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2015 Dean’s Awards: One week left to nominate deserving faculty

April 27, 2015

This is the final week for Medical School leaders and faculty to nominate their colleagues for the Dean’s Awards Program. Now in its 15th year, the program recognizes faculty who demonstrate…

2015 Dean’s Awards: Deadline to nominate deserving faculty is May 1

April 20, 2015

The deadline is approaching for Medical School leaders and faculty to nominate their colleagues for the Dean’s Awards Program. Now in its 15th year, the program recognizes faculty who demonstrate exceptional…

Cancer researcher named interim director of U-M Life Sciences Institute

April 17, 2015

Stephen J. Weiss, M.D., a medical researcher who has focused his efforts on understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying the ways in which cancer cells invade tissues and metastasize, will become interim…

U-M Health System launches $160M project to improve lab tests for patients in Michigan & beyond

April 17, 2015

Millions of times a year, teams at the University of Michigan Health System test samples of tissue, blood and other bodily fluids for patients of all ages. The results can reveal…

A League of their own: Medical School honors 19 faculty for excellent care

April 13, 2015

The University of Michigan Medical School (UMMS) on April 6 honored 19 faculty for their commitment to outstanding patient care by inducting them into The League of Clinical Excellence. The Medical…

U-M Health System named among America’s best employers by Forbes

April 10, 2015

The University of Michigan Health System has been named the 26th best employer in the country, out of 500 companies ranked by Forbes on its new America’s Best Employers List for 2015. More…

UMHS gearing up to celebrate more than 2,200 volunteers

April 10, 2015

Volunteer Services oversees more than 2,200 community and student volunteers each year. Included in this number are more than 350 onsite volunteers serving as patient and caregiver advisors and peer mentors…

Learning about curricular transformation: Details spreading via web, word-of-mouth

April 9, 2015

As momentum builds in the transformation of the medical student curriculum — heading toward the faculty vote to take place June 10-24, 2015 — faculty, staff and students have access to a wealth…

U-M Health System named among America’s best employers by Forbes

April 9, 2015

The U-M Health System has been named #26 out of 500 companies on the Forbes America’s Best Employers List for 2015. Forbes partnered with Statista.com to cull data from a survey of more than 20,000 employees…