Education

Basics of American Sign Language class begins May 6

Learn to communicate better with deaf and hard of hearing patients you may encounter around UMHS. Class will take place in the University of Michigan Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital, WH L3113 from noon – 1 p.m. This is an 8-week … Continue reading

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Writing Patient-Centered, Easy-to-Read, Educational Materials for Patients and Families (April 22)

All Health System clinicians are invited to participate in the Patient Education Center’s class “Writing Patient-Centered, Easy-to-Read, Educational Materials for Patients and Families”. The class will take place on Tuesday, April 22 from 3-5 p.m. at the Cardiovascular Center, Room … Continue reading

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In the Doctor’s Office – Recovery Friend or Foe? (April 22)

“In the Doctor’s Office: Recovery Friend or Foe?” will be presented by Mark A. Weiner, M.D.; Internal Medicine and Addiction Medicine; and Matthew Statman, LMSW, CAADC; collegiate recovery program manager, University of Michigan Health Services. It’s been said that the … Continue reading

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2014 Dean’s Awards deadlines: Nominate faculty by May 1, staff by June 13

Members of the Medical School community are encouraged to nominate deserving educators, researchers and physicians by May 1, and staff by June 13, for the annual Dean’s Awards Program. The school currently is accepting nominations of faculty members in six … Continue reading

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Pathology Research Seminar featuring Dr. Danica Chen (April 10)

Yujiang Shi, Ph.D., assistant professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School, associate biochemist, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Endocrinology Division, will present “Epigenetic mechanisms of gene activation via histone and DNA demethylation” at the Pathology Research Seminar. He will present on Thursday, … Continue reading

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Basics of American Sign Language classes offered at UMHS

Learn to communicate better with deaf and hard of hearing patients you may encounter around UMHS. Classes will take place in the University of Michigan Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital, WH L3113 from noon – 1 p.m. This is an 8-week … Continue reading

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Writing Patient-Centered, Easy-to-Read, Educational Materials for Patients and Families (April 22)

All Health System clinicians are invited to participate in the Patient Education Center’s class “Writing Patient-Centered, Easy-to-Read, Educational Materials for Patients and Families”. The class will take place on Tuesday, April 22 from 3-5 p.m. at the Cardiovascular Center Room … Continue reading

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Dr. Brian Callaghan to present Neurology Grand Rounds “Choosing from the Neuropathy Test Menu: The Lark versus Paesano” (April 9)

The Department of Neurology is pleased to announce that Brian C. Callaghan, M.D. will present Neurology Grand Rounds, “Choosing from the Neuropathy Test Menu: The Lark versus Paesano,” on Wednesday, April 9. The presentation will be held at 10:30 a.m. … Continue reading

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AMA conference shines spotlight on Medical School education

Ann Arbor became the epicenter for innovation in medical education on Monday, when dozens of leaders from top medical schools around the country, and from the American Medical Association, joined U-M’s own medical education leaders for a unique conference. The … Continue reading

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TOP invites renowned author Clifton Leaf to NCRC (April 16)

Save the date for the upcoming Translational Oncology Special Seminar with renowned author Clifton Leaf who wrote “The Truth in Small Doses; Why We’re Losing the War on Cancer – And How To Win It.” The seminar will take place … Continue reading

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