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Spread holiday cheer through social work sponsorship program

November 17, 2016

The deadline is approaching for you to help the Department of Social Work provide UMHS families a holiday of joy! The UMHS Social Work Holiday Sponsorship Program has been providing holiday…

Plan ahead and expect delays: W. Medical Center Drive project

November 16, 2016

Please be advised that a project is scheduled to begin next Monday along W. Medical Center Drive. The work is expected to take roughly two days to complete and will likely close one lane of traffic. Be sure to plan ahead and alert patients so they can build in extra time if traveling in the area. Here's what you need to know: Crews are scheduled to repair storm-water catch basins along W. Medical Center Drive beginning Monday, Nov. 21. While there will be no complete road closure, one lane of traffic just north of Catherine is expected to be closed.…

Lecture on concussions in youth sports set for Thursday

November 16, 2016

The 10th Annual Susan B. Meister Lecture in Child Health Policy, which will focus on concussions in youth sports, will take place Thursday from 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. The CHEAR…

Talk Turkey this Thanksgiving

November 16, 2016

While no one likes to think of becoming very sick or injured, our work here at UMHS shows us that these situations happen every day. Because life is unpredictable, everyone should…

Reminder: Use Nov. 17 to ‘Quit For A Day’

November 15, 2016

The American Cancer Society recognizes every third Thursday of November as the Great American Smokeout. As the day approaches, the MHealthy Tobacco Consultation Service is offering the university community a number of services and resources to help smokers plan to quit.Wall of InspirationAnyone visiting the Towsley Center at the U-M Hospital in November can stop by to view the TCS Wall of Inspiration display. It features testimonials from TCS clients who have been successful at quitting tobacco, like Shelia Lorenzen.“This program taught me how to be a non-smoker, prepared me for any challenges I would face, and made a game plan…

Pre-ordering open for Computer Showcase Holiday Kickoff

November 15, 2016

All U-M faculty and staff are invited to the 2nd annual Holiday Kickoff at Computer Showcase on Wednesday, Nov. 30. This is a special sales event features the year’s best discounts…

United Way funds help residents improve their lives

November 14, 2016

A sense of loss has often followed Ann Arbor resident Mary Ryal throughout her years-long…

Plan ahead: M-14 construction projects

November 14, 2016

Please be advised that the Michigan Department of Transportation has rescheduled overnight construction work along M-14 for this week. Plan ahead and expect delays if traveling in the area. Here is what you need to know: Work scheduled from 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15 until 5 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16 A total freeway closure is expected on eastbound M-14 between I-94 and Main Street. As a detour, travel eastbound I-94 to northbound US-23 back to M-14. During this time period, the eastbound M-14 ramp from Maple Road is expected to be closed. Work scheduled from 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16…

Last chance: Women’s health course early-bird registration ends today

November 14, 2016

Today is the last day to receive early-bird discounts for the 24th annual Primary Health Care of Women course. This course, to be held Dec. 15-16 at the Kensington Hotel in Ann Arbor, is presented by the Department of Family Medicine, in partnership with the UMHS Adolescent Health Initiative. The course offers health professionals the opportunity to learn from top-ranked speakers and physicians and provides comprehensive topics essential to the care of female patients. Attendees have the flexibility to register for individual days or to attend the full course. U-M faculty and staff receive a 25 percent discount by using…