Monthly Archives: August 2012

Go Blue and Go Mott! Watch the new Michigan Difference commercial

Tune in to the Michigan vs. Alabama game Saturday evening to see the debut of the new C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital television commercial! If you can’t catch the game, watch the commercial online.  

Posted in: UMHS in the News

Fuller Pool Lot parking re-opening

The University of Michigan has leased the City of Ann Arbor’s Fuller Pool parking lot, on the north side of Fuller Road at the swimming pool facility, from Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 – Friday, May 24, 2013. To park in … Continue reading

Posted in: Getting Around

Essential Skills for Successful Leadership (Oct. 11)

This one day workshop is designed to assist faculty in developing the essential leadership and management skills necessary to run a lab, start a program, or manage a center or division. This workshop will highlight topics such as hiring, leadership, … Continue reading

Posted in: Basic Research, Clinical Care, Education, Leadership & Administration

Clinical Innovation, Evidence-based Practice, and Research (Sept. 17 – 18)

The 3rd Annual UMHS Nursing Poster Session – Clinical Innovation, Evidence Based Practice, and Reseach provides faculty and staff the opportunity to learn about advances in nursing practices throughout the health system. The event is held over two days – … Continue reading

Posted in: Events for Faculty, Staff and Students

Howell/Brighton vanpool has immediate opening

A Howell/Brighton vanpool has an immediate opening for one rider. The van runs Monday through Friday, departing each morning at 6:30 a.m. from the park-n-ride at D19 and I-96 in Howell. The van makes one additional pick up at the … Continue reading

Posted in: Getting Around

Learn about our impressive U-M medical students, including the 2012 entering class

8/5/12 White Coat Ceremony at Hill Auditorium.

Each year, a new group of men and women become part of the Michigan tradition when they receive their White Coats and officially become members of the U-M Medical School. This year’s incoming UMMS class includes 177 diverse and talented … Continue reading

Posted in: Accolades & Milestones, Clinical Care, Education, Top Stories

One week until FIGs round 15 starts

Do you have an idea that needs some seed funding? Do you know that FIGs has awarded over 240 projects funding totaling $1.5M? If you have an idea, and need help making it come to light, apply for FIGs funding! … Continue reading

Posted in: Funding/Award Opportunities

Good Oral Health for All – Lofty Goal or Realistic Objective? (Nov. 6)

On Nov. 6 at 12 p.m. at the School of Dentistry, G390 Habib Benzian, D.D.S., M.Sc., Dr..PH., will present Good Oral Health for All – Lofty Goal or Realistic Objective? The talk is sponsored by the School of Dentistry.Contact Information: … Continue reading

Posted in: Clinical & Translational Research, Global Initiatives

Vision Research Seminar featuring Justine Smith (Sept. 20)

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences Vision Research Seminar Series presents Justine Smith, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., associate professor, Ophthalmology, Schnitzer Professor of Ophthalmic Research, associate professor, Cell & Developmental Biology, Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health and Science University.She will present … Continue reading

Posted in: Basic Research

EMERGENCY ALERT UPDATE: Suspects in custody

Update at 9:05 a.m.: Suspects are in Custody.  U-M buildings and ground are safe. —– 8:25 a.m. Shots were fired near Plymouth and Dixboro Roads today at 8:25 a.m. Suspects may be on foot. Police are in the area. Avoid … Continue reading

Posted in: Announcements, Quality, Safety and Environment