innovation

How curiosity inspired a new way to predict preterm births

January 12th, 2021

Molly Stout, M.D., MSCI, may have only arrived at Michigan Medicine six months ago, but her innovative spirit has already made a big impact. As the division chief for Maternal Fetal Medicine, she immediately went to work on her passion project — solving the “why” behind preterm births. Click through to learn how Stout and a team of investigators are using innovation to improve patient care!

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Plastic surgeon’s brain-sensing prosthetics work – Fast forwarded with help of a grant from Frankel Innovation Initiative

December 9th, 2020

For more than 12 years, Paul Cederna, M.D, has been following one path after another in search of a way to provide patients with a prosthetic that can move and sense like a normal limb. Now a new grant, awarded by Fast Forward Medical Innovation, will propel his project to the next level. Click through to learn more about the advancements made by Cederna and his team, which exemplify the organization’s core value of innovation!

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