Health & Medicine

  1. October 6, 2014

    REMINDER: Flu shot clinics run through this month

    U-M faculty and staff covered under a university health plan can receive their flu vaccination on campus without paying an out-of-pocket fee.

  2. September 29, 2014

    Let the sunshine in: Understanding new data on industry and health care

    On Tuesday a new federal website will launch, giving the public access to information on financial relationships between drug and medical device companies and medical providers or teaching hospitals.

  3. September 18, 2014

    U-M Health System plans operating room expansion

    The U-M Health System will renovate its surgical suites to create four new operating rooms in University Hospital.

  4. September 16, 2014

    Center announces new grant awards for drug discovery research

    The Center for the Discovery of New Medicines has awarded its third round of grants, providing funding to eight projects from labs across U-M.

  5. September 5, 2014

    Experts explore how to rescue U.S. biomedical research enterprise

    Systemic flaws in the way biomedical research is conducted in the United States have created a “creeping malaise in the midst of the bounty of discovery and success.”

  6. September 2, 2014

    Symposium: Sustaining the biomedical research enterprise

    Inauguration day will begin with a symposium marking what is being described as one of the most hopeful and exciting times in biomedical discovery.

  7. August 25, 2014

    Join MHealthy Wellness Weeks on Facebook, Twitter

    Beginning this week MHealthy wellness experts take to Twitter and Facebook with a new series of themed Wellness Weeks.

  8. August 21, 2014

    FDA approves U-M invented drug for Gaucher disease

    Cerdelga, a treatment for Gaucher disease type 1 licensed by U-M to Genzyme Corp., has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

  9. July 28, 2014

    Event explores participatory design to tackle health care needs

    Modeled after the Maker Faire movement that is increasing in popularity, the idea behind the upcoming We Make Health Fest is to bring together those who have an idea for how to use technology to advance health care with the people who know the nuts and bolts of how to create it.

  10. July 17, 2014

    Medical School expands research, initiatives for learning at all levels

    The Medical School is expanding and refocusing its department that studies learning as an emerging academic field, and has a new chairperson to lead it.