Clinical Training

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

“In the Doctor’s Office: Recovery Friend or Foe?” will be presented by Mark A. Weiner, M.D.; specialist in Internal Medicine and Addiction Medicine and section head for addiction medicine at Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital Ann Arbor; and Matthew Statman, LMSW, … Continue reading

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Advancing Outpatient Diabetes Care (April 26)

On Saturday, April 26 from 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. this conference will take place at The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth. This half-day course is intended for primary care physicians, internal medicine physicians, endocrinologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Rounding Team “Interesting Cases” (April 11)

The lecture “Interesting Cases” will be presented on Friday, April 11 from 2-3 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5th floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street. The talk will feature Drs. Lynn Ang and Jaime Wiebel, fellows, Department of … Continue reading

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Motivating staff through a MiChart transition (May 22)

“Motivating Staff Through a MiChart Transition” will take place on Thursday, May 22 from noon to 1 p.m. at Danto Auditorium. Change and transition may be difficult for anyone, and leading others through a change has its own challenges. Come … Continue reading

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Respecting the Clinician’s Conscience, Protecting the Patient’s Interests – How can we resolve conflicts?

This month’s grand rounds features James F. Childress, John Allen Hollingsworth, professor of Ethics, professor of Medical Education, Institute for Practical Ethics and Public Life, University of Virginia. Boxed lunches will be provided courtesy of the Center For Bioethics and … Continue reading

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Annual Advanced Liver Disease and Liver Transplantation Update (May 16)

LiverCME2014Brochure.pdf The University of Michigan Transplant Center is offering its ninth annual liver disease and liver transplant education program on Friday, May 16 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at the Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel in Novi. This unique educational … Continue reading

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CME – Algorithms for Modern Venous Care (March 15)

Upon completion of this conference, participants will be able to implement the newest advances and standards of care in the diagnosis and management of venous disease including management of acute and chronic deep and superficial venous thrombosis; indications and options … Continue reading

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Dr. Suzanne Ostrand-Rosenberg presents Immunology Research Seminar (April 2)

Suzanne Ostrand-Rosenberg, Ph.D., Robert & Jane Meyerhoff Professor of Biochemistry and professor of biology, at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), will be presenting an Immunology Research seminar at noon on Wednesday, April 2 in 3330 Medical Science I … Continue reading

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CQI Brown Bag – Principles of Infection Control and Asepsis in Preventing Infections (March 20)

The next Continuous Quality Improvement Brown Bag will be on Thursday, March 20 from noon – 1 p.m. in MCHC Auditorium (F2305). This Brown Bag will spotlight “Principles of Infection Control and Asepsis in Preventing Infections”. This presentation will review … Continue reading

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Patient Education ForUM (March 19)

Learn about the best practices in patient education by attending the Patient Education ForUM on March 19, from 3:30 – 5 p.m. at the Rachel Upjohn Building Auditorium – East Medical Campus.Register at https://www.signup4.net/Public/ap.aspx?EID=PATI22E or contact Diana Medina Urbina at … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinical Conference “Risks and benefits of testosterone therapy” (Feb.28)

The lecture “Risks and benefits of testosterone therapy” will be presented on Friday, Feb.28 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive (to access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from the parking … Continue reading

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Immuno-Hematology Symposium to feature clinical and bench research scientists and experts in the field (Feb.28)

All staff and students are invited to the Inaugural Immuno-Hematology Symposium on Friday, Feb.28 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Kahn Auditorium of the Biomedical Science Research Building. This day-long event will feature presentations from clinical and bench research … Continue reading

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Pediatric Grand Rounds – Regulation of Gene Expression in Pediatric Health and Disease today

Dr. Vivian Cheung, investor at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, will be presenting at the Pediatric Grand Rounds on Tuesday, Feb.18 at 8 a.m. in the MCHC Auditorium. Her topic will be: "Regulation of Gene Expression in Pediatric Health and … Continue reading

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Zachary Benet (Irina Grigorova Lab) presents Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar (Feb.19)

