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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…

2020 Great Minds, Greater Discoveries Kickoff Event

January 29, 2020

Join Steven Kunkel, Ph.D., Executive Vice Dean for Research, and Chief Scientific Officer, for the kickoff of Michigan Medicine’s new strategic research plan, "Great Minds, Greater Discoveries." Learn more about the strategies behind this multi-year effort, and the potential role YOU might play! Dr. Kunkel's presentation will be followed by a networking reception in the BSRB Atrium. Get more info. RSVP!

Live Stream Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Symposium in Danto Auditorium

January 10, 2020

The (Mis)Education of US University of Michigan Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Symposium Monday, January 20 10:00-11:30a Live Stream in the Danto Auditorium Featuring Keynote Speaker: Angela Davis

2020 Social Worker of the Year Awards

January 10, 2020

2020 Social Worker of the Year Awards   Nomination Deadline: Friday, January 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM   Each year we recognize excellence in social work practice for social workers at the master’s level (MSW) and bachelor’s level (BSW) and we are looking to you to nominate social workers for this year’s awards.   The 17th Annual Beverly Jean Howard Award for Excellence in Social Work This award recognizes excellence in social work practice at the MSW level and is given in the name of a beloved colleague who died in September of 2002. Beverly taught us that leadership, friendship,…

2020 Social Worker of the Year Awards-Nomination

January 9, 2020

2020 Social Worker of the Year Awards Nomination Deadline: Friday, January 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM Each year we recognize excellence in social work practice for social workers at the master’s level (MSW) and bachelor’s level (BSW) and we are looking to you to nominate social workers for this year’s awards. The 17th Annual Beverly Jean Howard Award for Excellence in Social Work This award recognizes excellence in social work practice at the MSW level and is given in the name of a beloved colleague who died in September of 2002. Beverly taught us that leadership, friendship, and mentor-ship go…

Biorhythms – Winter

January 7, 2020

Biorhythms is a medical student-run performance group that holds biannual shows on the University of Michigan campus.  Biorhythms welcomes all levels of participants, from beginners to advanced artists who have studied dance or music for years.  Past performances have included forms of dance from around the world, vocal performances, and instrumental pieces. Choreographers and band leaders meet with their groups once per week throughout each semester and the entire group assembles the week of the show for rehearsals. Biorhythms Sunday, January 19, 2020 Lydia Mendelssohn Theater 7 pm, doors open at 6:30 pm. Tickets-$7 pre-sale - $10 at the door. email…

DEI Symposium: Transforming Culture

December 11, 2019

The Office for Health Equity and Inclusion will host it's 4th annual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion symposium April 30, 2020, in the NCRC Dining Hall. The theme of this year's symposium is Transforming Culture.

YOU’RE INVITED: HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING AND CALENDAR SIGNING PARTY AT MOTT

December 3, 2019

Join colleagues, patients and families at Mott on Thursday, Dec. 5 for the annual holiday tree lighting ceremony, followed by the 2020 Little Victors calendar signing party. Starting at 2:40 p.m. in the main lobby, there will be music by the Grosse Ile Quintet. At 3:30 p.m., everyone will gather around for the official tree lighting ceremony. At 4 p.m., in the Getaway and Play Café, many of the children featured in the 2020 Little Victors calendar will be on hand for a special autograph session. Calendars will be available for purchase ($5 each; cash, check or credit card), along…

Camille Mrozowski Award for Service Excellence in Research – Awardee Reception for Melissa Schon

November 4, 2019

All research staff and faculty are welcome to attend the award ceremony and reception celebrating the 2019 recipient, Melissa Schon, and remembering Camille Mrozowski. The annual Camille Mrozowksi Award for Service Excellence in Research was established to honor a beloved colleague who embodied optimism, compassion, enthusiasm and a special care taken in her support of the Medical School’s research mission. Melissa Schon is a Senior Pre-Awards Grant Specialist for the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  This award recognizes her exceptional job performance, her deep commitment to the success of the research mission and the goals of the ObGyn faculty as…