Health & Medicine

  1. April 8, 2014

    AMA conference shines spotlight on Medical School education

    Dozens of leaders from top medical schools around the country, and from the American Medical Association, are gathering at U-M for a unique conference on medical education.

  2. March 31, 2014

    U-M, local leaders prepare for growing ‘zombie invasion’

    Last year, they took over the School of Public Health. This Saturday, zombies are expected to terrorize Washtenaw County during a unique disaster preparedness exercise.

  3. March 26, 2014

    Free meal at Monday MHealthy screening; walk-ins welcome

    MHealthy is offering free breakfast or lunch to benefits-eligible faculty and staff who attend the MHealthy Rewards wellness screening Monday at the Michigan League.

  4. March 24, 2014

    U-M health equity and inclusion group sparks national dialogue

    A group at U-M is hoping to catalyze a national conversation on health care equity and how it can be attained across all segments of U.S. society and the globe.

  5. March 24, 2014

    Lecture to discuss development of transhiatal esophagectomy

    Dr. Mark B. Orringer will discuss his alternative approach to the removal of the esophagus when he delivers his Distinguished University Professor lecture April 1.

  6. March 20, 2014

    Medical School alumnus will serve as interim head of health system

    Dr. Michael M.E. Johns, a Medical School graduate and former chancellor of Emory University, will serve as the university’s interim executive vice president for medical affairs starting June 2.

    • John Sullivan has been appointed as the university’s new treasurer.

    • Anthony W. England has been named dean of the UM-Dearborn College of Engineering and Computer Science.

  7. March 19, 2014

    U-M providers part of expanded Medicare improvement effort

    Physicians in the Medical School’s Faculty Group Practice and other U-M Health System health care providers have joined an organization to improve the health and health care of Michiganders covered by Medicare.

  8. March 10, 2014

    Key initiatives: U-M Health System growth

    The last decade under President Mary Sue Coleman’s leadership saw tremendous growth at the U-M Health System, which includes the Hospitals & Health Centers, the Medical School and other units.

  9. March 10, 2014

    Students tackle public health problems in SPH innovation competition

    Eleven student innovations involving public health will be narrowed to five for participation in Innovation in Action, a student competition on Friday.

  10. March 5, 2014

    School of Dentistry receives $2M grant for special care clinic

    The School of Dentistry will use a $2 million gift from the Delta Dental Foundation to provide dental and health care services at a clinic for special-needs patients.