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Workshop: Part-time Research for the Busy Clinician

June 3, 2016

Many clinicians are interested in doing research, but not necessarily as their primary career aspiration. It is often difficult for faculty on the Clinical Track to get dedicated time for research, especially in the absence of grants, which are becoming increasingly harder to get. Join us for this workshop where we will explore strategies and ideas for doing research that can closely align with your clinical field without the necessity of becoming a bench researcher. Facilitated by Peter Farrehi, M.D., Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine and Lisa Jackson, M.D., Associate Professor, Internal MedicineObjectives:Outline novel ideas that can assist faculty in doing research while…

Gifts of Art presents Dimensions: Group Show

June 3, 2016

This group exhibit features a collection of contemporary artist’s books. Many different styles of alternative bindings and printing methods will be shown that often push the boundaries of traditional books and,…

Blue Jeans: A videoconferencing tool for collaboration and scholarship

June 2, 2016

Connect with collaborators and meeting attendees anywhere in the world without worrying about compatibility of software, hardware, or devices using Blue Jeans. Blue Jeans is free to all faculty, staff, students,…

Gifts of Art presents Landscapes Imagined: Oil on Canvas

June 2, 2016

Victoria Veedell creates atmospheric landscape paintings in oil on canvas, capturing the fleeting moments of light in nature. The root of her work is an emotional reaction to the environment, implying…

CVMDF Wednesday Yoga Now at 4:00 pm!

June 1, 2016

The Wednesday yoga class at Cardiovascular Medicine at Domino's Farms will now take place from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., effective today (June 1). Regular yoga practice creates mental clarity and calmness, relieves chronic stress patterns, and sharpens concentration.Classes are held in our medically-supervised Fitness Center; for more information and to get cleared for participating, please call Kari Smith 734-998-5670.   Website: http://umcvc.org/yoga

Healthy Eating Tip of the Month: Eating Seasonally

June 1, 2016

Tired of the “same ‘ole, same ‘ole” when you look at your dinner plate? How about the sticker shock of “fresh” fruits and vegetables at the supermarket? If you answered yes to…

Monthly radiation dosimeters due

June 1, 2016

Monthly radiation dosimeters (“badges”) are due for exchange today (June 1). Please return your May dosimetry to your departmental dosimetry contact and retrieve your June dosimetry. The wear period is printed on…

Cancer and the Vegetarian Diet

May 31, 2016

Are your patients curious about the relationship between their diet and cancer? Or do you just want to learn more about plant-based eating?  If that’s the case, make sure to check…

Snack Attack: The 10 Most Addictive Junk Foods

May 31, 2016

There’s a reason you might reach mindlessly for that second cupcake. The potency and absorption rate of junk food share similarities with those of addictive drugs, a U-M study found.It’s no…