Zachary Benet, Ph.D. candidate from the lab of Irina Grigorova, Ph.D., will present his research in progress, “Examining the regulatory role of CCL3/4 during Germinal Center responses" at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation will take … Continue reading

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Free webinar – Primary care management of headaches in children (Feb.26)

This webinar will be presented Wednesday, Feb. 26 from 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. by Steven Leber, M.D., Ph.D., Pediatric Neurology.This free, on-hour presentation will teach participants to:• identify red flag symptoms in pediatric headache patients• discuss criteria for brain imaging … Continue reading

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MEND Clinical Conference Rounding Team "Interesting Cases" (Feb.14)

The lecture, "Interesting Cases," will be presented on Friday, Feb. 14 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive (to access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from the parking lot and go … Continue reading

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MEND Conference "Perinatal Environmental Exposures – Effects on Metabolic Homeostasis and the Epigenome" (Feb. 7)

The lecture "Perinatal Environmental Exposures: Effects on Metabolic Homeostasis and the Epigenome" takes place on Friday, Feb. 7 from 3-4 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms (to access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from the parking lot … Continue reading

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MEND Clinical Conference "Challenges and Opportunities in Insulin Management" (Feb.7)

The lecture "Challenges and Opportunities in Insulin Management" will be presented on Friday, Feb. 7 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive. To access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from the … Continue reading

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Shanna Ashley (Beth Moore Lab) presents Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar (Feb. 5)

Shanna Ashley, Ph.D. candidate from the lab of Bethany Moore, Ph.D., will present her research, “Periostin Regulation of Lung Fibrosis” at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at noon … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinical Conference "Endocrinology of eating disorders" (Jan. 31)

The lecture "Endocrinology of eating disorders" will be presented Friday, Jan. 31 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive (to access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from the parking lot and … Continue reading

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Andrew Vonberg presents Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar (Jan. 29)

Andrew Vonberg, Ph.D., candidate from the lab of Massimo Pietropaolo, M.D., will present his research, “Blocking Pathogenic Cells in Type 1 Diabetes: Using B Cells to Regulate Disease" at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation will … Continue reading

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Dr. Xing Fan presents Cancer Biology Research Seminar on Jan. 29

The Cancer Biology Graduate Program is pleased to feature a seminar by Xing Fan, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of Neurosurgery and Cell & Developmental Biology. Dr. Fan will present “Cancer Stem Cell Niche and Cell of Origin of Brain Tumors” … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinical Conference "Interesting Cases" (Jan.24)

The lecture "Interesting Cases" will be presented on Friday, Jan. 24, from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive (to access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from the parking lot and go … Continue reading

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Joshua Stoolman presents Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar (Jan. 22)

Joshua Stoolman, Ph.D., candidate from the lab of Benjamin Segal, M.D., will present his research, “Roles of IFN? signaling in clinical phenotype of Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis (EAE)" at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation will take … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinical Conference "The Busy Clinicians’ Guide to Academic Writing" (Jan.10)

The lecture "The Busy Clinicians’ Guide to Academic Writing" will be presented on Friday, Jan. 10 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive (To access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from … Continue reading

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Dr. Max Wicha presents Cancer Biology Research Seminar on Jan. 8

The Cancer Biology Graduate Program is pleased to feature a seminar by Max S. Wicha, M.D., professor, Department of Internal Medicine; director, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center; distinguished professor of oncology. Dr. Wicha will present “Clinical implications of the … Continue reading

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Michelle Reed presents Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar (Jan. 8)

Michelle Reed, Ph.D. candidate from the lab of Nick Lukacs, Ph.D., will present her research, “Role of autophagy proteins in innate and adaptive immune responses to respiratory syncytial virus" at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation … Continue reading

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Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar with Nathan Mathewson (Dec. 18)

Nathan Mathewson, Ph.D., candidate graduate student from the lab of Pavan Reddy, M.D., will present his research, “Neddylation plays an important role in the regulation of immunity" at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation will take … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology, Diabetes Clinical Conference "Interesting Cases" (Dec. 13)

