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Break Free from Pelvic Floor Disorders: Web Chat

November 19, 2018

Join our nationally recognized urogynecology experts for an online Q&A session. Our board-certified physicians will answer questions about basic bladder and pelvic health, common problems and treatment options. Gain the knowledge and confidence you need to take action and improve your pelvic health. Visit uofmhealth.org/onlinechats for more information and to register.  

Dr. Fred Finkelman (Univ of Cincinnati/Tel Aviv) Presents Immunology Research Seminar

November 19, 2018

Dr. Fred Finkelman, MD, McDonald Professor of Internal Medicine (Emeritus), Adjunct Professor of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center; Adjunct Professor of Microbiology And Immunology, Tel Aviv University, will be presenting an Immunology research seminar, “Rapid, Safe Suppression of IgE-Mediated Disease with Monovalent Anti-Fc Epsilon RI alpha Monoclonal Antibody” at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, Nov. 28 in 5330 Medical Science I Building.

Schwartz Rounds: Human trafficking: supporting vulnerable populations

November 19, 2018

Come join us for this month's Schwartz Center Rounds for Compassionate Care, entitled "Human trafficking: supporting vulnerable populations." Three panelists will discuss personal experiences, followed by a lively discussion. This session is approved for CME, Nurse CE, and Social Work CEU and specifically meets criteria for human trafficking education. Lunch is available.

Frontier Seminar Series: Advances in Stroke Research

November 12, 2018

Throughout Michigan Medicine, there are remarkable stories of discoveries and achievements in basic science, clinical, and translational research. The Frontier Seminar Series provides a platform for storytelling and sharing your important work. The next seminar in the series will be held Monday, November 19, at noon at Kahn Auditorium in the Biomedical Science Research Building. The event will feature Will Meurer, MD; Anuska.Andjelkovic-Zochowski, MD, PhD; and Dan Lawrence, PhD presenting advances in stroke research. The seminar will be followed by a catered reception. Register here: https://splashthat.com/sites/view/umfrontierseminars.splashthat.com

Patient Experience Learning Forum: Cultivating Connections

October 25, 2018

The November Patient Experience Learning Forum will feature exercise physiologists Diane Perry and Carolyn Palka, and patient advisor Sandy Schick. The speakers will offer their perspectives on how the Cardiac Rehabilitation program has engaged patient perspectives – and former patients! – to improve the care and experience for new patients, and build meaningful connections between their patients. We hope you’ll attend to gather ideas for how you can implement these practices in your own work! Social Work and Nursing CEs available. No registration is required.

Identification and Management of Essential Tremor

October 8, 2018

This program is part of a series of outreach meetings for Primary Care, Family Medicine and Neurology physicians and their advanced practice providers. You will be presented with up-to-date guidelines for diagnosis and management of Essential Tremor. Presented by: Kelvin Chou, MD Professor, Neurology, Faculty Co-Planner Parag Patil, MD, PhD Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery, Faculty Co-Planner Karin Muraszko, MD Professor, Neurological Surgery, Faculty Planner Course Objectives: Upon completing this course, the participants will be able to: • Educate patients on the latest information regarding the diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of essential tremor. • Utilize current standards of optimal medical management…

Reducing Dose in X-ray CT by Fast Optimization Algorithms and Machine Learning

October 8, 2018

Jeff Fessler, PhD University of Michigan, EECS