Monthly Archives: February 2013

Update: Reported gas leak resolved

UPDATE — Units are clearing the scene. If you smell gas, call UMPD at 763-1131. No problems were found in the area and each building was checked. updated on Feb 28 2013 4:16 A natural gas leak has been reported … Continue reading

Posted in: Announcements

Chief Brief available to clinical staff

Chief Brief, the Office of Clinical Affairs forum for all medical staff, has just released its February issue. The February issue of the Chief Brief highlights “Safety Call,” a new daily briefing in Children’s and Women’s hospitals intended to improve … Continue reading

Posted in: Announcements

Hubert Yin presenting Pathology Research Seminar today

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The Pathology Research Seminar Series presents Hang “Hubert” Yin, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry, University of Colorado at Boulder. Yin will present “Drugging the undruggable” at 4 p.m. today in 4234 Med Sci I. Web Address: http://www.pathology.med.umich.edu/index.php?t=page&id=1039

Posted in: Basic Research, Education, Research Seminars and Events

Susan Goold quoted in national AP and NY Times stories

In two recent news articles in major national media outlets, Susan Dorr Goold, M.D., MHSA, M.A. of Internal Medicine and the Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine comments on two contentious issues in health care: money and race. … Continue reading

Posted in: UMHS in the News

Rescheduled: Exploring disparities in pharmaceutical care: Implications for kidney disease (April 4)

This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for Thursday, April 4 at 9 a.m. The Thursday research seminar “Exploring disparities in pharmaceutical care: Implications for Kidney disease” will take place at 1420 Washington Heights M1152 SPH Bldg II. … Continue reading

Posted in: Announcements

Understanding Anger Workshop – Its Impact on Self and Others (March 8 &15)

Do you need assistance managing anger more effectively? The UMHS Employee Assistance Program is offering a two-part workshop, Understanding Anger: Its Impact on Self and Others. The workshop will provide you with the knowledge, tools and resources you need in … Continue reading

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

Register now for 2013 Research Education Symposium, Life at the Interface of Genomics and Clinical Care (March 15)

The Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research (MICHR) is pleased to announce that the 2013 Research Education Symposium, "Life at the Interface of Genomics and Clinical Care," will take place on Friday, March 15. The event includes a morning … Continue reading

Posted in: Clinical & Translational Research, Research Seminars and Events

Donations needed to help student run free clinic location rebound from fire

The leadership of a free clinic in Pinckney run by U-M Medical School students is seeking donations to help rebuild after a Feb. 18 destroyed its building. The building, which housed Faith Medical Clinic and the U-M Student Run Free … Continue reading

Posted in: Top Stories, You Can Make a Difference

Taubman Health Sciences Library moves print collection

The moment Taubman Health Sciences Library (THL) director and associate university librarian Jane Blumenthal has been patiently awaiting has finally arrived.“The books are moving,” says Blumenthal, “beginning on March 4.” She expects the move, which will shift the bulk of … Continue reading

Posted in: Benefits & Perks, Computing & Technology

Help fight hunger in your community! Give to the Spring Food Drive (March 21)

The U-M Health System and Rotary Clubs of Ann Arbor, Dexter, Saline and Ypsilanti are partnering to host a spring food drive to benefit Food Gatherers—a non-profit food rescue/food bank serving the needs of our Washtenaw County neighbors, colleagues and … Continue reading

Posted in: Events for Faculty, Staff and Students, You Can Make a Difference