Monthly Archives: November 2012

Vanpool opening for Irish Hills/Clinton area

We’re looking for additional riders for a van pool from the Irish Hills, Clinton and Saline area along US-12. Work hours are 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. with some flexibility. The monthly cost for riders is $25 (pretax payroll deduction), … Continue reading

Posted in: Getting Around

Commit to get fit in 2013 at the Transitions Training Studio

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Don’t let 2013 arrive without a plan for starting a successful exercise program. Whether you’re looking for yourself, assisting an aging parent, or supporting a spouse to get more active, we can help! The Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation … Continue reading

Posted in: Your Health & Wellness

Inspiring doctors of tomorrow

University of Michigan provides mentoring, training to inspire minority students’ interest in medicineANN ARBOR, Mich. – Cass Technical High School has developed a partnership with the University of Michigan Medical School as part of a larger effort to connect the … Continue reading

Posted in: UMHS in the News

Standiford named Executive Medical Director for Ambulatory Care Services

It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of Connie J. Standiford, M.D., as executive medical director for Ambulatory Care Services (ACS) effective December 1, 2012.A professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, Dr. Standiford will direct the administrative, financial … Continue reading

Posted in: Accolades & Milestones, Leadership & Administration

Retirement party for Mila Sarsozo (Dec. 14)

After 25 years of dedication and hard work at the U-M Health System, Mila Sarsozo, BSN is retiring.Please join us for refreshments and snacks to celebrate her commitment to quality nursing and support and to wish her a happy retirement.The … Continue reading

Posted in: Accolades & Milestones, Events for Faculty, Staff and Students

Nineteen U-M scientists and engineers named AAAS Fellows

Nineteen University of Michigan researchers are among 702 newly elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. The new fellows are being honored for their efforts toward advancing science applications that are deemed scientifically or socially distinguished, … Continue reading

Posted in: Accolades & Milestones

MHealthy Health Education Resource Center to host book fair next week

Looking for a great holiday gift? Stop into the On the Go Book Fair hosted by the MHealthy Health Education Resource Center (HERC). The fair will run the week of December 3rd in the lobby of the East Ann Arbor … Continue reading

Posted in: Events for Faculty, Staff and Students

DCM&B Seminar featuring Alex Ninfa (Dec. 5)

The Department of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics Special Seminar will feature Alex Ninfa, professor, biological chemistry, Department of Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan Medical School. The presentation is titled “Robust Metabolic Homeostasis in Reconstituted Biochemical Reaction Networks” and will take … Continue reading

Posted in: Research Seminars and Events

Baby Care Basics class offered in Canton (Dec.5)

Baby Care Basics, offered by the U-M Health System’s MHealthy Health Education Resource Center, is designed to give you a complete head-to-toe look at how to care for your newborn. Topics include bathing, diapering, safety, infant stimulation and much more. … Continue reading

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

MHealthy’s Zumba dance fitness class to start in new year

MHealthy’s Zumba dance fitness class starts Wednesday, Jan.9 and will be held Wednesdays from 12 – 12:45 p.m. in the Wolverine Tower, 3003 S. State Street. Zumba is a dance fitness class based on Latin dance and using international rhythms. … Continue reading

Posted in: Public Events