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Virtual Research Town Hall

April 8, 2020

The entire biomedical research community is invited to a virtual Research Town Hall, which will feature updates on the entire U-M research enterprise from Dr. Rebecca Cunningham, Dr. Steven Kunkel, and other U-M research leadership. The novel coronavirus has impacted nearly every aspect of the U-M research enterprise, from grants administration and human subjects research to laboratory safety. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to participate in the town hall so they can determine how to best manage their on-campus and remote research and scholarship amid COVID-19. Members of the research community are encouraged to CLICK HERE to submit questions prior…

CANCELED – $7.00 Sale sponsored by the Friends Gift Shops

March 11, 2020

Due to the recent coronavirus outbreak in Michigan, the $7.00 Sale has been canceled. We will try to reschedule it at a later date.

CANCELED – $7.00 Sale sponsored by the Friends Gift Shops

March 11, 2020

Due to the recent coronavirus outbreak in Michigan, the $7.00 Sale has been canceled. We will try to reschedule it at a later date.

HIV/AIDS Treatment Program Hosts Long-Term Survivors Celebration

March 5, 2020

On March 3rd, 2020, the HIV/AIDS Treatment Program (HATP)'s social work team hosted a celebration for long term survivors of HIV/AIDS. Having lost tens and even hundreds of friends and family members during the AIDS crisis (1980s and 90s) is a shared experience for many survivors, and as a result, many people live with residual grief, guilt, and even PTSD. Recognizing that events targeting long term survivors often center on remembrance, HATP social work wanted to provide an opportunity for long term survivors to celebrate survival, how far HIV care has come, and connect with others with similar experiences. The…

$7.00 Sale sponsored by the Friends Gift Shops

February 19, 2020

The Friends Gift Shops will once again be sponsoring the $7.00 Sale on Monday, March 16 and Tuesday, March 17 in the Towsley Lobby. The sale runs from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day. Exciting new merchandise, 100's of new items such as Michigan ball caps, ladies beach cover ups, socks, and great Easter basket ideas at $7.00.  Additional specials at incredible prices. Cash, credit card, and payroll deduction (for those in our data base) will be accepted. All proceeds from the sale go back to the hospital and community to help fund programs and grants in need.

$7.00 Sale sponsored by the Friends Gift Shops

February 19, 2020

The Friends Gift Shops will once again be sponsoring the $7.00 Sale on Monday, March 16 and Tuesday, March 17 in the Towsley Lobby. The sale runs from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day. Exciting new merchandise, 100's of new items such as Michigan ball caps, ladies beach cover ups, socks, and great Easter basket ideas at $7.00.  Additional specials at incredible prices. Cash, credit card, and payroll deduction (for those in our data base) will be accepted. All proceeds from the sale go back to the hospital and community to help fund programs and grants in need.

My Aching Back! The Aging Spine and Spinal Stenosis

February 13, 2020

Dr. Rakesh Patel and Dr. Ilyas Aleem from the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery will discuss the latest information on spinal stenosis and the variety of treatment options, from non-surgical to surgical, available to patients. Everyone is invited to join for an evening dedicated to helping your aching back.  The event is Free, but registration is required. Register Today at www.michmed.org/kvN1n  

35th Annual University of Michigan Center for Gastrointestinal Research Retreat (Mar 14)

February 11, 2020

The University of Michigan Center for Gastrointestinal Research invites you to our 35th Annual Retreat, Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. The retreat will be held at the Biomedical Science Research Building, inside the atrium and Kahn Auditorium. This year’s honored Yamada Lectureship speaker is Gary D. Wu, M.D., Ferdinand G. Weisbrod Professor in Gastroenterology Director, Penn Center for Nutritional Science & Medicine, Co-Director PennCHOP Microbiome Program, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania.   His Yamada Lectureship presentation title is “Lessons Learned from Interventional Studies on Diet and the Human Gut Microbiome”. We are pleased to announce that Drs.…

Hacks with Friends 2020

February 10, 2020

Register today to participate in Hacks with Friends (HWF) – a fun-filled event where you have two days to break out of your normal routine, form a team, build a project (or hack) from scratch, and show it off in a competition. Sponsored by the U-M Office of the Vice President for IT and CIO, Hacks with Friends is open to any and all IT and technology professionals and advocates who work at the university, regardless of role. Project managers, analysts, developers, UX designers, documentation specialists, designers, security specialists, trainers, desktop support specialists, cheerleaders or whoever else you are… We…