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First-ever Annual Report released

February 17, 2016

First-ever Annual Report Released For UMHS, 2015 was a banner year for innovative advances in patient care, education, and research.  The organization just released for the first time a high-level annual…

U-M researcher receives $6.5M grant to target cancer stem cells

February 8, 2016

What would you do if you had the money? For Max S. Wicha, M.D., the answer was clear. And now the National Cancer Institute has given him the money. Wicha has received…

U-M researcher receives $6.5M grant to target cancer stem cells

February 8, 2016

What would you do if you had the money? For Max S. Wicha, M.D., the answer was clear. And now the National Cancer Institute has given him the money. Wicha has received…

U-M researcher receives $6.5M grant to target cancer stem cells

February 8, 2016

What would you do if you had the money? For Max S. Wicha, M.D., the answer was clear. And now the National Cancer Institute has given him the money. Wicha has received…

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…