Monthly Archives: October 2012

Water Main Break on Huron Street

A water main break was reported shortly after 3 p.m. today on the westbound side of Huron Street, just to the west of Glen Avenue. The road is narrowed to one lane at Glen, and the left turn lane from … Continue reading

Posted in: Announcements, Getting Around

MEND Research Conference "Metabolic syndrome and environment – insight from North Korean Refugees" (Nov. 2)

The lecture “Metabolic syndrome and environment: insight from North Korean Refugees” will be presented on Friday, Nov. 2 from 3 – 4 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5th floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street. The talk will feature … Continue reading

Posted in: Research Seminars and Events

Research Proposal Writing Workshop at Michigan Union (Oct. 31)

Geared toward writing research grants, the workshop is an overview of the project description from the perspectives of the reviewers. Persuasiveness and relevance will be highlighted. The class takes place Oct. 31 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the … Continue reading

Posted in: Research Seminars and Events

Pathology Research Seminar presents David Lombard (Nov.1)

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The Pathology Research Seminar Series presents David Lombard, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of pathology, University of Michigan Medical School. Lombard will present “New (and old) functions of sirtuin deacetylases” at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Nov.1, in room 4234 Med Sci … Continue reading

Posted in: Research Seminars and Events

New Understanding and Novel Therapies for Migraine (Nov. 7)

The Department of Neurology welcomes Peter Goadsby, M.D., Ph.D., professor of neurology, director, Headache Center, UC San Francisco, honorary consultant, Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond St London.He will present “New Understanding and Novel Therapies for Migraine” on Wednesday, Nov. … Continue reading

Posted in: Events for Faculty, Staff and Students, Research Seminars and Events

Cancer Center Grand Rounds Seminar featuring Natasha Kyprianou, Ph.D. (Nov 5)

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The Cancer Center Grand Rounds Seminar series will feature Natasha Kyprianou, Ph.D., from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine on Monday, Nov. 5. Kyprianou will speak from noon to 1 p.m. in the Ford Auditorium. The title of her … Continue reading

Posted in: Research Seminars and Events

Susan James’ Retirement Reception today

Please join us today in celebrating Susan James’ 25 years at UMHS. A retirement reception is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 3-5 p.m., at the University Hospital Dining Rooms C and D. We will be celebrating Susan’s many contributions … Continue reading

Posted in: Accolades & Milestones

Free flu clinic for UMHS employees at KMS building today

The University Hospitals and Health Centers are offering a free flu shot clinic today, Oct. 31 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. in the KMS Building, 3261 S. State Street.Help UMHS meet its goal of reaching a 90 percent flu … Continue reading

Posted in: Benefits & Perks, Events for Faculty, Staff and Students, Policies & Compliance, Quality, Safety and Environment, Your Health & Wellness

Moving Toward More Rational Care at the End of Life – Without Rationing!

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Presentation “Moving Toward More Rational Care at the End of Life – Without Rationing!” will be held on Monday Nov. 12 in room 1330 of the School of Nursing from 1 p.m.-2 p.m. Featuring: Sally Clark Stearns, Ph.D. from the … Continue reading

Posted in: Events for Faculty, Staff and Students

Holiday book drive event to support Reach Out and Read of U-M (Nov.3)

The kick off for a holiday book drive supporting Reach Out and Read of U-M will be held at the Barnes and Noble store in Brighton on Saturday, Nov. 3. Activities will include a teddy bear clinic from 10:30 a.m. … Continue reading

Posted in: Public Events, You Can Make a Difference