Monthly Archives: January 2012

Gifts of Art presents Motown & Rock Classics by Danireé Duo (Feb. 2)

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Daniel Goree, from the Pacific Northwest, and Donald “Bopper” Clark, a Michigan local, get together to take listeners on a journey through American music. Both of these musicians, Goree on lead guitar and Clark on bass, have been around the … Continue reading

Posted in: Events for Faculty, Staff and Students, Public Events

Medical Interpreting for Spanish Speakers

Many healthcare organizations have Spanish-speaking staff who could serve as interpreters – with the proper training. UMHS Interpreter Services offers a course – Medical Interpreting for Spanish Speakers – to teach your staff the skills they need to interpret competently. … Continue reading

Posted in: Education, Events for Faculty, Staff and Students, Public Events

Costco to host open shopping weekend for faculty and staff Feb. 2, 3 and 4

Costco at 6700 Whitmore Lake Road in Brighton will once again host an open shopping weekend for U-M staff and their families on Feb. 2 and 3 from 10 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. and on Feb. 4 from 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m., … Continue reading

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Think Pink – Pink Zone Apparel Sale & Women’s Basketball Game

The Women’s Health Program, the Comprehensive Cancer Center and the U-M Women’s Basketball Team are offering three opportunities to support programs that provide assistance to UMHS patients being treated for Breast Cancer. • Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012: Pizza House Benefit … Continue reading

Posted in: Events for Faculty, Staff and Students

Pain in your hips? Trouble being active? Attend a free hip dysplasia seminar

Hip dysplasia can range from barely detectable to a severely malformed or dislocated hip. Its effects can reduce your quality of life. This free public seminar will discuss hip dysplasia in individuals from adolescence through young adulthood (ages 11-35) and … Continue reading

Posted in: Events for Faculty, Staff and Students, Public Events, Your Health & Wellness

Riders needed from Wayne, Westland, Garden City, Canton area

Oh, the weather outside is frightful! Save your cash and sanity and leave the driving to us. We leave Cherry Hill and Hix Road at 6:45 a.m. and arrive at East Ann Arbor campus at approximately 7:15 a.m. We leave … Continue reading

Posted in: Getting Around

Time Management & Technology Strategies for Busy Professionals (Feb. 2)

Everyone wishes they had extra time in their day. Explore the most common areas of productivity loss (and possible gain) affecting many busy professionals today. Come and learn useful strategies for finding at least one extra hour of productivity every … Continue reading

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Dundee vanpool seeks new rider

We depart the Dundee Commuter lot, Monday through Friday at 6:15 a.m. and arrive at the Taubman Center at 6:45 a.m. We depart the Taubman Center between 5:30 and 5:45 p.m. and arrive in Dundee at approximately 6:15 p.m. To … Continue reading

Posted in: Getting Around

Quizlette – Test your knowledge of Advance Directives – Part 5

An Advance Directive is a legal document signed by a competent adult that gives direction to health care providers about who can speak for them when they are deemed to be unable to speak for themselves. 1. A Do-Not-Resuscitate (DNR) … Continue reading

Posted in: Quality, Safety and Environment

34 days until LCME site visit – who, what, where, when

A message from Rajesh S. Mangrulkar, M.D., associate dean for Medical Student Education and Joseph C. Kolars, M.D., senior associate dean for Education and Global Initiatives, and chair, LCME Operations Committee Dear Faculty, Students and Staff, About 150 of our … Continue reading

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