2018

    Coulter Program seeks 2019 proposals for medical innovations

    The U-M Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program is announcing its 2019 call for proposals. The submission deadline is Feb. 4.