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TONIGHT: CNN’s Sanjay Gupta features Dr. Muraszko in special segment

January 19, 2016

When CNN’s chief medical correspondent had to think of the person who changed his life, Dr. Sanjay Gupta came up with two: his mother and Dr. Karin Muraszko, U-M’s chair of…

Pediatric Palliative Care celebrates 10 years of service

November 4, 2015

Imagine a shortened life lived to the fullest…. At U-M’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, the Pediatric Palliative Care Program has a mission to advocate for the best possible quality of life…

Saving lives at 2,000 feet: Meet a U-M Survival Flight Nurse

September 2, 2015

Elaine Philipson was afraid of heights before she became a Survival Flight Nurse at the U-M Health System. Now she works in jets and helicopters daily, helping patients while flying through…

CHRT, IHPI members share Michigan’s Medicaid expansion experience

September 1, 2015

How did Michigan become one of just six states with a fully Republican-led state government to expand its Medicaid program under the Affordable Care Act? Center for Healthcare Research & Transformation…

National vaccine expert, Dr. Rockwell, blogs on improving vaccine rates

August 10, 2015

In a recent blog post for the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM), Pamela G. Rockwell, D.O., assistant professor, discusses the declining vaccine rates in the U.S. and ways that family medicine or…

Ethical and Legal Issues in Mental Health (Aug. 26)

August 4, 2015

Please join us for a lively discussion of medical ethics. This month's grand rounds features Michael Jibson, M.D., professor of psychiatry.The Bioethics Grand Rounds is sponsored by the UMHS Adult and Pediatric…

From biology to roller derby, Megan Foldenauer documents interests through art

July 20, 2015

Megan Foldenauer, Ph.D., a certified medical illustrator in U-M’s Department of Neurosurgery, was recently featured in a Local 4 News segment to explain why hand-drawn medical images are still so relevant.…

U-M physicians join Institute of Medicine to recommend strong CPR training improvements

July 9, 2015

The Institute of Medicine recently called for our nation’s health care system to foster a culture of action surrounding cardiac arrest, which means making sure more Americans know how to respond…

Christopher Friese, Ph.D., R.N., calls for chemo med protection for health workers

July 6, 2015

U-M School of Nursing assistant professor Christopher Friese, Ph.D., R.N., authored a recent op-ed calling for more safeguards for health care workers who handle hazardous materials. Read more>>