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Don’t forget: Make your voice heard in all-staff climate survey

April 18, 2017

Today is your final day to help the university gauge diversity, equity and inclusion on campus! It’s quick and easy — all you have to do is participate in the ongoing all-staff climate survey. The survey takes only about 15 minutes to complete and all responses are strictly confidential. Currently, Michigan Medicine has had a 34 percent response rate, short of the overall goal of 75 percent. The organization needs your help to reach its mark and make this a more inclusive campus for all. “We’re constantly looking for ways to make U-M better for everyone, so hearing directly from…

Last chance to register for Women’s Leadership Summit

April 14, 2017

The Leadership Summit for Women in Academic Medicine and Healthcare is less than a month away and seats are filling up fast! The U-M Medical School has partnered with the School of Public Health, Ross School of Business and Michigan Medicine to co-produce the third annual event on Tuesday, May 2 at the Ann Arbor Marriott. The one-day summit provides connections and inspiration for women in academic medicine and health care, helps them gain insight and accelerates their professional development. This year, attendees will hear from two keynote speakers, Katty Kay, the lead anchor for BBC World News America, and Bertice Berry, Ph.D., an…

Diversity at Michigan Medicine: Join the discussion

April 10, 2017

On Monday, April 24, Michigan Medicine’s Office for Health Equity and Inclusion will host a Diversity Symposium at the Towsley Auditorium to celebrate the organization’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.…

Reminder: Share your voice in all-staff climate survey

April 10, 2017

The university recently launched an all-staff climate survey to gauge diversity, equity and inclusion across campus. Now it’s up to you to share your voice in assessing key climate issues. All staff received a unique link from the third-party research firm SoundRocket with participation instructions and reminder emails are being sent to those who have not yet completed it. Please note that the reminder emails may come from an individual, eg. Scott D. Crawford, as opposed to SoundRocket. The survey takes only about 15 minutes to complete and all responses are strictly confidential. The deadline to take the survey is…

Know your leaders: Watch recent town hall with Michigan Medicine executives

April 5, 2017

Recently, members of the Michigan Medicine leadership team held a town hall to talk to and hear directly from faculty and staff. At the town hall — which was hosted by…

Medical students branch out during final two years

April 4, 2017

At the U-M Medical School, students begin their journey by building a foundation in scientific and clinical education. When students reach their third and fourth years, however, a new phase of…

Impactful leaders celebrate Women’s History Month at Michigan Medicine

March 28, 2017

At Michigan Medicine, leaders take on a variety of different roles each day — and they do so in their own diverse leadership styles. In celebration of Women’s History Month, Headlines…

Share your voice in all-staff climate survey

March 20, 2017

Next week, the university will launch an all-staff climate survey to gauge diversity, equity and inclusion across campus. This is part of the campuswide five-year strategic plan that includes continual feedback…

Michigan Medicine plans joint venture with St. Joseph Mercy Health System in Chelsea

March 15, 2017

Michigan Medicine and the St. Joseph Mercy Health System announced on Wednesday plans to establish a joint venture which will operate the 133-bed St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Hospital in Chelsea, Michigan. The two parties signed a letter of intent launching a due diligence period during which final details of the joint venture will be determined. “Michigan Medicine wants to partner with health care organizations that deliver high quality and high value,” said David Spahlinger, M.D., president of the U-M Health System, the organization’s clinical enterprise. “St. Joseph Mercy Health System has a longstanding, positive reputation for delivering high quality care…