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Lower cancer risk, live healthier with new text messaging program

April 13, 2017

The U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center has partnered with the National Cancer Institute to offer all university faculty and staff Tips4Health, a text messaging program designed to help you meet your health…

Italian romance inspires Life Sciences Orchestra concert

April 13, 2017

From the hills of Rome to the villages of Sicily, classical music inspired by Italy will come to life on Thursday, April 20 on the stage at U-M's Hill Auditorium. That’s…

Apply now for Medical Education Scholars Program

April 12, 2017

The Medical Education Scholars Program — an internationally acclaimed annual program established at the U-M Medical School in 1998 — is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 academic year. MESP provides an opportunity for…

Gifts of Art makes call for exhibitions

April 12, 2017

The Gifts of Art Program is currently seeking submissions for solo and group exhibitions for the 2017-2018 exhibit year. One of the first and most comprehensive arts-in-health-care programs in the U.S.,…

Plan ahead: P2 (patient/visitor) parking structure project

April 11, 2017

Please be advised that a construction project is scheduled to begin next Monday, April 17 in the P2 (patient/visitor) parking structure on the main medical campus. The repairs are vital to the safety of patients and their families and to the longevity of the structure. The project is expected to cause changes to available parking spaces in both the P2 and P3 structures. Plan ahead and alert patients if they will be parking in the area. Here’s what you need to know: The project is expected to close 75 parking spaces in P2 at any one time during the week and…

Blossom by blossom: Elvish ceramics now on display

April 11, 2017

Artist Gabrielle Soltis creates works from an impressive lineage. The story goes that sometime in the early 1700s, a young Danish nobleman by the name of Einar Gyldenstjerne fell in love…

MiChart security: ‘Break the Glass’ phase 2 coming soon

April 11, 2017

MiChart teams will be implementing the second and final phase of the “Break the Glass” (BTG) project on Tuesday, April 25. BTG is one of several new enhancements to the MiChart application and serves two primary goals: Patient Protection: To identify and flag patients who, because of their individual circumstance, may be at higher risk of having their record accessed inappropriately. User Prevention: To deter inappropriate access by MiChart users who have no authorized reason to enter a patient’s record by alerting them when they are about to access a protected record. The first phase of BTG was implemented on…

Service Spotlight

April 11, 2017

Take it up a notch! Spending long periods of time in a hospital bed can be frustrating for patients and let’s face it — there’s only so much reality television one…

Last day to register for Adolescent Health Conference

April 10, 2017

Registration closes today, April 10, for the 2017 Conference on Adolescent Health: Translating Research into Practice. The event — which takes place on April 24-25 at the Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at…