Monthly Archives: October 2013

Cancer Center Special Seminar featuring Patricia Ernst, Ph.D. (Nov. 4)

A Special Cancer Center Seminar will be held on Monday, Nov. 4, featuring Patricia Ernst, Ph.D., from Norris Cotton Cancer Center. The title of her talk is “Lessons from the MLL 1 proto-oncogene: self-renewal and epigenetic regulation in hematopoiesis and … Continue reading

Posted in: Research Seminars and Events

The Joys of Grandparenting – Ann Arbor (Nov. 16)

When you become a grandparent, there will be some surprises in store. Learn the latest trends in childcare, child-rearing practices, safety and much more. We’ll also discuss the joys (and challenges) of being a grandparent, how you can support your … Continue reading

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

Dad’s Having a Baby, too! (Nov.7)

Join us for "Dad’s Having a Baby, too!" on Nov. 7, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the Jones Family Center on the 2nd floor of C.S. Mott Children’s and Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital. Our experts will address some of … Continue reading

Posted in: Your Health & Wellness

Grief Support Group meets today in the University Hospital

Adjusting to a loss, duration of grief, and the impact of grief on family and work are some topics to be explored today at 11 a.m. in the University Hospital, Room 2G207. The Grief Support Group offers support and counseling … Continue reading

Posted in: Your Health & Wellness

ER study finds 1 in 10 older teens misuse Rx painkillers and sedatives

With prescription drug abuse at epidemic levels nationwide, and overdoses killing more people than auto accidents in many states, a new University of Michigan study provides striking new data about the misuse of potent prescription painkillers and sedatives by teens … Continue reading

Posted in: Basic Research

Cancer Center Special Seminar featuring Patricia Ernst, Ph.D. (Nov. 4)

A Special Cancer Center Seminar will be held on Monday, Nov. 4, featuring Patricia Ernst, Ph.D., from Norris Cotton Cancer Center. The title of her talk is “Lessons from the MLL 1 proto-oncogene: self-renewal and epigenetic regulation in hematopoiesis and … Continue reading

Posted in: Research Seminars and Events

The Joys of Grandparenting – Ann Arbor (Nov. 16)

When you become a grandparent, there will be some surprises in store. Learn the latest trends in childcare, child-rearing practices, safety and much more. We’ll also discuss the joys (and challenges) of being a grandparent, how you can support your … Continue reading

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

Symposium on Affordable Care Act brings national health policy experts, media to U-M

On Nov. 4, national health care policy experts and prominent media members will come together for a dynamic discussion on the past and present communication of the Affordable Care Act. The event, “Hearsay or Fact: A Symposium on the Communication … Continue reading

Posted in: Public Events, Top Stories

Dad’s Having a Baby, too! (Nov.7)

Join us for "Dad’s Having a Baby, too!" on Nov. 7, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the Jones Family Center on the 2nd floor of C.S. Mott Children’s and Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital. Our experts will address some of … Continue reading

Posted in: Your Health & Wellness

Grief Support Group meets today in the University Hospital

Adjusting to a loss, duration of grief, and the impact of grief on family and work are some topics to be explored today at 11 a.m. in the University Hospital, Room 2G207. The Grief Support Group offers support and counseling … Continue reading

Posted in: Your Health & Wellness