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Online course aimed at improving psychiatric medication use gains support

January 19, 2018

Jolene Bostwick, Pharm.D., clinical associate professor of pharmacy and clinical pharmacy specialist in psychiatry, has…

Michigan Medicine offers groundbreaking surgery to restore eye sensation

January 18, 2018

Michigan Medicine surgeons are helping patients who have lost sensation in their cornea regain feeling…

Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine earns national recognition

January 16, 2018

Congratulations to the Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine! The division’s Cystic Fibrosis Care Center was recently awarded the Outstanding Partnership Award at the North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference hosted by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. The award was presented to only 14 care centers nationwide. The U-M Cystic Fibrosis Center is the largest program of its kind in the state and offers a multidisciplinary approach for complete care for patients with cystic fibrosis. The center also has an active research program that gives patients access to new treatments as they become available. In addition, the division’s Sarcoidosis Clinic was…

Michigan Medicine to receive $2.5M for enhancing electronic health data integrity

January 16, 2018

Michigan Medicine will receive approximately $2.5 million for completing a statewide incentive program to improve patient safety, enhance data integrity and reduce workflow. The program, known as Common Key Service (CKS), provides…

Michigan Medicine honored for exceptional women’s health care

January 15, 2018

Congratulations to Michigan Medicine, which was recently named among the 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with a Great Women’s Health Program! The list was compiled by Becker’s Hospital Review and recognizes organizations that provided award-winning programs in women’s health, breast cancer diagnosis and treatment, gynecology and women’s heart care. The hospitals were also lauded for forward-thinking labor and delivery departments and exceptional maternity care. To check out the full list of honorees, click here.

U-M opens second Clinical Simulation Center

January 8, 2018

U-M has officially opened a second Clinical Simulation Center location, more than doubling the…

In first test, specially timed signals ease tinnitus symptoms 

January 4, 2018

Millions of Americans hear ringing in their ears — a condition called tinnitus — but a new study shows an experimental device could help quiet the phantom sounds by targeting unruly…

Ohio couple welcomes Michigan Medicine’s first baby of new year

January 3, 2018

A rivalry was born on New Year's Day as Ohio parents welcomed son Brolin at 1:18 a.m., the first baby born in 2018 at Michigan Medicine. Parents Erika Manis, M.D., a…

Videoconferencing enables clinical education in Ethiopia

January 3, 2018

Ethiopia. It’s a country with limited bandwidth and just a single internet service provider — the government.…