The lecture "Interesting Cases" will be presented on Friday, Dec. 13 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive (to access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from the parking lot and go … Continue reading

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Student Run Free Clinic seeking faculty volunteers

The University of Michigan Medical School Student Run Free Clinic (SRFC) is in need of faculty volunteers to operate the clinic, educate medical students and provide care for patients. Specifically, the SRFC is in need of faculty from the departments … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinical Conference "Bring Your Best Cases – Come Prepared to Discuss" (Dec. 6)

The lecture "Bring Your Best Cases – Come Prepared to Discuss" will be presented on Friday, Dec. 6 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive.To access Lobby G, enter Lobby H … Continue reading

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Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar with Beth Lubeck today

Beth Lubeck, Ph.D., candidate graduate student from the lab of Phil King, Ph.D., will present her research, “Regulation of cardiovascular system and T cell development by RasGAPs" at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation will take … Continue reading

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Conversion Disorder Journal Club (Dec. 4)

The next Conversion Disorder Journal Club meeting will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 4, at 5:30 p.m. in C&W 12-745A. The article being discussed is PMID: 22772662, "Motor and Somatosensory Conversion Disorder: A Functional Unawareness Syndrome?" Contact Steven Leber for … Continue reading

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MEND Rounding Team "Interesting Cases" (Nov. 22)

The lecture "Interesting Cases" will be presented Friday, Nov. 22 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive (to access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from the parking lot and go downstairs).The … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology and Diabetes Clinical/Research Conference (Nov.15)

The lecture "Identifying genes for type 2 diabetes using genome wide association and sequencing studies" will be presented on Friday, Nov. 15 from 2-3:15 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5th floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street.The talk will … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology and Diabetes Clinical/Research Conference (Nov.15)

The lecture "Identifying genes for type 2 diabetes using genome wide association and sequencing studies" will be presented on Friday, Nov. 15 from 2-3:15 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5th floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street.The talk will … Continue reading

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Immunology Research Seminar with Dr. Danielle Kroetz (Nov. 13)

The Graduate Program in Immunology will present Danielle Kroetz, Ph.D., pathology research fellow in the lab of Steven Kunkel, Ph.D. Dr. Kroetz will present "The role of the histone methyltransferase Setdb2 in immunity to influenza infection" from 12 – 1 … Continue reading

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Cancer Biology Research Seminar to feature Wayne State University School of Medicine’s Bruce Berkowitz (Nov. 20)

The Graduate Program in Cancer Biology Research seminar speaker this month will be Bruce Berkowitz, Ph.D., professor, Department of Anatomy /Cell Biology /Ophthalmology at the Wayne State University School of Medicine and director of Small Animal MRI Facility.He will present … Continue reading

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Cancer Biology Research Seminar with Dr. Ray Esper (Nov. 6)

The Graduate Program in Cancer Biology will present Ray Esper, M.D., Ph.D., hematology/oncology fellow in the lab of Dean Brenner, M.D. Esper will present "Adipokines act via mTOR to regulate human mammary stem cell self-renewal" from 4-5 p.m. on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar with Andrew Kocab (Oct. 30)

Andrew Kocab, pre-candidate graduate student from the lab of Colin Duckett, Ph.D., will present his research, “Characterization of CD30-induced NF-?B” at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at noon … Continue reading

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Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar with Andrew Kocab (Oct. 30)

Andrew Kocab, pre-candidate graduate student from the lab of Colin Duckett, Ph.D., will present his research, “Characterization of CD30-induced NF-?B” at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at noon … Continue reading

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Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar with Andrew Kocab (Oct. 30)

Andrew Kocab, pre-candidate graduate student from the lab of Colin Duckett, Ph.D., will present his research, “Characterization of CD30-induced NF-?B” at the Graduate Program in Immunology Research Seminar Series. The presentation will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at noon … Continue reading

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Practical Solutions to Common GI Problems – What the Internist Really Needs to Know (Nov. 16)

