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Veteran and Military Services

November 8, 2020

The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor is proud to host the 2020 Veterans Week celebration. This annual event features a week of educational programming that celebrates the experiences and sacrifice of those who have served our country. This year we are proud to partner with the University of Michigan-Flint and University of Michigan-Dearborn for our Veterans Week Activities! All events are free and open to the university community and the general public unless otherwise noted. Please attend as many of these events as you can. https://events.umich.edu/group/1102    

Story of My Holiday

November 4, 2020

The Story of My Holiday is Moving Virtual! Come and share the story of how you celebrate a holiday or just learn about the stories of others. You’re welcome to “show and tell” a holiday item. Faculty, trainees, and staff are all welcome. RSVP Here: https://UMHS-OHEI.formstack.com/forms/story_of_my_holiday_dec_4_2020 A zoom link will be emailed to those who register. Facilitated by Dr. Katrina Foo, Instructor in Pediatrics, Medical School

2020 Election Community Conversation(s): Inform, Reflect, and Plan Facilitator: Michael Herrington

October 24, 2020

OHEI is now offering a re-formatted Community Conversations approach that is virtual. We feel that it is important to carve out space for dialogue, provide support for one another, promote self-care, and share valuable resources. It is important now, more than ever, for us to come together as a community. With Election Day quickly approaching, the Office for Health Equity and Inclusion is working hard to support civic engagement and resources to explore diversity of thought. We will be holding Community Conversations to provide space for dialogue. OHEI Events Michigan Medicine  

DEI Disability Resource Group Facilitator: Clarissa Love

October 24, 2020

OHEI is now offering a re-formatted Community Conversations approach that is virtual. We feel that it is important to carve out space for dialogue, provide support for one another, promote self-care, and share valuable resources. It is important now, more than ever, for us to come together as a community. The DEI Disability Resource Group is a voluntary, member-led group that catalyzes efforts to drive innovation and make the Michigan Medicine workplace culture more inclusive, engaged, productive, and aligned to support our strategic goals.  OHEI Events Michigan Medicine  

2020 Election Community Conversation(s): Inform, Reflect, and Plan Facilitator: Michael Herrington

October 24, 2020

OHEI is now offering a re-formatted Community Conversations approach that is virtual. We feel that it is important to carve out space for dialogue, provide support for one another, promote self-care, and share valuable resources. It is important now, more than ever, for us to come together as a community. With Election Day quickly approaching, the Office for Health Equity and Inclusion is working hard to support civic engagement and resources to explore diversity of thought. We will be holding Community Conversations to provide space for dialogue.  OHEI Events Michigan Medicine

Focus on Women Series: Breast Cancer

October 15, 2020

The Rogel Cancer Center Community Outreach and Engagement Team along with our Community Partners, invite you to join us for a virtual Focus on Women Series: Breast Cancer via Zoom with Michigan Medicine speakers. Topics and presenters are listed below. We hope you will join in and bring your questions. Presentation Topics Breast Cancer Screening Safely During COVID- Annette Joe, M.D. A Tale of Two Women: Disparities in Breast Cancer Genetics - Versha Pleasant, M.D. Zoom information sent after registration at:  https://focus_on_women_october_2020.eventbrite.com 

Black Voices Resource Group Meeting

October 14, 2020

The Michigan Medicine Black Voices Resource Group is an affinity group centered on the experiences and needs of black faculty, learners and staff at Michigan Medicine. The purpose of the group is to amplify black voices within the Michigan Medicine community by engaging in authentic dialogue and sharing experiences- from marginalization to elevation. We aim to utilize professional and social connections to leverage career development opportunities, enhance support systems, increase mentoring and foster shared learning. The institutional goal of the group is to increase awareness and knowledge among Michigan Medicine leadership, ultimately improving the health, well-being and work-life outcomes of…

Bedlam – Free Film Screening and Panel

October 12, 2020

The film is available for viewing from 5 p.m. on Oct. 19 until 7 p.m. on Oct. 21 at vimeo.com/showcase/mmbedlam. The password is MM0920. A panel discussion will take place via Zoom on Oct. 21 from 7:15 p.m. until 8:15 p.m. It will feature patient advisors, DPSS, Psychiatric Emergency Services and community health organizations. Click here to register. Those who register will be sent a Zoom link for the panel

Learning Forum – PX 101: What Matters Most to Patients and Families [Webinar]

October 8, 2020

Join the Office of Patient Experience for the launch of our new training: PX 101, to discuss what matters most to the patients and families we serve, reflect on how each of us impacts our patients, and reconnect with our purpose in caring for others. Registration Click this link to register for the webinar. Make sure you are using your @umich.edu email (not your @med.umich.edu) to register via Zoom. Presenters Nancy Kuemin, JD, Patient Experience Coach, Office of Patient Experience Kate Balzer, LMSW, Project Manager, Office of Patient Experience Accessibility Please let us know how we can ensure that this…