Monthly Archives: November 2013

CMB/Genetics Short Course today

On Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 3 p.m., Michael F. Clarke, M.D., Stanford University will present "Translating basic science" in room M5330 Med Sci I.

Posted in: Research Seminars and Events

Holiday help for local families

HolidayHelp_1384533082371_1.pdf You can make the holidays brighter for a local family in need by supporting the Regional Alliance for Healthy Schools (RAHS) Holiday Help program. Similar to other Adopt-a-Family projects you may have seen, RAHS Holiday Help has a wishlist … Continue reading

Posted in: You Can Make a Difference

Hearing, Balance and Chemical Senses seminar to feature Alan Spector, Ph.D. (Dec. 5)

The Hearing, Balance and Chemical Senses seminar "Discerning the Functional Topography of Gustatory Cortex in a Rat Model" will be held at 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5 in room 5915 of the Buhl Building.The program features Alan Spector, Ph.D., … Continue reading

Posted in: Events for Faculty, Staff and Students

Department of Biological Chemistry Seminar (Dec. 3)

Chuan He, Ph.D., professor, Department of Chemistry at the University of Chicago will present a seminar titled: Reversible DNA and RNA methylation in biological regulation." The seminar will be held in 5330 MS I from 12-1 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. … Continue reading

Posted in: Research Seminars and Events

Suspect charged in homicide of U-M medical student Paul DeWolf

A South Carolina man was arraigned Friday on a charge of open murder in the death of Medical School student Paul DeWolf, who was killed in his Ann Arbor apartment in July.Shaquille A. K. Jones, 21, was arraigned in 14A … Continue reading

Posted in: UMHS in the News

Eight U-M researchers, including three from Medical School, selected as 2013 AAAS fellows

Eight University of Michigan scientists and engineers — including three from the U-M Medical School — have been elected 2013 fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. U-M researchers were among 388 new fellows announced today by … Continue reading

Posted in: Accolades & Milestones

MHealthy asks “where will you Active U” this holiday?

Over the last eight years, faculty and staff have earned more than 50,000 Active U T-shirts. This got MHealthy wondering, where in the world have all those T-shirts been? To kick off the ninth annual Active U program (registration opens … Continue reading

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

Test your alcohol serving size knowledge

To help people be more aware of how many “servings” are really in their favorite cocktail, MHealthy has also created the Alcohol Serving Size Challenge. This quick challenge is a fun, anonymous way for people to raise their awareness about … Continue reading

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Work/Life Resource Center offers lactation support for mothers

The Work/Life Resource Center is focusing on enhancing awareness and support for lactation in response to the needs of breastfeeding mothers returning to work and school, as well as new guidelines from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The … Continue reading

Posted in: Your Health & Wellness

Thanksgiving Day Mass

There will be a Catholic Mass on Thursday, Nov. 28 at noon in the University Hospital Chapel (2 A215).

Posted in: Public Events