This course will be of interest to primary care practitioners – including internists, family physicians and general practitioners, gastroenterologists and surgeons. Gastroenterology trainees will find this course valuable. Physician assistants, nurses and nurse practitioners providing primary care for gastrointestinal disorders … Continue reading

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Cancer Biology Research Seminar with Phillip Palmbos, M.D., Ph.D. (Oct. 23)

The Graduate Program in Cancer Biology is pleased to present Phillip Palmbos, M.D., Ph.D., medical oncology fellow in the American Board of Internal Medicine Physician Scientist Training Program, in Dr. Diane Simeone’s Lab. He will present "The Role of ATDC … Continue reading

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Contemporary Issues in Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Management (Oct. 26)

This program will take place Saturday, Oct. 26 from 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth.This course will be of interest to primary care physicians, general practitioners, internists, medical oncologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists, radiologists, … Continue reading

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10th Annual IBD update for the practicing physician (Nov. 2)

The annual IBD update will take place on Saturday, Nov. 2 from 7:45 a.m. – 12:50 p.m. at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth.This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of gastroenterologists, physician assistants, general practitioners, … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinical Conference "Interesting Cases" (Oct. 18)

The lecture "Interesting Cases" will be presented Friday, Oct. 18 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5th floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street.The talk will feature Phillip Gorden, M.D., director emeritus and senior investigator, National Institutes of … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinical Conference MEND Rounding Team "Interesting Cases" (Oct. 11)

The lecture "Interesting Cases" will be presented on Friday, Oct. 11 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive (to access Lobby G, enter Lobby H from the parking lot at go … Continue reading

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26th Annual Update in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine (Oct. 10-11)

The 26th Annual Update in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine takes place Thursday – Friday, Oct. 10-11.The program will be held from 7:30 a.m. – 5:10 p.m. on Thursday and 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on Friday at the Sheraton … Continue reading

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New information on UMHS Patient Education Clearinghouse

Noteworthy patient education materials on diabetes, VTE, heart failure and other topics were recently added to the UMHS Patient Education Clearinghouse.Working Together to Prevent Blood Clots is a 7-minute video intended for all hospitalized adult patients. The video explains in … Continue reading

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Gary Hammer presents Cancer Biology Research Seminar (Sept. 24)

The Graduate Program in Cancer Biology is pleased to present Gary D. Hammer, M.D., Ph.D., Millie Schembechler Professor of Adrenal Cancer; director, Endocrine Oncology Program; director, Center for Organogenesis. He will present “Translating Adrenal Stem Cells: Order out of Chaos … Continue reading

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Patient Education ForUM (Sept.18)

Learn about the best practices in patient education by attending Patient Education ForUM on Sept.18, from 3:30 – 5 p.m. at the Rachel Upjohn Building Auditorium – East Medical Campus.Sign up here or contact Diana Medina Urbina at dianau@umich.edu or … Continue reading

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U-M Department of Internal Medicine lists CME courses

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The U-M Department of Internal Medicine Continuing Medical Education is excited to announce its upcoming courses: State of the Art: Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Thursday, Sept. 12, Midland Thursday, Sept. 19, Novi 26th Annual Pediatric Board Review Sunday-Friday, Sept. 15-20, … Continue reading

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Experience the new Medical School website on any device; provide feedback

The University of Michigan Medical School on Aug. 21 launched a new website at http://medicine.umich.edu/medschool. What’s New?• Refreshed content that tells the story of the Medical School’s educational, clinical and research communities.• Modern polish that showcases our work to prospective … Continue reading

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Patient Education ForUM (Sept.18)

Learn about the best practices in patient education by attending Patient Education ForUM on Sept.18, from 3:30 – 5 p.m. at the Rachel Upjohn Building Auditorium – East Medical Campus. Contact Diana Medina Urbina at dianau@umich.edu or 647-5645 to register. … Continue reading

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“Bring your Best Cases” presented at Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinical Conference (Sept. 6)

The lecture “Bring your Best Cases – Come Prepared to Discuss” will be presented on Friday, Sept. 6 from 2-3 p.m. in Lobby G, Large Conference Room, Domino’s Farms, 24 Frank Lloyd Wright Drive.  To access Lobby G, enter Lobby … Continue reading

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Why should you take U-M’s online refresher on regulatory compliance and clinical study operations?

