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Students reflect on their desire to pursue medicine

March 30, 2018

It’s National Doctor’s Day, a chance to celebrate many valuable members of the Michigan Medicine community. To commemorate the occasion, Headlines wanted to find out what drives doctors to enter the…

$150M gift will transform cancer research, care at U-M

March 29, 2018

Richard and Susan Rogel are on a mission to boost innovative cancer research…

Faculty, staff, students get inside look at new Central Biorepository

March 28, 2018

More than 85 students, faculty and staff visited the new home of the U-M Medical School's Central Biorepository (CBR) at the North Campus Research Complex (NCRC) on Tuesday, March 20. Teams from Bioinformatics Core, Fast Forward Medical Innovation, DNA Sequencing, Psychiatry Research, Surgery, U-M Animal Care & Use Program, Cardiac Surgery, Nephrology, Opthalmology, Internal Medicine, and more were able to get an inside look at the inner workings of the CBR laboratory and freezer facility during its open house celebration. Now in a centralized location…

Surgeon General emphasizes partnership, innovation in U-M visit

March 27, 2018

Medical and public health professionals must partner more effectively with law enforcement, public…

Gupta Family Hackathon spurs health communication innovation

March 27, 2018

On Friday afternoon, they were complete strangers. By Sunday afternoon, they had created 30 new solutions to real-world problems…

New U.S. News rankings for Medical School released

March 20, 2018

The U-M Medical School, School of Nursing and other graduate-level training programs continue to be recognized nationally in the U.S. News & World Report annual rankings. In new lists of America’s Best Graduate Schools released Tuesday, the Medical School ranked 15th among research-based medical schools and 7th for training primary care physicians. This year, U.S. News unveiled new medical school specialty rankings, and U-M performed well in both new and existing categories, landing in the top 13 in all seven: Anesthesiology: 6th Internal Medicine: 7th Obstetrics & Gynecology (formerly called Women’s Health): 4th Pediatrics: 13th Psychiatry: 13th Radiology: 9th Surgery: 6th The School of Nursing…

Match Madness: U-M medical students learn their fates

March 19, 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNEVcQMOFSY&feature=youtu.be With the tearing of an envelope, 162 U-M medical students found out their fate last Friday, along with tens of thousands of their peers nationwide. The dramatic moment came during…

Health care gaming app featured by Michigan Video Abstracts

March 16, 2018

With more than 30 different scenarios and mini-games, a full cast of odd characters to talk…

Michigan Medicine earns statewide patient safety award

March 14, 2018

Congratulations to Michigan Medicine, which has earned the 2018 Hospital Patient Safety Award for Excellence. The honor was awarded by the Economic Alliance for Michigan (EAM) and went to only eight hospitals statewide.The organizations were recognized for consistently achieving high marks in patient safety and quality of care. For instance, the hospitals must have received straight “A’s” from the Leapfrog Group in hospital safety for four consecutive grading terms.   Click here for more information on EAM and the 2018 patient safety awards.