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U-M Team Receives Award for Interprofessional Education Foundations Experience

October 1, 2019

“This award reflects the quality of University of Michigan faculty who are involved in our interprofessional education (IPE) efforts,” said Frank Ascione, Director of the Michigan Center for IPE, who nominated the 11-member U-M IPE Foundations Experience Team for the 2019 Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center (MIPERC) Demonstration Model Award. “It also symbolizes our emphasis on innovative solutions to teaching IPE principles to our large and diverse group of health science students," he said. UM-Flint Associate Professor Laura Smith, PhD, DPT, is the lead faculty member of IPE foundational programs at U-M. The rest of the award-winning team,…

Gastroenterology Update: A Case-Based Approach to Common GI Problems

September 30, 2019

Description The 2019 Gastroenterology Update will shed new light on developments within the Gastroenterology discipline. Experts in their fields will provide case-based lectures on specific diseases, disorders, and procedures. Target Audience…

John O.L. DeLancey, M.D., Named 39th President of the American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society

September 27, 2019

John O.L. DeLancey, M.D., was named the 39th president of the American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society (AGOS) at its national meeting in Chicago, Sept. 13-14. AGOS advances the health of women…

Employee Artist Reception & Awards Ceremony, Wednesday, Oct 30 from 11:45am-1:00pm

September 25, 2019

Join us at the Artist Reception and Awards Ceremony for the Michigan Medicine Employee Art Exhibition. All Michigan Medicine faculty, staff, families, students and volunteers are cordially invited, and refreshments will…

Julie Wash – Congratulations on 40 years of Service!

September 23, 2019

Join us in celebrating Julie's 40 years of service. Julie began her U-M career as a Unit Clerk on 7W in 1979.  She has also worked in CSR, 6D CCMU and is now currently working as an Administrative Assistant Senior in the Nursing Information Services department Thanks Julie for making the Michigan Difference everyday and being one of Michigan Wolverine's biggest fans.  We appreciate your hard work and value your friendship.

Sarah Scollon, M.S., C.G.C., named Genetic Counseling Program 2019 Diane Baker Alumni Award Winner

September 10, 2019

On behalf of the University of Michigan Genetic Counseling Program, we are excited to announce that Sarah Scollon is the 10th recipient of the Diane Baker Alumni Award. The annual Diane…

Reshma Jagsi, M.D., D.Phil., receives AAMC Group on Women in Medicine and Science Leadership Award

September 5, 2019

Reshma Jagsi, M.D., D.Phil., is the recipient of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Group on Women in Medicine and Science Leadership Award. The awards are presented annually to the…

Dr. Charles N. Ellis Retirement Reception

August 23, 2019

A retirement reception honoring Charles N. Ellis, MD will be held on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 from 12:30pm to 2:30pm in the Towsley Center Lobby. Please join us in celebrating Dr.…

Ambulatory Care service lines complete successful BCBSM survey

August 23, 2019

Congratulations to otolaryngology and pulmonary for recently completing successful survey visits with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM) for the Patient-Centered Medical Home and Neighborhood (PCMH-N) program!  Each year, BCBSM randomly selects 1-2 Michigan Medicine primary care (Medical Home) and 3-4 specialty (Neighborhood) sites to participate in this survey process. The sites spend significant time preparing for these visits. The PCMH philosophy is built on 13 initiatives. Each initiative focuses on a domain of function and a set of defined capabilities/standards that will enable the site to achieve the vision for that domain of function. The sites are required to…