Because there must be 50 ways to fail in research, for those who are not well prepared.Maybe you see a glimmer in your funding picture, you’re brimming with confidence, and you’re going full speed ahead with a great clinical research … Continue reading

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Advanced insulin pump skills class for adults (Aug. 21)

Adults who use any brand of insulin pump are encouraged to attend this new class to learn how to fine-tune their pump skills. The class is offered by the Adult Diabetes Education Program of the U-M Comprehensive Diabetes Center. Learn … Continue reading

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Cytoscape – Going from Raw Data to a Publishable Image (Sept. 9)

This hands-on workshop hosted by the Taubman Health Sciences Library takes place Monday, Sept. 9 from 9 – 10:30 a.m. at the Taubman Learning Center, 2802 Medical Sciences Building 2.The workshop will demonstrate the use of Cytoscape, an open source … Continue reading

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Cytoscape training focuses on plugins (Sept. 16)

Come improve your Cytoscope skill on Monday, Sept. 16 from 9-11 a.m. at the Taubman Learning Center, 2802 Medical Sciences Building 2. This hands-on workshop, hosted by the Taubman Health Sciences Library, will present an overview of Cytoscape, an open … Continue reading

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Medical Interpreting for Spanish Speakers – Fall 2013

Many health care organizations have Spanish-speaking staff who could serve as interpreters – with the proper medical interpreter training. Medical Interpreting for Spanish Speakers teaches them the skills they need to interpret competently. The course provides a 60-hour introduction to … Continue reading

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Free educational tools from Family Medicine and Open.Michigan

The Department of Family Medicine has partnered with Open.Michigan to release new versions of their education modules. The modules contain videos, text and tests and serve as learning tools for family medicine residents. The new modules were developed in the … Continue reading

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Need help developing your research skills? Try the AAMC MERC Program for faculty

The AAMC Medical Education Research Certificate (MERC) program is intended to provide the knowledge necessary to understand the purposes and processes of medical education research, to become informed consumers of the medical education research literature, and to be effective collaborators … Continue reading

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Clinical Teaching – Not Another Boring Lecture (Sept. 25)

Learn how to improve your presentation skills in lectures and use the latest technology to keep your students and colleagues engaged. Presented by Sally Santen, M.D., Ph.D., Helen Morgan, M.D., Jocelyn Schiller, M.D. and Meg Wolff, M.D., the course will … Continue reading

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How to Effectively Supervise and Teach Residents – Entrustment & Autonomy for Faculty (Sept. 19)

In this session, we will discuss the factors of professional entrustment, explore resident perceptions of autonomy and preferred learning environment, and strategies to enhance resident learning within this framework. Presented by Sally Santen, M.D., Ph.D., Nadia Juneja, M.D., Katie Saxon, … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Clinical Conference "Surprises, pitfalls and oddities – the x in SDHx" (June 28)

The lecture "Surprises, pitfalls and oddities – the x in SDHx" will be presented Friday, June 28 from 2-3 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5th floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street.The talk will feature Tobias Else, M.D., fellow, … Continue reading

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Broadcast: Maintaining a Complete and Accurate Medical Record (June 27)

The Joint Commission Quality & Safety Network is presenting a live broadcast entitled “Maintaining Complete and Accurate Medical Records” on Thursday, June 27, from 2-3 p.m Program details are available at http://www.med.umich.edu/i/quality/edu/2013_06_JCRQSN.pdf. The objectives of the program are to: •Identify … Continue reading

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Cushing’s disease – Challenges in Management (June7)

The lecture "Cushing’s disease: Challenges in Management" will be presented on Friday, June 7 from 2-3 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5ht floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street.The talk will feature Nalini S. Shah, M.D., D.M., professor & … Continue reading

