October 28, 2020

Health & Medicine

  1. October 29, 2014

    UMHS earns sixth straight ‘A’ on national patient-safety report card

    For the sixth time in a row, the U-M Health System’s patient care has earned a top grade on a national report card for patient safety issued by the Leapfrog Group.

  2. October 27, 2014

    U-M, MSU partner to help students learn genomics and evolution

    Building on a previous program involving the U-M schools of Public Health and Education, Michigan State University will partner with U-M and others to create learning materials about genomics and evolution for the nation’s middle school students and their local communities.

  3. October 23, 2014

    Program helps employees maintain weight into the New Year

    MHealthy is offering “Move, Lose & Maintain,” an eight-week healthy lifestyle program designed to keep employees moving and eating smarter into the New Year.

  4. October 22, 2014

    Chemist receives $2M grant to map disease-causing ‘free radical’ damage

    Brent Martin, the William R. Roush Assistant Professor of Chemistry, has received a $2.2 million Director’s New Innovator grant award from the National Institutes of Health.

  5. October 21, 2014

    New course promotes breaking down silos to optimize patient care

    Health professions schools at U-M are taking a unique approach to educating future clinicians with an innovative course titled Team-Based Clinical Decision Making.

  6. October 20, 2014

    $10M gift to U-M supports patient access to cardiovascular care

    A $10 million bequest will fund creation of the Ken and Jeanne Levy-Church Fund to Improve Cardiovascular Access at the U-M Health System. 

  7. October 20, 2014

    Six from U-M faculty elected to prestigious Institute of Medicine

    U-M experts in genetic and statistical analysis, Lou Gehrig’s disease, head and neck cancer, health policy and nursing are among the new members of the Institute of Medicine.

  8. October 20, 2014

    Campus prepares in event of an Ebola virus case at U-M

    Following months of evaluation and preventative measures, the university is prepared to deal with the Ebola virus should it arise within the campus community or U-M Health System.

  9. October 13, 2014

    Learn to cook healthier at MHealthy’s free chef demo Wednesday

    MHealthy will hold an Eat Smarter Chef Demonstration from noon-1 p.m. Wednesday at the Rogel Ballroom in the Michigan Union.

  10. October 9, 2014

    Faculty panel will examine ways to leverage U-M excellence in biosciences

    As part of an effort to “make our strength greater than the sum of our many excellent parts,” President Mark S. Schlissel will convene a panel of U-M faculty members to focus on the biological sciences.