Health & Medicine

  1. April 18, 2022

    Many adults haven’t taken steps to facilitate ‘aging in place’

    A new U-M poll shows that while most Americans over 50 want to keep living in their current homes for as long as possible, many haven’t planned or prepared for “aging in place.”

  2. April 18, 2022

    Mortenson named chief mental health officer in Student Life

    Student Life has appointed Lindsey Mortenson, currently the acting executive director and medical director for University Health Service, as the campus’ inaugural chief mental health officer.

  3. April 5, 2022

    $1M gift supports Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program

    A $1 million gift from Raymond and Jane Cracchiolo will help researchers at the Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program study bipolar disorder and provide hope to the many people living with it.

  4. April 1, 2022

    Registration open for U-M neuroscience conference

    Registration is open for the 2022 Michigan Neuroscience Institute Neuroscience Conference on May 5-6, along with the Neuroscience Graduate Program’s 50th anniversary celebration. 

  5. March 30, 2022

    Alcohol users drank more often early in pandemic

    A new U-M study shows that the frequency of drinking went up among those who used alcohol, even though the overall prevalence of drinking went down during the early months of the pandemic.

  6. March 23, 2022

    College of Pharmacy plans Safe Medication Disposal Event

    The College of Pharmacy will host a Safe Medication Disposal Event from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. March 29 at two locations on the Central and Medical campuses.

  7. March 21, 2022

    Medical students learn residency locations at Match Day

    The annual Match Day ceremony March 18 saw 157 U-M medical students learn where they will complete their residency training, the next phase of their journey toward becoming physicians.

  8. March 16, 2022

    Symposium on March 25 to explore future of RNA therapeutics

    Following the success of mRNA vaccines against the coronavirus that causes COVID-19, the U-M Center for RNA Biomedicine’s annual symposium will explore what other applications might result from RNA research.

  9. March 9, 2022

    University to drop mask mandate for most indoor spaces March 14

    U-M will make masking optional starting March 14 for most indoor spaces on campus, including offices, residence halls and athletic events. Masks will remain required in classrooms, buses and some other areas.

  10. March 9, 2022

    Michigan Drug Discovery aids new projects to treat obesity, cancer

    Michigan Drug Discovery will support four early-stage drug discovery projects to aid work in the Life Sciences Institute’s Center for Chemical Genomics and Natural Products Discovery Core.