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Children’s Mental Health Awareness

June 12, 2019

Staff from the 8E Nyman Family Unit for Child & Adolescent Mental Health and Wellness (8CAP) will be hosting an event to help raise awareness for children's mental health. Patients, family and staff are welcome to join us in conversation and learning regarding mental health. We will be teaching participants how to create crisis kits, discussing crisis and safety planning, and will have resources available for those who would like more education, who are struggling with their mental health or who knows of someone who is. All are invited to stop in, even if for just a few minutes to say hello!

Run for the Little Victors

June 5, 2019

Support of C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital by participating in the Detroit Free Press/TCF Bank Marathon, October 19 – 20. You may register for any distance, 1 mile to 26.2 miles. The registration form will ask if you would like to run for a charity; make sure to choose C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital. The dollars you raise will support various programs at Mott including Pediatric Cancer Research, Music Therapy, Therapeutic Gaming and Digital Technology, Pediatric Cardiology, and the Mott Annual Fund. Raise a minimum of $100 to receive a Mott T-shirt. Join the team and Run for the Little Victors!

Evan Newport HOPE & JOY Awards Ceremony

May 31, 2019

Join us for the annual ceremony honoring the finalists and winners of the Evan Newport HOPE and JOY Awards, celebrating the ongoing and innovative practices and initiatives that are improving the patient and family experience at Michigan Medicine. The Evan Newport HOPE and JOY Awards were established to formally recognize the ongoing patient and family centered care practices and initiatives that are happening each day within Michigan Medicine. For more information about the Evan Newport HOPE and JOY Awards, visit our website or email patient-experience@med.umich.edu.

Schwartz Rounds: Caught in the moment: bystander response to offensive behavior

May 28, 2019

Come join us for this month's Schwartz Center Rounds for Compassionate Care, entitled "Caught in the moment: bystander response to offensive behavior." Panelists will discuss personal experiences, followed by a lively discussion. This session is eligible for CME, Nurse CE, and Social Work CEU. Lunch is available.

Schwartz Rounds: “Caught in the moment: bystander response to offensive behavior”

May 16, 2019

Come join us for this month's Schwartz Center Rounds for Compassionate Care, entitled "Caught in the moment: bystander response to offensive behavior." Panelists will discuss personal experiences, followed by a lively discussion. This session is eligible for CME, Nurse CE, and Social Work CEU. Lunch is available.

Butterfly Release

May 10, 2019

Take a few minutes out of your busy schedule to play with butterflies! See the Monarch's fly for the first time this season. This event is open to everyone in the Michigan Medicine Community.

Free Skin Cancer Screening on May 18, 2019

May 8, 2019

Check it out! Free Skin Cancer Screening Michigan Medicine Dermatology is hosting a Free Skin Cancer Screening Clinic on Saturday, May 18, 2019, 9:00am – 12:00pm at the Mohs/Cutaneous Surgery and Oncology Clinic on Level 1 of the Rogel Cancer Center. Appointments are required, please call 734-936-4068 (Monday-Friday, 7:00am-4:00pm). Based upon availability, appointments will be taken through Wednesday, May 15th. May is Melanoma Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month! Skin cancer warning signs include changes in size, shape or color of a mole or other skin lesion, the appearance of a new growth on the skin, or a sore that doesn't heal. If you notice…

The Power of Peace: Every Wednesday

May 8, 2019

Weekly Meditative Sessions with Kamau Ayubbi, Chaplain   Want to learn to meditate? Develop a sense of peace? Already a practitioner?   Come and explore principles and practices of meditation focused upon mental, physical, and spiritual wellbeing.   Weekly Sessions include brief instruction, Q and A, and a 15 minute meditation.

The Woll Family Speaker Series on Health, Spirituality and Religion

May 1, 2019

"Working the mind-body: discomfort and the pragmatics of spirituality (in Thailand and the U.S.)." Speaker: Dr. Scott Stonington, MD, PhD – University of Michigan RSVP to rhafner@umich.edu by April 29.