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Teaching Quality Improvement and Patient Safety in the Context of Everyday Clinical Work (June 11)

The purpose of this workshop is to teach and model basic Quality Improvement and Patient Safety principles in everyday clinical work. Faculty are the most important teachers in this environment and having faculty teach basic QI/PS is increasingly important as … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology and Diabetes Clinical Conference "Thyroid Case Presentation" (May 31)

The lecture "Thyroid Case Presentation" will be presented Friday, May 31 from 2-3 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5th floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street.The talk will feature Maria Papaleontiou, M.D., fellow, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of … Continue reading

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Teaching Quality Improvement and Patient Safety in the Context of Everyday Clinical Work (June 11)

The purpose of this workshop is to teach and model basic Quality Improvement and Patient Safety principles in everyday clinical work. Faculty are the most important teachers in this environment and having faculty teach basic QI/PS is increasingly important as … Continue reading

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Venkat Keshamouni presents Immunology Research Seminar (May 29)

The Graduate Program in Immunology is pleased to present Venkat Keshamouni, Ph.D., assistant professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care. He will present “TGFB-mediated Tumor Tolerance Mechanisms in Lung Cancer” from 12-1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29 … Continue reading

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Dr. Carey Lumeng presents Immunology Research Seminar (May 22)

The Graduate Program in Immunology is pleased to present Carey Lumeng, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases. He will present “Adipose tissue immunology in obesity” from noon to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 22 in the Abel … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Conference "Fellows Research Seminar" (May 17)

The lecture "Fellows Research Seminar" will be presented on Friday, May 17 from 2-3:15 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5th floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street.The talk will feature Elizabeth Buschur, M.D., fellow, Department of Internal Medicine and … Continue reading

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New Huron Valley Ambulance Volunteer Team to hold informational meeting (May 16)

An informational meeting for the Huron Valley Ambulance Volunteer Team meets May 16 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at HVA – 1200 State Circle, Ann Arbor.You will receive information about our two volunteer teams – Medical First Responders and Administrative … Continue reading

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Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Fellows Research Seminar (May 10)

The lecture "Fellows Research Seminar" will be presented Friday, May 10 from 2-3 p.m. in Brehm Tower/Kellogg Eye Center, 5th floor, Cure Room #5050, 1000 Wall Street.The talk will feature Irida Balili, M.D., fellow, Department of Internal Medicine and Nevin … Continue reading

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Peer-Reviewed Publication Options for Educators (May 20)

Are you interested in learning how to submit to peer-reviewed curriculum sites such as MedEdPORTAL? Join Peer-Reviewed Publication Options for Educators on May 20 from 9-10:30 a.m. in BSRB Seminar Rooms A&B. This session will be facilitated by Monica Lypson, … Continue reading

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A. Gordon Smith delivers Neurology Grand Rounds/Taubman Visiting Professor Lecture (May 8)

A. Gordon Smith, M.D. professor of neurology and chief, division of neuromuscular medicine at University of Utah School of Medicine, will present, “The conundrum of diabetic neuropathy—new models for therapeutic development,” at the May 8 Neurology Department Grand Rounds and … Continue reading

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The Imaging and Neuroscience of Traumatic Brain Injury presented at research summer school

The WSU program for Traumatic Brain Injury Research (PTBIR) invites the scientific community at large interested in Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) research, to attend the 2013 summer school. Entitled "The Imaging and Neuroscience of TBI", the program will be held … Continue reading

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Dr. Gordon Smith to deliver Neurology Grand Rounds/Taubman Visiting Professor Lecture (May 8)

A. Gordon Smith, M.D. professor of neurology and chief, division of neuromuscular medicine at University of Utah School of Medicine, will present, “The conundrum of diabetic neuropathy—new models for therapeutic development,” at the May 8 Neurology Department Grand Rounds and … Continue reading

Posted in: Clinical & Translational Research, Clinical Training, Events for Faculty, Staff and Students, Professional Development, Research Seminars and Events, Research Training