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Friends Gift Shop Contemporary Fashion Sale

July 1, 2019

The Friends Gift Shop will be sponsoring a Contemporary Fashion event in the Towsley Lobby. Come shop the latest trends in fashion apparel, name-brand handbags, fragrances, watches, and electronics!! Cash, Credit Card, and Payroll Deduction (for those in our data base) are accepted. The proceeds for the sale go back to the hospital and community to help fund programs and grants in need.

Friends Gift Shops Contemporary Fashion Sale

July 1, 2019

The Friends Gift Shop will be sponsoring a Contemporary Fashion event in the Towsley Lobby. Come shop the latest trends in fashion apparel, name-brand handbags, fragrances, watches, and electronics!! Cash, Credit Card, and Payroll Deduction (for those in our data base) are accepted. The proceeds for the sale go back to the hospital and community to help fund programs and grants in need.

Rose Run 5k Run/Walk & Kids’ 1k Fun Run

June 26, 2019

The 11th Annual Run/Walk in Petersburg, MI  will kick off Community Day. Over $100k has been raised in memory of Rose Marie Hunt. Rose was a Petersburg native who lost her battle with breast cancer in 2009 at the age of 54. All proceeds from this event will go to Metastatic Breast Cancer research at The Rogel Cancer Center at The University of Michigan.  Dr. Merajver is making great advancements in metastatic breast cancer and we are happy to support her, along with her amazing team of researchers. www.theroserun.com 

Learn How to Manage Your Michigan Research Experts Profile

June 25, 2019

Michigan Research Experts is a searchable database of research expertise across the University of Michigan, developed by the Medical School Office of Research and custom-tailored for our research community to foster collaboration on campus and around the world. Your profile is auto-populated by various electronic records, but it’s also easy to customize your listing. Attend this edit-a-thon to learn how to manage your Michigan Research Experts profile. We’ll share information about the platform at the top of each hour, and we’ll be on hand to answer any questions and help you curate your profile. This is a drop-in session, so…

Schwartz Rounds: “Leaving AMA: when patients disagree with our plan of care”

June 24, 2019

Come join us for this month's Schwartz Center Rounds for Compassionate Care, entitled "Leaving AMA: when patients disagree with our plan of care." 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.

Interdisciplinary Management of the Voice and Airway

June 24, 2019

Join us for a two-day conference featuring lectures, workshops and breakout sessions with hands-on training in therapeutic management of voice, chronic cough, and upper airway disorders. Participants will have expert Speech-Language Pathologists, Laryngologists and a panel of MD specialists guide them through multidisciplinary considerations for the most comprehensive care of this patient population. Keynote speaker: Julie Barkmeier-Kraemer, PhD, CCC-SLP University of Utah More information>>

32nd Annual Update in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

June 19, 2019

Who Should Attend? This course will benefit hospitalists and general internists, family physicians, pulmonologists, intensivists, physicians-in-training, and allied health professionals who care for patients with pulmonary diseases. Health providers who venture into the critical care setting will find this course increases their clinical acumen in these domains. Course Objectives At the conclusion of this seminar, participants will be able to: • understand implications of e-cigarette use. • describe recent advances in the field of sleep medicine. • thoroughly evaluate perioperative risks for patients with underlying pulmonary disease. • identify indications for non-invasive ventilation for chronic respiratory failure. • understand appropriate…

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

June 19, 2019

This course will be of interest to primary care physicians, general practitioners, internists, practicing gastroenterologists, and GI fellows and residents. Physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners providing primary care for gastrointestinal disorders are also encouraged to participate. At the conclusion of the conference, participants will be able to understand and/or implement: • the role of diet in IBD maintenance and treatment. • the state of the art of endoscopic evaluation and treatment options for suspected small bowel bleeding and other small bowel pathology. • the latest developments in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic hepatitis B. • therapy of pelvic…

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!